August Launch Dates Leaked for BlackBerry Bold on Telus, Rogers

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*+-It looks like Canadian carriers Rogers and Telus may be offering the touchscreen-enabled BlackBerry Bold 9900 ahead of the August 31st launch date on T-Mobile USA. Both Canadian carriers are expected to carry the handset in August. The Bold 9900 from Research in Motion, which brings back the iconic Bold 9000 design, will be landing […]

Nokia Not Launching Windows Phone 7 Handset on August 17th

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*+-An earlier invitation sent out as a joint press event between Nokia and Microsoft for August 17th at a game conference in Cologne, Germany had led many to speculate that the date may be the official unveiling of Nokia’s debut Windows Phone 7 handset, codenamed Sea Ray. However, as it turns out, sources to This […]

Orange Switzerland Shows September 15 Launch Date for MeeGo Nokia N9

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*+-It looks like September may shape up to be a pretty busy month. Along with back to school, the ninth month of the year may be host to the launch of new Windows Phone 7 hardware with the Mango software update, potentially the launch–or announcement–time for Apple’s iOS devices, and now also the consumer availability […]

BlackBerry Bold 9900 Launching on T-Mobile End of August?

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*+-The touchscreen-enabled and powerful BlackBerry Bold 9900 is nearing launch, but until now we haven’t heard of an official launch date. Thanks to Phone Arena‘s tipster, who sent the blog a picture of an early promotional material, it looks like the BlackBerry Bold 9900 will launch on August 31st. The device will be available with […]

Is Microsoft Confident? Windows Phone 7 Mango Launching Alongside New iPhones

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*+-Microsoft may be confident–or over-confident–as the Windows Phone-maker is gearing up for a massive September launch of devices from partners running the Mango operating system. The key here is that the launch this year will be timed to happen alongside Apple’s next-generation iPhone, which would debut new hardware and the iOS 5 software to consumers. […]

August Launch of Verizon Galaxy S II May Lack 4G LTE

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*+-Based on Motorola’s conference call, Droid-Life is deducing that if the Sasmung-made Galaxy S II is launched in August, that device would lack 4G LTE. The reasoning behind this is due to Motorola CEO Sanjay Jha stating that the Droid Bionic launching in September would be the first phone in the world to feature both […]

Sony Ericsson XPERIA Arc Smartphone Launching in U.S. in August

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*+-Sony Ericsson will be launching its flagship XPERIA Arc Android smartphone in the U.S. market starting this August for $600 unlocked. Unfortunately, as the manufacturer wasn’t able to secure any carrier agreements, the device won’t be offered at this time with a contract for a discounted and subsidized price tag. As such, the $600 price […]

More Evidence Points to an 8/4 Launch Date for Motorola Droid Bionic

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*+-There are now two camps for the launch date of the Motorola Droid Bionic, a device widely believed to be Verizon’s flagship 4G LTE smartphone. One camp seems to think that the device will be launching sometime in September, while a second camp optimistically believes that the Droid Bionic will land in early August. The […]

[Updated] Leaked Droid Does Landing Page Reveals $300 Droid Bionic Price

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*+-Update: According to Phandroid, the image is a fake Photoshopped picture.  Those who are eagerly awaiting for Verizon Wireless to release the flagship dual-core Motorola Droid Bionic on its 4G LTE network can expect to pay $300 for the 4.3-inch qHD display smartphone on contract at launch. An early leak of the DroidDoes.com landing page […]

Archos G9 Series Tablets Pack a Lot of Punch in Affordable Price Package

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*+-Archos has announced that its G9 series of slate–available in either an 8- or 10-inch size with various storage capacities–will be shipping this September starting at just $300, which is lower than the $400 base price of the popular Android Honeycomb-powered Asus Eee Pad Transformer tablet. The two models, the 8-inch Archos G9 80 and […]

AT&T Nabs Exclusivity with Sony S2 Android Tablet

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*+-Sony has announced that its S2 dual-screen Android tablet will be arriving in the U.S. complete with 3G/4G HSPA+ support–sorry, no LTE–for AT&T’s network. Aside from that, neither Sony nor AT&T are yet commenting on specific pricing nor exact availability for the S2 tablet at this time. With an AT&T exclusivity, a mobile broadband-enabled version […]

Sony to Offer S1 Tablet for Pre-Order in September in UK

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*+-It looks like the Sony S1 tablet may be going on sale this fall and Sony UK may be offering the company’s debut Android tablet for pre-order as early as September. At this time, the September date is for the UK and no information is known about U.S. availability. The leaked documents align with the […]

T-Mobile Launching Samsung Hercules in September?

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*+-The Samsung Hercules Android smartphone may be launching this September on T-Mobile USA with an impressive, yet conflicting, array of specs. The smartphone will either be a Samsung Galaxy S II variant or a variant of the single-core, but capable, Samsung Infuse 4G found on U.S. carrier AT&T. TmoNews is reporting a late September launch […]

XPERIA Arc Now Available in U.S. Through Sony

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*+-The Sony Ericsson XPERIA Arc, first showcased at CES, is now finally making its way over to the U.S. after having been available for some time now internationally. The impeccably slim 8.7 mm handset features a curved design, 4.2-inch WVGA display with Sony’s Reality Display Bravia Engine to feature vivid colors, an 8-megapixel camera with […]

HTC Status & LG Thrill May Be Coming to AT&T in July

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*+-It looks like the LG Thrill 4G and the HTC Status may have been tipped for launches on AT&T this month. According to an image obtained by Android Central, LG’s glasses-free 3D phone and HTC’s “Facebook phone” will both be launching sometime in July. The leaked image (bottom) shows what appears to be an internal inventory […]