T-Mobile BlackBerry Bold 9900 4G Now Available for $300

Bold 9900

Today is August 31st. And that means that a new BlackBerry device, arguably the best one ever made, has officially landed on T-Mobile. That’s right. The heralded BlackBerry Bold 9900 with 4G HSPA+ capabilities has finally landed after long last and it is now available over on T-Mobile’s website for a whopping $300 on a […]

Why The T-Mobile Galaxy S II Didn’t Get A Release Date

T-Mobile Galaxy S II

Yesterday was launch day for the Samsung Galaxy S II in the United States. We got some hands-on time with both Samsung Galaxy S II models from AT&T and Sprint and we saw the announcement of T-Mobile’s Galaxy S II device. And while Samsung may have got the branding right for these new handsets, it […]

Spec Showdown: Droid Bionic vs Atrix 4G vs Photon 4G

Droid Bionic Comparison

So you’re looking to get a new Motorola phone that runs on one of the various 4G networks in the United States. While weighing your options,  you may have stumbled upon a trio of well known devices. The first, the still unannounced but very real 4G LTE enabled Motorola Droid Bionic on Verizon. A second, […]

HTC Puccini/Jetstream Honeycomb Slate Confirmed with AT&T 4G LTE


It looks like we now have confirmation that the 10-inch HTC Puccini Android slate will be shipping to AT&T’s 4G wireless network with LTE network support. The device is reported by Engadget to be in the testing phase and should be available soon. When launched, the HTC Puccini should give the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 […]

4 New Smartphones Launched This Weekend on AT&T, Sprint


A total of four new smartphones launched this past weekend for consumer purchase on both Ma Bell and the Now Network in the U.S. Users interested in 3G and 4G devices now have a few more options from both BlackBerry and Android camps on Sprint and AT&T, with the former launching 3 new devices while […]

HTC: Puccini 4G Tablet Launching in September or October


HTC’s chief financial officer has unofficially confirmed that the company’s debut 10-inch Android Honeycomb slate will be launching sometime in the September or October time frame. The HTC Puccini was originally believed to be a 4G LTE slate that will be a larger version of the HTC Flyer or HTC EVO View 4G 7-inch tablet […]

Nationwide 4G Speedtest Showdown!

4G showdown winner

Who has the best 4G coverage in the nation? What about in your neighborhood? Well. If you live in Atlanta, Chicago, New York City, Orlando or San Francisco, the Laptop Mag Nationwide 4G Showdown can help you compare service and speed of 4G service. The nationwide 4G test covers all the major carriers and included help […]

LG Thrill 4G Appearing in Best Buy’s Buyer’s Guide


The glasses-free 3D LG Thrill 4G for AT&T is now showing up inside retailer Best Buy’s Buyer’s Guide publishing, suggesting that the handset is close to launch. When it launches, the glasses-free 3D capabilities of the phone will pit the AT&T variant against Sprint’s HTC EVO 3D with both devices sporting a glasses-free 3D display, […]

Samsung Hercules Revealed to be T-Mobile Galaxy S II

Samsung Hercules

Remember last week how I theorized that the Samsung Hercules was probably going to be T-Mobile’s version of the Samsung Galaxy S II? Well, lo and behold, it appears that that theory has come true as over the weekend, TMoNews was able to snag some photos of what apparently is a Samsung Hercules with Galaxy […]

Amazon Listing Hints Galaxy Tab 8.9 with 3G Dropping in UK on Aug. 11


A listing by a private seller on Amazon’s UK site may give hints that Samsung’s Galaxy Tab 8.9, the smaller sibling to the recently released Galaxy Tab 10.1, tablet will be landing complete with 3G HSPA wireless networking on August 11. The more portable 3G-enabled Galaxy Tab 8.9 will retail for £605 when it lands. […]

HTC Sensation Offered on Sale at Target for $130 Mid-August?


According to early leaked retail materials, Target may soon offer a special promotion for the recently launched T-Mobile USA HTC Sensation 4G Android smartphone. The flagship device, with its qHD displat, dual-core 1.2 GHz processor, and the latest build of HTC Sense on Android Gingerbread, can be had for $130 starting on August 14th if […]

AT&T Announces Three New 4G BlackBerry Smartphones

AT&T Torch 9810

RIM is busy today and has dropped an avalanche of new devices upon the world finally making some of the devices we’ve seen leaked for months official. A few of those devices were made official by AT&T earlier today as the mobile carrier plans to offer the BlackBerry Torch 9810 starting in August and will […]

Samsung Hercules Headed to T-Mobile on September 21st?


The mythical Samsung Hercules, a device that many believe could be T-Mobile’s first HSPA+ 42Mpbs enabled smartphone, finally has a possible release date thanks to a vague road map leak that surfaced over the weekend at TMoNews. The road map doesn’t reveal any specific names so we’ve had to guess a little bit here but […]

After Tiered Data Plans, AT&T Turns to Data Throttling Ahead of iPhone 5 Launch


When Apple had launched its first aluminum-clad iPhone, industry-watchers had said that the Cupertino, California Mac-maker had changed the wireless industry. Not only did the iPhone brought mass attention to the smartphone industry and begin the process of consumerizing smartphones, but also the device ushered in a low-cost $20 data plan that included unlimited data […]

T-Mobile Promotes New Gingerbread-Powered LG G2X with Free Price Tag


Now that the T-Mobile G2X has re-appeared on T-Mobile’s portfolio of Android smartphone, the carrier is running a promotion through July 28th that will make the dual-core offering from LG for free with a two-year contract. The phone was initially plagued with some random rebooting problems initially, but it seems that the carrier and LG […]

HTC Sensation 4G On Sale for 50% Off at Target


For those who are unwilling to shell out the $200 asking price for the HTC Sensation 4G with a two-year contract with T-Mobile, Target may be able to sweeten the deal with a sale on the device. The retailer will be offering the device for just $100 with a two-year contract for one of HTC’s […]

Motorola Prepping GSM Variant of Droid Bionic for Rival Carrier AT&T?


While the Droid Bionic is slated to arrive sometime this summer as the flagship 4G LTE Android smartphone for Verizon Wireless, its manufacturer Motorola may also be preparing to launch a variant of the smartphone on rival carrier AT&T. The phone would slot in on AT&T’s lineup as a more advanced model of the Motorola […]

T-Mobile Rolls Out Maintenance Update for Android Sidekick 4G


T-Mobile had begun alerting customers and users pf the Android-powered Samsung-made Sidekick 4G that will provide some improvements to the device, though the update isn’t actually a new iteration or version of the Android operating system. As such, T-Mobile still advises customers to accept this maintenance update release as it will fix bugs and improve […]