Oops: Sprint Says HTC EVO 3D Can Only Capture 720p Video


We are just a few days from launch and it appears that HTC and Sprint have waited until now to let the public know that the HTC EVO 3D, the phone that we thought could capture 2D video at 1080p quality, can actually only capture 720p video. Period. In a statement made to Android Central, […]

BlackBerry 4G PlayBook Reportedly Delayed Until Fall

BlackBerry PlayBook

More bad news on the BlackBerry front as Research in Motion’s Co-CEO Mike Lazaridis has revealed that the company will not be launching 4G BlackBerry PlayBook models until fall, much different than the summer window which had been previously announced. Lazaridis’ statement was made in passing as he was talking about how he was excited […]

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 […]

HTC EVO Shift 4G Getting Gingerbread on June 17th


It looks like in addition to rolling out a patch for the original HTC EVO 4G, Sprint will also be updating the handset’s little brother, the HTC EVO Shift 4G, to Gingerbread on June 17th via an OTA software update. In addition to Gingerbread, Swype will also be part of the experience, as will some […]

Sprint Conquer Brings Sprint 4G WiMax to Mid-Range Market


Sprint’s spreading some of the 4G WiMax love around, and it looks like the Samsung Conquer 4G will be the first mid-range handset that will take on that task. No longer limited to high-end handsets like the HTC EVO 4G, EVO 3D, EVO Shift 4G, and Samsung Epic 4G, the carrier will now be extending […]

Sprint HTC EVO 3D Desktop Dock Shown as Coming Soon

evo 3d

Best Buy is listing the desktop dock for the Sprint HTC EVO 3D, coming on June 24th, as coming soon. The retailer revealed images of the desktop dock, which is intended to be operated in landscape mode, and the dock itself looks very stylish, which may persuade some owners of the original HTC EVO 3G […]

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 […]

HTC EVO 3D Pre-Order Price Drops to $150 at Wirefly


Looking to get your hands on the upcoming HTC EVO 3D from Sprint? Well, then you probably will be interested in the $150 pre-order price that Wirefly has right now for the successor to the HTC EVO 4G. That’s right. This is the absolute lowest price we’ve seen for the HTC EVO 3D as of […]

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 Increases Upload Speeds on 4G Phones


Users of Sprint’s 4G smartphones will benefit from increased upload speeds as the carrier prepares for the launch of the flagship HTC EVO 3D smartphone. While most users will probably not notice the upload speed increase, which is jumping from 1.0 Mbps to 1.5 Mbps, as consumers mostly consume content on their phones, which is […]

No 4G iPhone at WWDC? — 5 Reasons to Consider a 3G Smartphone


If you were holding out for Apple to announce a new, next-generation iPhone, perhaps even an iPhone 4G LTE, at WWDC and were disappointed that there was no new hardware announcement, you shouldn’t be disappointed. 3G smartphones, or even evolutionary 3G devices that rely on HSPA+ technologies are still great options. Depending on your needs, […]

HTC EVO View 4G Tablet Officially Coming to Sprint on June 24th


Along with the release date of the HTC EVO 3D smartphone, Sprint also announced the availability of its HTC EVO View 4G tablet aka WiMax HTC Flyer that will be available on June 24th, the same day that the EVO 3D makes its heralded arrival. We had known that the 24th was a likely candidate […]

HTC EVO 3D Release Date Confirmed to Be June 24th


Sprint has finally spilled the beans on the launch date and pricing for the upcoming HTC EVO 3D and the highly anticipated smartphone is going to be arriving on the carrier starting June 24th and will have a price tag of $200. There had been a lot of speculation about the launch date for the […]

Sprint’s Sizzling Summer 4G Trio: Samsung Within (Galaxy S II), HTC EVO 3D, Motorola Photon 4G


After massive smartphone launches from Verizon Wireless and T-Mobile recently, Sprint’s about to join its rivals in welcoming some hot summer smartphones this summer. Grads, dads, and back-to-school folks may want to take a look at Sprint’s three hottest announced and unannounced high-end Android handsets this summer. That lineup includes a variant of the Samsung […]

HTC EVO 3D Not Launching Until Late June?

HTC EVO 3D Rebate Missing

Over the weekend, it became apparent that Sprint’s HTC EVO 3D might not be arriving until after that presumed June 4th launch date. And now, there is even more evidence to back that up as it appears that the highly anticipated smartphone might not be launching until the fourth week of June. On Sunday, Sprint’s […]

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 […]

Sprint Nexus S 4G Drops to $50 at Amazon

Nexus S 4G

If you want to get your hands on a brand new smartphone with WiMax 4G speeds and the latest version of the Android 2.3 Gingerbread, look no further than the Nexus S 4G from Sprint. If you want to get that phone for an extremely cheap price, look no further than Amazon which has it […]