Android Invasion: Hot Devices Driving Google's OS Blockbuster


Android Attack

Google's Android is everywhere you look these days, and according to researchers, its growth has been astounding; Canalys reported 886 percent year-over-year growth in shipments of Android-based smartphones in the second quarter.

Android has emerged as a viable competitor to leading mobile device OSes from Apple, Research In Motion, Microsoft and others, and its presence isn't just in smartphones, either. Here's a look at some of the hottest Android devices in the galaxy -- smartphones and beyond -- that helped pave the way for Android's glory and are setting it up as a mobile powerhouse well beyond 2010.