AT&T dials up NEC Terrain for rugged user base

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Waterproof and rugged, the phone also features Enhanced Push-to-Talk.

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Two LG devices hit Verizon’s prepaid roster

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Here’s some news for any Verizon prepaid fans out there. They recently added two LG devices to their line-up: the LG Optimus Zone and Optimus Exceed. The LG Optimus Zone (pictured) is a revamped version of the LG Optimus L3 II. It has a 3.2-inch QVGA display, 800MHz processor with 4GB of ...

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Sprint dials up LG Optimus F3 for visually impaired demographic

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Sprint announced on Thursday that the LG Optimus F3 will be available starting from June 14. Priced at only $29.99 (with a $50 mail-in rebate reward card) with a two-year service agreement, the handset is aimed at those with visual impairments and disabilities. The 4G LTE smartphone is the ...

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Toshiba bows refreshed Excite tablet line

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Toshiba announced on Monday that a trio of new Excite tablets (Excite Pure, Excite Pro, and Excite Write) will roll out starting from June 25th. Each runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, features a 10.1-inch display and NVIDIA processor, and can be paired with a protective 2-in-1 keyboard cover. Excite ...

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MetroPCS now offering Huawei Premia 4G

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Huawei and MetroPCS have today announced the Huawei Premia 4G, a $150 Android 4.0 experience. While it might gets knocks for running an older version of Android, the price point and no-contract availability should be enough to sway new smartphone buyers. Hardware details include a 4.0-inch ...

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MetroPCS calls on $200 LG Spirit for latest smartphone

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MetroPCS today announced the carrier’s latest smartphone, the Android-powered LG Spirit, is now available. Among other details, the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich handset features a 4.5-inch display, 1.2GHz dual-core processor, 5-megapixel camera (rear), front-facing 1.3-megapixel camera, ...

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HTC and Cricket Wireless to release the HTC One SV

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Cricket gets the award here for fastest release of a new phone after the new year in the U.S., as they have partnered with HTC to announce the new HTC One sV. The device has been seen in Eurpose and Asia already, and is now coming stateside for $349.99 on January 16th. The One SV... Read More

New YotaPhone will feature LCD screen on one side, E-Ink on the other

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We’ve seen cool. We’ve seen awesome. But this… I just don’t know what to think about this. A new device, dubbed the YotaPhone, will feature dual screens, but probably not the way you’re thinking. The phone will feature not only a 4.3″ LCD screen on the front, ...

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U.S. Cellular adds Motorola Electrify M to 4G LTE roster

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U.S. Cellular, staying pretty busy as of late, is adding another 4G LTE smartphone to its Android lineup. Today sees the carrier announcing the Motorola Electrify M, an Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich handset for its online store on November 8.  Available in retail stores on November 9, pricing ...

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Verizon intros $99 Spectrum 2 for October 30

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Verizon today announced their next Android smartphone, the LG Spectrum 2, will arrive in but one day’s time. Expected to hit Verizon’s website on October 30, the handset will run $99 with a two-year service agreement and after $50 mail-in rebate.  The phone will show up in retail ...

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T-Mobile touts fall and holiday smartphone lineup

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Even though T-Mobile decided to scrap plans for their New York press event this evening,they went ahead and issued a press release tied to the same topic. It was expected that they would show off their fall lineup of devices, including stuff running Android and Windows Phone, and other ...

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ASUS intros quad-core PadFone 2

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Asus has officially introduced its successor to last year’s phone/tablet combination experience that is the PadFone. Announced today, the PadFone 2 is a quad-core (1.5GHz Snapdragon S4) Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich smartphone that features a 4.7-inch Super IPS Plus display, 2GB RAM, and ...

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T-Mobile makes LG Optimus L9 official

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T-Mobile today announced that they will be soon offering the LG Optimus L9 smartphone as part of their Android lineup. Details for the device include Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, a 4.5-inch qHD display a 1GHz dual-core processor, and a 5-megapixel camera with LED flash and 1080p HD video ...

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AT&T locks down HTC One X+ as U.S. exclusive; will offer One VX as well

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AT&T has done it again, locking down the exclusive rights to the U.S. version of the HTC One X+. As was the case with its predecessor, the One X, AT&T will be the sole provider (for now) of the new flagship HTC handset. Pricing and exact timing are not yet known, but we don’t ...

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Motorola intros Intel-powered Razr I for Europe, other markets

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Motorola today announced its latest Android creation, the Intel-powered Razr I, will soon touch down in international markets.  Specifications are pretty much what we’ve come to expect of late, including a 2.0GHz  Intel Atom processor, 4.3-inch Super AMOLED display, and Android 4.0 Ice ...

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