Rumor: Samsung Behold II to Recieve Android 1.6 Beginning June 28th

The word around the campfire today is that the Samsung Behold II handset from T-Mobile will be seeing an update on June 28th.  Sadly, this will be the only bump the phone ever receives as it’s just not capable of 2.0 or higher.  We never did learn how many Behold II units were sold ...

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T-Mobile to Give Out 200-Page Android App Books to Qualified Customers

Starting June 16th, customers purchasing an Android device will be given a 200-page, full color book dedicated to Android apps.   For those of you who wish to pick one up on your own, you can buy one at Barnes & Noble retails stores nationwide for a rumored $20 each.  These books are yet ...

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Huawei Planning 7-Inch Tablet with 1GHz Processor

In an effort to gain a stronger foothold on the consumer and enterprise market, Chinese hardware marker Huawei is planning an Android tablet of their own.  Running a 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, it also features a 7-inch capacitive touchscreen display (800X480 or 1024X600) and 3G support ...

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Another Korean Commercial Shows Android’s Personality [VIDEO]

Take a look at another Korean commercial for Android phones.  In the short clip we get to see various supermodels dressed as an HTC Desire, Sony Ericsson Xperia X10, and Samsung Galaxy S.  The fashion designer comes out at the end to take a bow and he’s all too familiar.  And green. While ...

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Rumor: Google Voice via Gmail Being Tested

It’s being rumored that Google is testing their Google Voice services and features through integration with Gmail.  Rather than relying on a phone to make calls, users would see a pop-up window with a dialpad, contacts, and a credit balance.  If true, this would be a major step forward to ...

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LG Also Planning 20 Android Phones by End of This Year

For a company who joined the Open Handset Alliance back in 2007, LG hasn’t done very much in terms of releasing Android phones.  Aside from the LG Ally released last month, they have zero presence in the United States.  Yes, there are phones like the Eve and Optimus trickling in around ...

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Samsung Galaxy S Site Goes Live

As soon as your done reading through the latest in AndroidGuys news, head over to Samsung’s website for the Samsung Galaxy S.  The newly launched site gives users literally everything you need to know about the phone, right down to the user manual.  There’s a clever ‘Smart ...

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Motorola: Two to Four two Phones With Front Facing Cameras in 2010

Motorola recently said that they would be offering up to twenty Android handsets in 2010.  Whether that means twenty more or twenty total isn’t quite clear but it is encouraging news for fans of the device maker.  Among the phones left in the pipeline are a couple with front-facing ...

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June 19th at T-Mobile, All Phones Free. All of Them

So you were wondering, like we were, what exactly T-Mobile had in store for June 19th.  Was it going to be the arrival of the Nexus One?  Was Android 2.2 going to roll out to the myTouch 3G Slide?  Would it be Android-related at all?  You bet is. Have you seen today's Deal of the... Read More

Samsung Website Shows SCH-R880 (Acclaim) in Full Color Glory

Samsung’s SCH-880 “Acclaim” has been spotted on the Korean handset maker’s website thanks to a somewhat curious Engadget reader.  This is the first time we’ve seen what the phone looks like open and gives us a more detailed glimpse at US Cellular’s exclusive ...

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PSA: T-Mobile Garminfone on Sale Today

T-Mobile has released another exclusive handset today in their GPS-heavy Garminfone.  For $199.99 (after mail-in rebate), customers can grab the first Garmin handset to run Android under the hood.  Features include voice-guided/on-screen directions with automatic rerouting, and real-time ...

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Sprint Revises EVO 4G Sales Estimates

Sprint has come out and revised the estimates for their first weekend sales of the EVO 4G.  Without telling us specifically how many phones were sold they downgrade the figure.  Initially it was being reported that the total number of HTC EVO 4G devices sold on Friday was three times the number ...

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Froyo on Nexus One: Google “Striving Hard to OTA it ASAP”

Google announced Android 2.2 “Froyo” about three weeks ago and ever since then, Nexus One owners have been begging for the delicious update.  Assuming there are still some of you out there who haven’t gone and installed it manually, the over-the-air update is coming you way.  ...

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TVGuide.com Releases Android App

TVGuide.com has released their official TV listing and news application into the Android Market. If you are running Android 1.5 or higher then you will want to download this one to keep an eye on upcoming programs, entertainment news, and show recaps. The free application lets users pick from ...

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Boost Mobile Officially Announces Motorola i1 for June 20

Rumored and whispered no more, Boost Mobile has just announced that they will be offering Motorola’s push-to-talk i1 handset on June 20th.  As mentioned last week, this marks the first prepaid Android handset to arrive on the market.  The phone is expected to be offered at Boost Mobile ...

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