Sprint to Bring HTC EVO 3D to Virgin Mobile as EVO V 4G

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The HTC EVO 3D, announced approximately a year ago for Sprint’s 4G WiMax network, will soon be getting a new home on Sprint-owned prepaid carrier Virgin Mobile. The phone is headed to Virgin Mobile with the new branding of EVO V 4G as soon as this summer if rumors hold true. The device is said […]

HTC EVO One Rumor Roundup: Features and Release Date

HTC EVO One Rumor Roundup: Features and Release Date

On April 4th, HTC and Sprint will be announcing a new collaboration between the two companies. These are of course, the same two companies that launched the iconic HTC EVO 4G back in June of 2011 as well as its follow-up, the HTC EVO 3D, in June of 2011. Needless to say, anticipation is high […]

A Look At How the HTC EVO 4G Was Designed

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Many of you out there either own an HTC EVO 4G or have owned one in the past. If you’re not a part of that group, then you probably know somebody that wields one or has done so in the past.And if you somehow don’t find yourself nodding in approval, you probably can appreciate awesome […]

Sprint Set to Retire the HTC EVO 4G

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With the release of the HTC EVO 3D we knew it would only be a matter of time before Sprint decided to put the HTC EVO 4G down but we had no clue when it would be doing so. Today, SprintFeed has supplied us with what amounts to a smartphones eulogy as a leaked document […]

Hulu Plus Arrives for HTC ThunderBolt, Wait for Netflix Continues

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Back on June 23rd, Hulu rolled out its Hulu Plus application for Android. Problem was, it was only available for six devices including the Nexus One, Nexus S, HTC Inspire 4G, Motorola Droid 2, Motorola Droid X, and the Motorola Atrix. Not a bad crop but there were definitely some key phones left out. Today, […]

HTC EVO 4G Available for Free at Amazon And Wirefly

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If you’re a little weary about getting an EVO smartphone with 3D and want don’t mind getting an older member of the EVO family, then you probably want to look at the deals that Amazon and Wirefly have up for the EVO 4G ahead of the HTC EVO 3D’s launch on Sprint. It’s not shocking […]

HTC EVO 4G Update Starts Rolling Out, Fixes Broken Netflix

HTC EVO 4G

Today is June 20th and you know what that means right, HTC EVO 4G owners? It means that Sprint, as we learned a couple of days ago, has begun pushing out an update that fixes a host of things including a fix for that nasty SMS bug as well restoring compatibility with Netflix. It’s currently […]

HTC EVO 4G Update Rolling Out June 20th, Will Fix Netflix

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Update: The update that fixes Netflix has begun to roll out. HTC EVO 4G owners have been dealing with a broken Netflix application since the arrival of Android 2.3 Gingerbread back on June 3rd. It appears that the nightmare is going to end soon as an OTA update is scheduled to roll out in just […]

HTC EVO 4G Gingerbread Update Kills Netflix Support

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Update: Fix is on the way. This isn’t good, HTC EVO 4G owners. This isn’t good at all. It looks like the EVO 4G”s recent bump to Android 2.3 Gingerbread has caused Netflix to go haywire, haywire in the sense that playback has stopped working. It’s bad enough that it appears that the app has […]

HTC EVO 4G Gingerbread Update Now Available

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Today is the day HTC EVO 4G owners as Sprint has made the EVO’s Android 2.3 Gingerbread update available for manual installation as promised and from the looks of things, the update is a massive one. Those who have seen the update say it’s around 110MB, so be prepared to wait a little bit while […]

HTC EVO 4G Gingerbread Update Will Be Available June 3rd

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Sprint has come right out and confirmed what we all believed to be the official roll out date for the HTC EVO 4G Android 2.3 Gingerbread update, that date of course being June 6th. It also confirmed another little tidbit we believed to be true, that the update would be available for manual installation on […]

The 5 Best Big Screen Android Phones

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So, you’re looking for a new Android smartphone. One of the big decisions you’re going to have to make is how big you want the display to be. You can go compact at 3.8 inches, you can grab a medium sized one at 4 inches or you may want a smartphone with a big screen. […]

HTC EVO 4G Gingerbread Update Coming Soon? (Updated)

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HTC EVO 4G owners have been patiently waiting for an update to Android 2.3 Gingerbread ever since it was announced back in December. It now appears that the wait might be over as Sprint is now referring to the device as now having Android 2.3 on their official website. If you head here to Sprint’s […]

Netflix App for Android Arrives for Select Devices

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Finally, after what seemed like an eternity, the official Netflix application for Android has arrived on the Android Market. However, there is some bad news that comes attached to the app, something that is surely not going to sit well with a good amount of Android owners. It’s only available for select phones and that […]

The 5 Best Android Smartphones [May, 2011]

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Recently, we had a look at the 5 best Android phones coming out this summer and now, we present to you what we here at GBM think are the five best Android smartphones on the market right now for the four major carriers in the U.S . There are some new phones and there is […]

Ultimate Android 2.3 Update List: Which Phones Will Get Gingerbread?

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Back in December, Google announced that the Android 2.3 Gingerbread would follow Android 2.2 Froyo as the next operating system coming to Android OS smartphones. As of today, April 21st, there are only 3 phones that currently boast official Gingerbread leaving many device owners to wonder: Am I going to be getting Android 2.3 Gingerbread? […]

HTC EVO 4G and HTC ThunderBolt Getting Gingerbread by End of June

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While it should come as no surprise that the HTC EVO 4G and the HTC ThunderBolt would be getting Gingerbread at some point, the news that it will be coming before the end of June should certainly come as a pleasant revelation. According to a report from UnwiredView, the HTC ThunderBolt will be getting the […]

Android Activations Visualized on Video

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It’s no secret that Android device sales have skyrocketed in the past year, but it’s still amazing to see to watch the activation numbers visualized in the below video from the official Android Developers YouTube channel. The video shows Android getting off to a very slow start in late 2008 before exploding onto the scene […]

Sprint Preparing Itself for an iPhone Launch?

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Recent changes to Sprint’s HTC EVO 4G flagship Android smartphone television commercials observed by Beatweek suggests that the Now Network may be preparing itself for an iPhone launch in the future. The EVO 4G commercial was recently seen amended with the quote the EVO was a superior option to the iPhone 4 removed. Rival Verizon […]