Samsung Galaxy S4 Update Arrives for Sprint

The Sprint Galaxy S4 is a mystery.

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

My iPhone 5 4G LTE connection remains strong.

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 […]

Samsung Officially Announces U.S. Galaxy S4 Availability for April

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It’s official. After Samsung had debuted the Galaxy S4 flagship Android phone at a New York City event last month, there was speculations about when the device would launch for the U.S. market, with what processors and what the official specs are. Now, we have most of the details as Samsung has just issued a […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 Release Date: More Proof of April U.S. Release

The AT&T Samsung Galaxy S4 release date is pegged for April 26th on AT&T, the first for the U.S.

Additional proof that the AT&T Samsung Galaxy S4 release date will arrive on April 26th comes on the heels of the Staples document which tipped three Galaxy S4 release dates including T-Mobile and Verizon. The leak pointed to an AT&T Samsung Galaxy S4 release date on April 26th and a Verizon Galaxy S4 release date over a […]

Verizon Offers $1.5 Bilion For Clearwire Spectrum Licenses

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Verizon offered $1.5 Billion to buy spectrum leases from Clearwire, which Sprint currently owns half of, The Wall Street Journal reports. Clearwire recently listed such an offer by a “Party J” in a securities filing on Friday, and The Wall Street Journal‘s sources identify the company as Verizon. Verizon doesn’t want to buy Clearwire, it just wants […]

Dish Network Wants to Buy And Bundle Sprint

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Just months after Sprint announced that it would sell itself to Japanese mobile carrier Softbank, communications company Dish Network has introduced a rival bid for the company. After news of a rival-bid to Softbank’s purchase of Sprint this past weekend, Dish Network publicly announced that it had submitted a $25.5 billion bid to purchase and […]

New Galaxy S3 Color Hits Sprint Ahead of Galaxy S4 Release

The Sprint Samsung Galaxy S3 comes in purple, but no word on the Samsung Galaxy S4.

Sprint confirmed a new Samsung Galaxy S3 color is on the way to the carrier, even though the unlimited data carrier has yet to talk about a Sprint Galaxy S4 release date or pre-order. The purple Samsung Galaxy S3 is no surprise, as it showed up in leaks for the past several weeks, but Sprint […]

The 5 Best T-Mobile Smartphones [April, 2013]

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With a new approach to how it does business and an arsenal of upcoming devices, T-Mobile has made a big splash in a year that is only a little more than three months old. Armed with its new 4G LTE network, new data plans and devices like the iPhone and the HTC One, T-Mobile is […]

The 5 Best Sprint Smartphones [April, 2013]

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Like AT&T and Verizon, Sprint is also going to be getting a bit of a boost to its smartphone lineup during the month of April. The boost will help to enhance an already solid smartphone lineup at the Now Network, a lineup that many smartphone shoppers will likely be looking at over the course of […]

Samsung Galaxy S3 Price Drops as Galaxy S4 Release Nears

The Samsung Galaxy S4 is driving the trade in price for the Galaxy S3 down.

The Samsung Galaxy S3 is now available for as little as $10 as carriers and resellers plan for the fast approaching Samsung Galaxy S4 release date. The Samsung Galaxy S3 is less than a year-old, but the phone’s successor is on the way to U.S. carriers like AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint and Verizon as early as […]

Galaxy S4 Makes a Layover at FCC Before Sprint, MetroPCS Launch

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It looks like as we’re nearing the availability of Samsung’s flagship Galaxy S4 Android smartphone in the U.S., we’re finally beginning variants of the phone appear at the FCC for regulatory approval. The latest variants of the Galaxy S4 that’s beginning to show at the FCC are for U.S. carriers Sprint Nextel and MetroPCS, the […]