Samsung Transform Ultra Now Available on Sprint

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Following the lead of its pre-paid subsidiary Boost Mobile, Sprint is now offering the Transform Ultra for sale in its stores for just $70 with a two-year contract and a $50 mail in rebate. The handset, an evolution of the Samsung Transform announced a year ago with Sprint ID, will be more widely available beginning […]

Nokia Windows Phone Speculated to Not Arrive in U.S. Until 2012

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While the world may be looking on with anticipation to see the metamorphosis of Nokia from a Symbian handset-maker to a Windows Phone partner this Wednesday at Nokia World, the first phones running Microsoft’s new Mango software update won’t be available in the U.S. market until 2012 according to the latest speculation. Nokia is expected […]

LG DoublePlay Rumored for Launch on T-Mobile on Nov. 2

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In addition to the speculated HTC Radar 4G Windows Phone Mango launch on November 2nd, T-Mobile USA may also be eyeing the same day to launch the Android-powered LG DoublePlay. Both handsets were announced previously and most recently, T-Mobile’s website had listed both handsets as coming soon. The LG DoublePlay is perhaps more geared at […]

iPhone 4S Pre-Orders Now Beginning to Ship to Sprint Customers

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If you’ve struggled through the chaos of pre-ordering your iPhone 4S at midnight Pacific Time on October 7, 2011, you must be wondering when your order was shipping, and if it would ship in time for when the flagship Apple smartphone launches to retail channels on October 14. Well, if you’re a Sprint customer, you […]

3 Reasons to Pre-Order Your iPhone 4S Tonight

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With a multi-country international roll-out of the flagship iPhone 4S starting just after midnight Pacific Time, you’re probably wondering if you should pre-order the device, wait til launch date, or where to get the device from, whether it’s your carrier (AT&T, Sprint, or Verizon), and we’ve got you covered with the best place(s) to get […]

T-Mobile’s Massive November Smartphone Launch Gets Detailed

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As the sole carrier left without an iPhone in its portfolio, T-Mobile will be making up for lost ground come this November with a massive roll out of multiple Android smartphone and tablet models. Deployment of new devices actually begin in October with several feature models and November will usher in the remainder of T-Mobile’s […]

iPhone Announcement: AT&T, Sprint Come Out Ahead With Cheaper Pricing

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With today’s iPhone announcement, U.S. carriers AT&T and Sprint seem to be the favored carrier as far as pricing and plan goes. Though Apple has not disclosed specific information about model availability at this point for different carriers, the iPhone maker has announced that the 8 GB iPhone 3GS will continue to sell for free. […]

T-Mobile Planning to Launch 6 New Devices on Nov. 2

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November 2nd may be a big launch day for T-Mobile USA. The fourth largest U.S. carrier being the sole carrier of the big four to go without an iPhone may be making up for lost iOS love with a launch of six new devices. It’s unclear which devices the carrier will launch or if all […]

Sony Ericsson Brings XPERIA Ray Android Smartphone to U.S. Unlocked

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The good news is that the XPERIA Ray is finally arriving on U.S. soil with an official announcement from its maker, Sony Ericsson. Unfortunately, the bad news is that it appears that Sony Ericsson had failed to form any carrier agreements to offer the Android smartphone at a subsidized cost with a two-year contract and […]

HTC Amaze 4G Coming to T-Mobile End of October?

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The HTC Amaze 4G, also known by its codename as the HTC Ruby, may be launching on T-Mobile USA sometime in October. According to Cellphone Signal, the device will debut on the carrier in the next few weeks, though the site did not detail when that would be specifically. The rumored launch time frame would […]

HTC Ruby Coming Soon to Telus in Canada

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It looks like if you’re eyeing the high-end HTC Ruby smartphone in Canada, you may want to hop to Telus as the carrier is said to be the exclusive carrier for the smartphone in Canada. The HTC Ruby is also expected to land on T-Mobile‘s 4G HSPA+ network in the U.S. The device will feature […]

Galaxy Tab 8.9 Landing at Best Buy on 9/22

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With Samsung having announced the Galaxy Tab 8.9 in March at the Spring CTIA trade show, we’re only finally getting word on the device’s release. The Galaxy Tab 8.9 will be an Android Honeycomb tablet that follows in the footsteps of its larger Galaxy Tab 10.1 brother, but offers a more compact 8.9 inch display. […]

HTC Vigor Now Rumored to Land on Oct. 13 as HTC Droid Incredible HD

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While recently, we’ve been hearing that the HTC Vigor will be landing under the HTC Thunderbolt 2 moniker, a recent leaked document suggests that the earlier Droid Incredible HD name may be the final branding once the phone lands on October 13th. The authenticity of the leak and accuracy of the information is unknown at […]

Will Apple’s iPhone 5 Announcement Kill CTIA Fall News This Year?

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Apple has a long history of over-shadowing major rival trade shows. When the company participated in the MacWorld expo years ago, that show had coincided with the International CES convention held in the early part of January in Las Vegas. Apple had strategically utilized the original aluminum-clad iPhone’s announcement at MacWorld in 2007 to lure […]

Exclusive: AT&T Employees Begin iOS 5 Training

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An AT&T corporate retail store employee in the Northern California area had informed me that area employees are beginning their iOS 5 training this weekend, suggesting that the elusive iPhone 5 may be launching soon. According to recent chatter, the iPhone 5 is rumored to be made available for purchase in the early October time […]

Sprint BlackBerry Curve 9350 Delayed Until October

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Sprint had just announced that its newly unveiled BlackBerry Curve 9350 is missing its targeted September launch date. The non-touchscreen BlackBerry 7 OS smartphone will instead be launching a few weeks later on October 2nd, according to the Now Network, due to ‘unexpected circumstances.’ The Curve 9350, while being a consumer-centric smartphone with the Bold series […]

HTC EVO 3D Coming to Best Buy in Purple

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In addition to soon being available in white for Radio Shack, the HTC EVO 3D for Sprint’s Now Network may also be coming in purple at some point in the future as a Best Buy exclusive. The flagship smartphone is currently available in black, but once it gets a purple coating, the purple will be […]

Post-Anna, Nokia Promises Symbian Belle Update for N8, C6, C7, E6, E7, X7 in Q4

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Now that Anna is beginning to roll out for current-generation Symbian^3 devices, including flagships like the Nokia E7 and N8, the company is looking forward to the future towards Symbian Belle, promising that the new software update will launch ” from the fourth quarter onwards for earlier Symbian 3 devices.” It’s unclear what fourth quarter onwards […]