BlackBerry’s Next Flagship May be The BlackBerry A10 In November

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BlackBerry’s successor to the BlackBerry Z10 is the all-touchscreen BlackBerry A10 according to a report from CNet. The rumored BlackBerry A10 would replace the Z10 as BlackBerry’s flagship device sometime this November according to the report. With the phone BlackBerry reportedly hopes it can better compete with popular high-end phones like the iPhone 5 and […]

Sprint’s Vital Flagship Android Phone Could Be a Winner

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Sprint Nextel, which already offers popular flagships like the HTC One and the Samsung Galaxy S4 on its network, may bring a new self-branded flagship in the form of the Sprint Vital. The phone, which will be manufactured by Chinese firm ZTE, will bring some high-end specs that will make the Sprint Vital competitive against […]

Sprint Shares Galaxy S3 Love With Prepaid Boost, Virgin Mobile

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At the CTIA trade show, wireless carrier Sprint had announced that it will be offering the Samsung Galaxy S3 smartphone to its wholly-owned prepaid brands Virgin Mobile USA and Boost Mobile. The arrival of the Galaxy S3 on these prepaid networks would make the phone the most high-end and fully featured device to launch on […]

Boost Mobile Wallet App May Be the Most Useful Digital Wallet Yet

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Sprint-owned prepaid Boost Mobile may be launching the most useful digital wallet thus far for its customers. Leveraging the wireless industry CTIA Spring show, Boost is showing that it understands its customers with the launch of a digital wallet app, that unlike Google Wallet or ISIS, will work with online merchants rather than physical brick-and-mortar […]

Zact: MVNO With Truly Personalized Plans and Integrated Parental Controls

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Zact is an MVNO that’s leveraging Sprint’s mobile network, but the startup will be differentiating its offerings from competitors with truly personalized calling and data plans as well as deeply integrated parental controls to help keep kids safe on the mobile Internet. Though the personalized calling plans are great–and are designed to save consumers some […]

The 5 Best Sprint Smartphones [May, 2013]

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While the start of the new year was relatively quiet in terms of new releases for Sprint and other carriers in the United States, the past couple of weeks have been kind and those looking to pick up a new smartphone on the Now Network are in luck as the carrier has added some new […]

LG Optimus G2 With Snapdragon 800 Possibly Pops Up On Sprint Website

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An unnamed LG smartphone with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 recently showed up in the code for a Sprint web page, could hint at the rumored LG Optimus G2. Android Police first spotted the page with references to the phone as well as the phone’s filings with Bluetooth SIG. The phone uses Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 800, which […]

iDEN Push-to-Talk Riding Off Into the Sprint Sunset at End of June

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Users who are on the Sprint Nextel network and are using the iDEN side of things for push-to-talk will have until the end of June to migrate their service as Sprint will be shutting down the iDEN network on June 30th. iDEN’s push-to-talk had been a strong selling point for Nextel and new owner Sprint […]

Nexus 4 LTE with Android 4.3 Allegedly Benchmarked

This AnTuTu benchmark allegedly shows a Nexus 4 LTE model.

The Nexus 4 is allegedly getting an upgrade at Google I/O to run on LTE and if this benchmark is legitimate to run Android 4.3. The Google Nexus 4 debuted in late 2012 to a messy launch that prevented many users from buying the smartphone until earlier this year. The smartphone runs stock Android with […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 Update Arrives for Sprint

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Following its first weekend of availability, users of the Samsung Galaxy S4 on Sprint now have their first update. Since there’s no actual changelog, users are left to speculate on what, if any, changes the update might bring. Read: Samsung Galaxy S4 Review   PhoneArena believes that since the update changed the device’s build ID […]

iPhone Coming to Boost Mobile This Fall?

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Sprint-owned Boost Mobile is speculated to be offering Apple’s iPhone come this fall, becoming the fourth prepaid carrier in the U.S. to offer the smartphone. The iPhone is already supported on Sprint’s other pre-paid network, Virgin Mobile USA, and the arrival of the iPhone on Boost may come as little surprise given that Sprint is […]

Verizon vs. Sprint 4G LTE In New York City

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Verizon undeniably has the largest 4G LTE network in the U.S. while other carriers like Sprint are doing their best to rollout their networks, but the question is how fast are the speeds where LTE is available? Using a Verizon iPhone 5 and a Sprint HTC One review unit we were able to test Sprint’s […]

Sprint HTC One LTE Connectivity Issue in Select Markets?

The HTC One is having some trouble pulling in a 4G LTE signal in pre-launch Sprint LTE markets, like in San Francisco, California.

It looks like the Sprint HTC One may have some troubles connecting to 4G LTE signal in areas where Sprint has not officially announced LTE rollout. I’ve read through several forums where users are having problems across the country in pre-release Sprint 4G LTE markets. I have been able to confirm that this may also […]

Speedtests: LTE Speeds to Expect for Your Galaxy S4 and HTC One

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We had extensively reviewed Samsung’s hot Galaxy S4 and the HTC One flagship smartphones, and those devices are the ones to beat for 2013 so far. Now, we’re going to examine how the Galaxy S4 and the HTC One will perform, at least in the San Francisco Bay Area, with the leading 4G LTE networks […]

BlackBerry Announces $250 Price for Q10 in U.S

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It looks like the beloved BlackBerry tactile experience will come at a premium, at least in the U.S. when it launches. BlackBerry has confirmed that the BlackBerry Q10, a smartphone with a portrait style QWERTY keyboard running on a new release of the BlackBerry 10 operating system called BlackBerry 10.1, will retail for $249.99 with […]

Sprint Quietly Updates Galaxy S3 to Hold Over Users Until Galaxy S4 Launch

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Sprint has quietly rolled out a software update to its Galaxy S3 smartphone from Sasmung, bringing a number of improvements to the device with the most notable feature being the inclusion of Samsung’s simul-tasking Multi-View windows. The update was announced yesterday launches today, bringing the version number to L710BPMD4. Sprint advises that the update will […]

HTC One Deals Land at Sam’s Club for AT&T and Sprint

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The brand new HTC One for AT&T is on sale at local Sam’s Club mobile phone kiosks for about $175 with a new two-year contract. Current AT&T customers can also upgrade if they’re eligible and willing to extend their commitment for another two years. This represents one of the best out-the-door prices we’ve seen for […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 Price Drops $31 on AT&T

The first big Samsung Galaxy S4 deal arrives days ahead of the release.

The Samsung Galaxy S4 is now just $168 for new AT&T customers, marking a $31 price drop for the 16GB AT&T Galaxy S4 — and users can pre-order the Galaxy S4 at their local Walmart. This is the lowest Samsung Galaxy S4 price we’ve seen, almost $100 cheaper than the Sprint Samsung Galaxy S4 for […]