Give Best Buy Your Old Phone, Get $50 Towards a Droid RAZR

Give Best Buy Your Old Phone, Get $50 Towards a Droid RAZR

Starting on April 8th, Best Buy will start accepting old smartphones in return for $50 towards a new Motorola smartphone. The deal applies to three Motorola handsets including the Motorola Atrix 2 for AT&T, the Motorola Photon 4G for Sprint and the Motorola Droid RAZR for Verizon’s 4G LTE network. Verizon’s Droid RAZR is a […]

Video: Android Voice Actions Claim Victory Over Siri


One of the biggest selling points of Apple’s iPhone 4S is Siri, the voice-activated virtual assistant that can give you directions, help you text a friend or help you plan your daily schedule. Well, Motorola wants you to know that there is a feature on Android that can do those things as well. And, if […]

Motorola Photon 4G Price Falling to $100 Soon

Motorola Photon 4G

For those of you looking to get a solid smartphone for a solid price, especially those of you who do a lot of traveling, you’ll be delighted to know that Sprint is preparing to drop the price of the global capable Motorola Photon 4G down to a mere $100 once January 15 rolls around. For […]

Win a Photon 4G and a Year of Telenav GPS

Motorola Photon 4G giveaway

Do you have a new smartphone at the top of your holiday wishlist? How about a year of GPS navigation service to make sure that you don’t get lost while you ring in the new year with friends and family. If that sounds like a great deal, then GottaBeMobile and TeleNav have just the contest […]

CTIA: Lapdock 100 Hands-On for Sprint Photon 4G, Coming 10/21 (Video)

Photon rubber

At the CTIA trade show in San Diego, California, Sprint had a Lapdock 100 on display that’s compatible with the Webtop-enabled Motorola Photon 4G Android smartphone. The Lapdock, when connected to the Photon 4G’s micro USB and HDMI ports, brings out the Webtop environment, allowing users to experience their smartphones on a larger, laptop-like display, […]

Motorola Photon 4G Headed to U.S. Cellular as Motorola Electrify

Motorola Electrify

Remember the Motorola Photon 4G for Sprint? Well, it’s not a Sprint exclusive any longer as U.S. Cellular has announced that it will be launching it as the Motorola Electrify later this month for $199 with a new two-year contract. That price will come after a $100 mail-in rebate. So, for those of you that […]

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, […]

The 5 Best Android Smartphones [August, 2011]


It’s that time of the month again and we have thrown together five Android phones, currently on the market, that we think are the best that money can buy. Now, before you go out and buy one of these, keep a couple of things in mind. One, obviously, you may not agree with this list. […]

Motorola Photon 4G Bootloader Gets Unlocked

Motorola Photon 4G

It’s time to pull out some champagne and rejoice because the bootloader of the Motorola Photon 4G, you know, Sprint’s latest high-end WiMax 4G handset, has been unlocked which means that there might just be hope for the Motorola Droid Bionic after all. The good folks over at the XDA forums have figured out a […]

Motorola Photon 4G Price Already Sees Drop

Photon 4G

If that 24 hour sale for the HTC EVO 3D didn’t interest you and you’ve been waiting for a deal on the Motorola Photon 4G, well then you’ll be elated to know that Radio Shack has decided to drop the price of Sprint’s newest WiMax smartphone all the way down to $99.99 on a new […]

Motorola Photon 4G Pre-Orders Begin at Sprint

Photon 4G

In just three days time, Motorola is going to finally launch a flagship phone on Sprint’s 4G WiMax network. And while that phone, the Motorola Photon 4G, has been available for pre-order in-stores, Sprint has finally given it the green light through its website which means that you can now pick up the dual-core smartphone […]

Motorola Photon 4G Pre-Order Price at Walmart Is A Steal

Motorola Photon 4G

I’ve been hearing a lot of chatter about how the Motorola Photon 4G isn’t up to snuff, can’t compare to the HTC EVO 3D, is and I quote “a fail” but I advise you not to sleep on this phone people especially when Walmart is offering it for a mere $160 on a new two-year […]

Motorola Photon 4G Set to Battle the HTC EVO 3D Starting July 31st

Motorola Photon 4G

Sprint has finally made the release date and pricing of the upcoming Motorola Photon 4G official announcing that the dual-core, WiMax powered device will be available on July 31st for a grand total of $199 on a new two year contract. It’s been just over a month since Sprint announced the Photon 4G alongside the […]

Motorola Photon 4G Moves Closer to Launch

Photon 4G Launch Coming Soon?

When Motorola and Sprint first announced the Motorola Photon 4G back in June, they neglected to give us a firm release date opting to throw out the old summer release window instead. And while we still don’t have the specific launch date, some evidence has surfaced today that indicates that the Photon 4G has moved […]

HTC EVO 3D vs Motorola Photon 4G: Which Should You Buy?


I have friends that own aging smartphones with contracts that are ending this summer and, as expected, they have bombarded me with questions about what smartphone to get. More than a few of them are on Sprint and answering their questions has almost become a daily routine since Sprint and Motorola announced the Photon 4G […]

Motorola Photon 4G Details, Review & Hands-On Video Roundup

Photon 4G

On June 9th, Motorola and Sprint hosted an event in New York City where they introduced Motorola’s first WiMax smartphone, the Motorola Photon 4G. The Photon 4G had been rumored to be Sprint’s version of the Motorola Droid X2 but as it turns out, the Photon 4G is actually quite different than its relative on […]

Confirmed: Motorola Photon 4G Bootloader Will Be Locked

Motorola Photon 4G

Just a short time ago, it looked as though we could pull out the champagne as it appeared that Motorola was planning on rolling out the Motorola Photon 4G with an unlocked bootloader. However, the company has confirmed to GBM that this is not the case and that the software included with Sprint’s Photon 4G […]

No iPhone 5 This Summer: What You Can Buy Instead

Motorola Photon 4G

Apple didn’t announce a new iPhone at this year’s WWDC keynote and that has left many current iPhone owners, myself included, in a strange position. After two years, contracts with AT&T will soon be up and all of us will be looking for a new phone to get. Many of you will want to wait […]

Motorola Photon 4G Bringing Tegra 2 to Sprint This Summer

Motorola Photon 4G

Today at their press event in New York City, Sprint and Motorola announced the Motorola Photon 4G which is a dual-core smartphone with international GSM capabilities. We had expected the companies to launch Motorola’s first 4G phone with Sprint and sure enough, Sprint’s Dan Hesse and Motorola’s Sanjay Jha took the stage and unveiled it. […]

Sprint to Announce Motorola Photon 4G on June 9th?

Sprint And Motorola Event

Yesterday, Sprint sent out invites for a joint event with Motorola that is set to take place on June 9th in New York City. While the purpose of the event remains under official wraps, the unofficial word coming from a “well positioned source” is that the Motorola Photon 4G will indeed be announced at the […]