5.7-inch ZTE P945 tipped for late Q1

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ZTE will soon announce a 5.7-inch P945 smartphone, according to new details scooped up by Unwired View. Details for the handset reportedly include a 1.2GHz quad-core processor, a 720p resolution display, an 8-megapixel rear camera, front-facing 1-megapixel shooter, Dolby Digital Plus, and a ...

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ARCHOS TV Connect turns HDTV into an Android powered smart TV

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Archos today announced its latest Android device, the Archos TV Connect, an Android 4.1 box for your television.  Priced at $129 and arriving in February, the unit brings the full Android 4.1 Jelly Bean experience to your HDTV. Details include HDMI, USB, microSD, WiFi, and Ethernet connectivity ...

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LG rumored to intro 5.5-inch Optimus G2 at CES

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Grab your salt, Digitimes is back with another Android rumor. The site is today reporting that LG will introduce a 5.5-inch Optimus G2 at CES next week. Details are pretty scarce at this point however the device will reportedly employ the Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Prime MSM8974 chip.  Sounds like ...

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Sprint reportedly to offer branded prepaid service in late January

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Sprint will begin offering its own branded prepaid service in late January, according to a new Android Police report. Set to go live on January 25, ‘Sprint as You Go’ will launch with a pair of basic phones and a pair of smartphones ( LG Optimus Elite and Samsung Victory). Pricing ...

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T-Mobile to carry Nexus 4 in retail stores in January

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T-Mobile will begin offering the Nexus 4 in retail locations across the country later this month, according to TmoNews. The LG smartphone has been rather difficult to procure as of late so this is a good sign for those of you still waiting to grab the latest Pure Google experience. It is ...

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Last minute rumor suggests HTC M7 may show up at CES

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An 11th hour rumor hitting the internet today suggests that we’ll be seeing the rumored HTC M7 announced at CES after all. Well, that is provided an ‘indirect’ source close to XDA forum member @Football4PDA. It isn’t clear whether this would be as part of a carrier ...

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LG to demo 4.7-inch, 5.5-inch, and 7-inch displays at CES, source indicates

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LG will demonstrate at least three new displays sizes at CES, according to sources close to GSMArena. On hand next week at the annual electronics convention will be a 4.7-inch smartphone display that features a 1mm bezel as well as a 5.5-inch 1080p HD display. In addition to these two, LG will ...

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Benchmark outs Samsung GT-I9600

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Is it time to start tracking yet another Samsung smartphone? The answer depends on how much credence you put into benchmarks and whether you use them as a source for unearthing new models. Either way, a Samsung GT-I9600 has been spotted online at NenaMark, possibly outing a new model. With ...

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Press images leak for Xperia Z, Xperia ZL

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The press images for a pair of upcoming Sony smartphones have leaked online thanks to the team at Engadget Spanish (translate). The headlines says it all here, these are allegedly the first press photos for the Xperia Z and Xperia ZL. Also known as the Yuga and Odin, these are the two devices ...

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Sony C650X Odin to debut as Xperia X, rumor suggest

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The Sony C650X may arrive as the Xperia X in January, according to the latest batch of rumors. This model, along with the similarly designed C660X Yuga (Xperia Z), are both anticipated at CES and could kick off the new yaer in a big way for Sony. Details for the pair of presumed Xperia models ...

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Samsung ChatON app gets host of new features in latest update

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Samsung’s ChatON for Android has a host of new features and improvements in the latest release of the messaging and chat app. There are notable enhancements and details for both the smartphone and the tablet version. For starters, ChatON now supports simultaneous messages across devices, ...

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Samsung striving for nearly 400 million smartphones in 2013

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If you thought this year was big for Samsung, wait until you see what they have planned for the next twelve months.  The goal for Samsung is to hit nearly 400 million (390M) smartphones in 2013, with hopes to surpass one half billion in total cell phones. “Of the 510 million handsets it ...

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HTC beta testing Android 4.1 update for One S (T-Mobile)

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HTC is in the midst of testing an Android 4.1 update for the T-Mobile One S, according to emails being sent to customers of said device. As evidenced on TmoNews, an email from HTC is soliciting One S users who want to be among the first to test out Jelly Bean on the Android smartphone.   ...

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Samsung SGH-T999L rumored as Galaxy S III LTE for T-Mobile

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T-Mobile may be prepping a 4G LTE variant of the Samsung Galaxy S III, if recent Bluetooth filings are to be believed. As noticed by AndroidGreed, a Samsung SGH-T999L was recently found getting certified for Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity. Given the model number so closely resembles ...

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ZTE Grand X clears FCC en route to T-Mobile USA

The FCC recently approved a variant of the ZTE Grand X which appears to be headed to T-Mobile USA in the near future. With specs that include a 1GHz dual-core processor, 4.3-inch IPS LCD qHD (960×540 pixel) display, and 5-megapixel camera, it should be a low-cost barrier into Android. The ...

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