Leaked Keyboarded BlackBerry X10 Image Looks Like a Curve With BlackBerry 10


*+-Ahead of Research in Motion’s launch of the BlackBerry 10 operating system, another hardware leak has emerged depicting a BlackBerry X10 device with styling and a physical QWERTY keyboard similar to what is seen in today’s BlackBerry Curve hardware line. Unlike the recently leaked BlackBerry Z10 image–which shows yet another device with a physical keyboard–the […]

QWERTY BlackBerry 10 Smartphone Gets Pictured


*+-The first images of Research in Motion’s forthcoming BlackBerry 10 OS smartphone with a physical QWERTY keyboard on-board just got pictured for the first time over the holidays. The design loses the arced keyboard arrangement, but the rows still have frets on them and the individual keys are still tapered and ridged to aid in […]

Sony Mobile Abandons Keyboards on Smartphones


*+-Hoping for a new Sony Xperia smartphone with a slide out keyboard similar to older Xperia Pro or Mini Pro models in the past when Sony Mobile Communications was known as Sony Ericsson? You’re out of luck as the new Sony Mobile has no intentions of releasing a new Xperia Android smartphone with a hardware […]

T-Mobile Adds Huawei myTouch, myTouch Q to Summer Lineup


*+-T-Mobile will be growing its myTouch line of consumer Android smartphones this summer with two new offerings made by Chinese manufacturer Huawei. The devices, dubbed the myTouch and myTouch Q will go on sale starting this summer featuring support for T-Mobile’s 4G HSPA+ network and Android 2.3 Gingerbread. The devices will be available for $50 […]

Boost Mobile Makes Android Affordable With $99 Samsung Replenish

Samsung Replenish for Boost Mobile

*+-Boost Mobile announced their newest Android smartphone today, the Samsung Replenish. Touted as being eco-friendly due to being made partially with recycled plastics, the Replenish also benefits from one other virtue: price. Boost and other pre-paid, non-contract carriers sell phones without the subsidized price, which can get expensive for smartphones. Thus the $99.99 price tag […]

Sprint Gearing Up to Release Inexpensive Android QWERTY Messaging Phone


*+-Sprint, which now has a number of Android messaging phones with a physical hardware keyboard, is getting ready to release an inexpensive addition according to a leak called the Sprint Express. The new phone, which so far remains unbranded so its manufacturer is currently unknown, will cost around $20 after a $50 mail-in-rebate and a […]

Sprint Targets Students With Entry Level Kyocera Milano Android Smartphone


*+-Just in time for back to school, Sprint had just announced the Kyocera Milano, which is an inexpensive Android smartphone with a sliding keyboard for messaging. The Milano will launch on September 9th, alongside the Brio–which is a feature phone–for $50 on contract after a mail-in-rebate. With a distinctive rounded shape and soft-touch finish, Kyocera […]

Cheaper Motorola XPRT Leaked for Sprint Reveals Portrait QWERTY Android Smartphone


*+-After targeting the BlackBery Bold demographics with its Motorola XPRT for Sprint, the duo will now be targeting the lower-end BlackBerry Curve demographics with a cheaper Android smartphone sporting a similar front-facing full QWERTY keyboard for thumb typers. Hoping to cure the consumer crackberry addiction, this leaked handset comes with lower-end specs. The leaked image […]