T-Mobile, Walmart now offering discounted Galaxy S II without contract

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T-Mobile and Walmart today announced that they will be offering the Samsung Galaxy S II smartphone to customers in a more affordable no-contract option.  Priced at only $299.00, the Android handset can be paired with a T-Mobile Monthly4G rate plan that starts as low as $30.00 per month.  Of ...

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Lenovo outs trifecta of tablets at IFA

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With all the big Samsung announcements, we almost overlooked a trio of Android tablets that Lenovo showed off at IFA last week. Lenovo looks to be taking some shots at Asus with these devices, as two of them have keyboard docks. But enough about friendly market competition, let’s get into ...

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Save 20% on Android accessories with Cruzerlite’s Labor Day Sale

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Need to pick up a new protective case for your Android smartphone or tablet?  If you haven’t checked out Cruzerlite yet then you’re doing yourself a disservice.  These guys are fast becoming one of the bigger and better accessory makers dedicated to Android devices. Not only that, ...

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Details surface for Galaxy S III Mini, Galaxy S II Plus, Galaxy Premier

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If you thought Samsung was going to sit back and get comfortable with the releases of the Galaxy Note II and Galaxy S III  you were wrong.  New details have emerged for no less than three upcoming Samsung models which could hit markets in the coming months. Looks like it is time to start ...

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This Day in Android: Galaxy S II announced for three U.S. carriers

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It was one year ago today that T-Mobile, Sprint, and AT&T customers were officially introduced to the Samsung Galaxy S II.  Hitting the respective carriers over the coming weeks, the phone would get unique names for its various providers. Priced at $199, the Galaxy S II was already popular ...

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Listen to AndroidGuys Podcast #127

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It has been a while since we last got together, what with summer vacations, breaks, real jobs, newborns, and other obligations.  All that’s over though and school is back in.  Scott Webster and Nick Gray get together to discuss all the big IFA stuff from August 29, including the Samsung ...

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Official renders of Galaxy Note II surface in final minutes before announcement

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Want to see what the official, finished product is for the long-rumored Galaxy Note II?  PocketNow has obtained a handful of photos for the device in the final hours and minutes before it gets officially announced.  Looks like we’re in for some pretty snazzy stuff, no?  

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Last minute report confirms Galaxy Note II details

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We’re getting super close to the announcement of the Samsung Galaxy Note II so it makes sense that we’re getting some last minute details.  A Korean newspaper (translate) is reporting that the handset will in fact be an Android 4.1 device with a 5.5-inch Super AMOLED display at ...

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Color details bubble up for Galaxy Note II

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We’re but a couple of days away from Samsung’s big Galaxy Note II reveal at IFA 2012 but that doesn’t mean we can’t get another tiny detail or two.  In fact, given the relatively small amount of known facts, we’ll take every little one that comes across the desk. ...

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Leak: official Jelly Bean update for the T-Mobile Galaxy SIII

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No, you didn’t read the title wrong. Following reports that the international version of the Galaxy S3 will be getting Jelly Bean on August 29th, an XDA user has posted a Jelly Bean ROM for the T-Mobile USA variant of the device, and claims that it’s the real thing. There are some ...

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POLL & PRIZE: How long do you go before charging your Android?

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As people who typically spend our days glued to a PC or near an outlet, we are always keeping our Android handsets and tablet charged up.  Come weekend, though, things are a bit different.  Whereas we usually have near 100% juice come Tuesday dinners, Saturday sees many of us dipping into the ...

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T-Mobile Galaxy Note reaching end of life already?

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UPDATE: We received an official statement from T-Mobile’s PR team on the subject, who advise the following: The Samsung Galaxy Note is currently out of stock online via www.T-Mobile.com however the device is still available for purchase at select T-Mobile retail stores. After all the ...

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Virgin Mobile debuts new “Happy Accidents” campaign [VIDEO]

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Aww man, you just got that phone?  That’s too bad, because Virgin Mobile has a really great plan and an increasingly better selection of Android devices.  Dude, that sucks. Virgin Mobile has launched a new ad campaign, “Happy Accidents” which hits television and Internet ...

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Review: Motorola Atrix HD

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Motorola is rarely a slouch when it comes to mobile devices. Whether it’s phones or Bluetooths, they typically try to innovate and think outside the box a little, even if those gambles don’t always succeed. The big M (now officially part of the big G) was gracious enough to ship us ...

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POLL: Would you consider a prepaid Android smartphone?

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The last 24 ours have seen a number of prepaid smartphone announcements from a handful of carriers.  If you are a T-Mobile, Virgin, or Boost Mobile subscriber then you’ll have a new option in the near future.  This got us to wondering – how many of you would consider a prepaid ...

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