Sony Xperia S Smartphone Now Shipping Worldwide

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The Sony Xperia S smartphone, which was announced last month at the Consumer Electronics Show, is now shipping globally and users can begin to save up for the handset if they choose. The smartphone will be the first device to abandon the Sony Ericsson branding as Sony takes over the mobile operations from the former […]

T-Mobile USA Announces Galaxy S Blaze 4G Pricing, Availability

This will be T-Mobile’s second announcement for the Galaxy S Blaze 4G. After having announced the device earlier this year at the Consumer Electronics Show without any details of availability. It seems now the carrier is ready to let the cat out of the bag with the Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G and T-Mobile USA […]

Huawei Ascend P1 S Coming to China in March

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Last month at the Consumer Electronics Show, Chinese manufacturer Huawei made a big splash with its elegantly refined Android Ice Cream Sandwich-sporting Huawei Ascend P1 S, a slim smartphone that’s even sleeker than the Motorola Droid RAZR. The phone packs a lot of punch into a svelte package, including a dual-core 1.5 GHz CPU, 8-megapixel […]

Samsung Debunks Galaxy S III March Launch Date

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After having announced that the third-generation Galaxy S III flagship Android smartphone would miss the anticipated February Mobile World Congress launch in Barcelona, Spain, there were rumors circling that the device may see a March release when Samsung France had sent out some press invitations. Now, it appears that the March date is also off […]

Samsung Holding Separate Galaxy S III Launch Event in 1H 2012

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While originally anticipated for launch at Mobile World Congress this month, Samsung had changed its mind and floated around dates for the successor to the Galaxy S II flagship smartphone. The third generation device, widely believed to be called the Galaxy S III or Galaxy S 3, is now slated for a separate Samsung-specific launch […]

Sprint to Introduce Budget-Friendly 7-Inch Tablet

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A leaked document reveals that Sprint is planning to launch a budget-friendly 7-inch Android tablet for just under $100 on the 3G Now Network. News of the tablet comes just on the heels of Sprint placing the HTC EVO View 4G, which at the time of launch was and is a high-end 7-inch slate, on […]

HTC to Take the Stage at MWC to Announce New Smartphones on 2/26

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The ‘quietly brilliant’ smartphone-manufacturer has begun sending out media invitations to its event in Barcelona for February 26 during the trade show Mobile World Congress. In the past, HTC has used MWC to introduce its worldwide lineup of GSM smartphones with a few of those devices re-branded to reach the U.S. market, and the invitation-only […]

Iconia Tab A510 With Tegra 3 Expected in Europe in April at €500

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Acer is expected to make its second quad-core tablet, the Iconia Tab A510, in Europe starting in April for the price of €500. The tablet will follow Acer’s more premium Iconia Tab A700. Though both devices feature a quad-core Tegra 3 processor and a 10.1-inch display, the Iconia Tab A700 ups the resolution to a 1080p […]

Intel, LG to Introduce Medfield-Powered Smartphone at CES

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In a short week, Intel and LG are set to introduce a smartphone powered by the former’s Mefield chipset. The resulting consumer smartphone is expected to ship in March. According to 9to5 Google, Intel Korea head had told the Korean Times that “Intel’s chief executive Paul Otellini will release Intel’s first Android smartphone using our […]

Leaked Document Suggests Droid 4′s Launch Pushed Back to February

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The Motorola Droid 4, an Android handset with a QWERTY slide-out keyboard and 4G LTE support on Verizon’s network, was speculated to arrive today, December 22. Given that there hasn’t been any word of a release from Verizon nor Motorola, we can assume that the handset won’t be coming today. Additionally, it appears that Verizon […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus May Not Launch Until December 15

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While the speculated launch date for the Verizon 4G LTE edition of the Galaxy Nexus came and gone without the smartphone being released, we’re now hearing that the device may land on Verizon’s network starting on December 15, or two days after the December 13 launch date that we had reported earlier. The new mid-month […]

Transformer Prime Gets Another Speculated Release Date

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The saga over the official release date for Asus’s next-generation Eee Pad Transformer Prime tablet, which promises quad-core Tegra 3 processing power, is getting to quite the soap opera. Originally pegged for a November 28th release, the Transformer Prime was later anticipated for December 9th. Now, Gamestop’s computer inventory system has it that the Transformer […]

Verizon Samsung Galaxy Nexus December Launch Confirmed

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While the Galaxy Nexus has already gone on sale in Europe, those in the U.S. will have to look on a little bit longer with anticipation. Fortunately, though, Samsung has confirmed that the flagship Google experience Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich smartphone is coming in December, though, unfortunately, Samsung did not give an exact launch […]

Entry-Level Samsung Illusion Headed to Verizon November 23

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It looks like in addition to the high-profile launches of the Droid RAZR and the HTC Rezound along with the anticipated launch of the Galaxy Nexus, Verizon Wireless will not be leaving the entry-level smartphone market unattended. The carrier is expected to launch the Samsung Illusion, a 3G Android smartphone, on its network starting November […]

AT&T Launching 3 New Android Smartphones on Nov. 20

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In addition to expanding 4G LTE to six new markets and the Galaxy Tab 8.9 LTE for its network, AT&T will also be launching three new Android smartphones on November 20. The three Android handsets were announced earlier this fall at CTIA in San Diego, California in October, and now we have the launch date for the […]

Asus Announces Transformer Prime, But Is It Priced Too High?

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After having made a brief cameo in Asia, the Transformer Prime is now officially announced by Asus. The slate will come with an updated quad-core Tegra 3 chipset and a higher entry price point of $500, up by $100 from the original Transformer, and is due in December for shipment, contrary to earlier rumors that […]

T-Mobile Announces Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus

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T-Mobile USA tonight announces its latest tablet addition to its 4G HSPA+ portfolio in the form of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus, which is an enhanced and updated version to the Galaxy Tab 7 that was offered on the nation’s fourth largest carrier last year. With the new Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus, T-Mobile announces […]

T-Mobile Announces Samsung Exhibit II 4G

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The Samsung Exhibit II 4G will be made available with a two-year contract and also without a service agreement as a T-Mobile exclusive in the U.S. beginning on October 27. The affordable entry-priced smartphone will cost $200 without a contract and $30 after a $50 mail in rebate and two-year service agreement. Available initially on […]

T-Mobile Announces Galaxy Tab 10.1, Springboard Launch Dates

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After having announced that the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 and T-Mobile Springboard by Huawei tablets will be arriving on T-Mobile’s 4G HSPA+ network, the nation’s fourth largest carrier is now giving consumers a date on when that arrival is supposed to take place. T-Mobile USA is announcing that its HSPA+ variant of the Galaxy Tab […]