Premium Suite upgrade coming to Samsung Galaxy S3

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The Galaxy S3 is about to get even cooler. How? Samsung is going to start rolling out the Premium Suite upgrade. which adds in some features and enhancements for the device. The suite will smell heavily of features from the Note 2 and the Note 10.1. Here’s what we’ll be seeing: Have ...

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Pantech rumored with 1080p HD display for Vega IM-A860

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Not to be left behind in the dust of LG, Samsung, Sony, and other mobile players, Pantech is the latest name tied to rumors of a 1080p HD display for a future device. A new Pantech Vega IM-A860 has been spotted in the GLBenchmark database which looks to feature the increasingly popular ...

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Could Samsung steal the show at CES with big announcement?

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With only a few weeks to go before we hit 2013 and the start of the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) now is the time for invitations and rumors to trickle out. Such is the case this morning as Samsung becomes the biggest name in Android to tease an announcement for the conference. ...

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List of HTC smartphones with Playstation certification quietly grows

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The list of HTC smartphones with official support for Sony PlayStation Mobile has silently grown since we last checked in. Makes sense for a Quietly Brilliant company, no? Silliness aside there are now a half dozen devices listed on Sony’s PlayStation Mobile website. One V One X One S One ...

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Chatter starts for new Sony super phones

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Could next winter see a 6-inch device with 3GB RAM, 32GB storage, and a 3500mAh battery?

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Verizon’s Galaxy Camera surfaces on Samsung website

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There’s no big press release or major announcement to share with you guys, but Verizon’s Samsung Galaxy Camera is official. How official, you ask?  Well, it’s on Samsung’s website right now where you can — wait, it’s gone now.  Before it was taken down, the ...

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Motorola updates Jelly Bean timetable for devices

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Motorola this week adjusted its timetable for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean updates. The support page tells us that the Atrix HD, Electrify M and Xoom are next up for the update followed by a handful of other devices in 2013. Among those listed with tentative 4.1 updates in the coming year are the ...

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Samsung intros Galaxy Muse music accessory for Galaxy devices

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Samsung today announced a new music accessory for those who own Galaxy S III and Galaxy Note II devices. Called the Galaxy Muse, it’s essentially a 4GB MP3 player that can pair with your smartphone via a dedicated Android app. Users get all the standard features in the Muse, including ...

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HTC Butterfly X920e flutters into China

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HTC has today announced the Butterfly X920e for China Unicom, a variant of the same device that Verizon has with the Droid DNA. Identical to the J Butterfly (Japan), this one retails for ¥4,799 or roughly $700 USD without a contract. Specs are the same stuff you’ve seen as of late and ...

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5-inch ZTE Nubia Z5 spied ahead of announcement

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Not to be outdone by others, Chinese handset maker ZTE is getting in on the 5-inch smartphone game. The details and render of an upcoming Nubia Z5 have been spotted online, thanks to a leak directly from the company’s PR team. Set to arrive in China in the coming weeks, the phone may ...

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AT&T now offering $50 HTC One VX

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Just a quick note to let you all know that AT&T has indeed started offering the HTC One VX as part of its smartphone lineup. The $50 Android features a 4.5-inch qHD display, a 1.2GHz dual-core processor, 8GB of internal memory, and a 5-megapixel camera. Running Android 4.0 Ice Cream ...

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In Brief: 21 other Android-related things worth knowing (December 7)

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In Brief is a compilation of notifications, rumors, photos, videos, infographics, and Android-related news tidbits which, for whatever reason, did not end up with a post of its own on AndroidGuys.  These are things that we still feel are worth knowing, even if in a passing manner.  Consider it ...

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T-Mobile to hang up on Classic Plans in 2013

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T-Mobile CEO advises the carrier will say goodbye to subsidies in the new year.

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Verizon’s Droid DNA “Hyper Intelligence” ad forgets to mention 5-inch 1080p display

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I just came across the new commercial for the HTC Droid DNA called “Hyper Intelligence” which teases the big new handset. You know, the one with a 5-inch 1080p HD display – the first of its kind. You’ll have to forgive us for reminding you of the selling feature because ...

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Best Buy to offer FREE Droid Razr Maxx from Dec. 9-22

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Best Buy is set to bring back one of its popular Black Friday promotions this coming Sunday when it offers the Droid Razr Maxx free to new subscribers.  The Verizon smartphone normally retails for $149.99 so this is a pretty good deal if you ask us. Note that this is a two-week promotion that ...

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