Republic Wireless to carry $99 Moto E in October

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Republic Wireless has a special connection with Motorola – They officially released the Moto X in March and then the Moto G in April, and now they have decided to add the Moto E as well. Republic Wireless is planning to offer the Moto E for $99, and you can choose any plan the carrier ...

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First look at the Blu VIVO IV

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The VIVO IV from Blu Products arrived on my porch on Friday, the same day the device was announced with thee first look on their YouTube channel. At only 5.5 mm thick, the VIVO IV is truly pushing the boundaries of phone design. The device has a gorgeous 1080 x 1920 5 inch super AMOLED display, ...

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T-Mobile and MetroPCS add entry-level ZTE Concord II

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T-Mobile and MetroPCS on Wednesday announced the availability of their next budget smartphone, the ZTE Concord II. Powered by Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, the phone features a 4-inch (800×480 pixels) display, 5-megapixel rear camera (720p video recording), and 4GB internal storage. Under the ...

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Huawei pulls curtain back on flagship Ascend P7

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Huawei on Wednesday pulled back the curtain for its latest flagship smartphone, the Ascend P7. Making its debut at an event in Paris, France, the handset is sleek, thin, sexy, and sophisticated. Huawei was quiet on much of the hardware details but we do know it runs Android under the latest ...

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HTC One (M8) Review: The best just got better

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Today we have gotten our hands on the all new HTC One M8, T-Mobile variant.  The phone is based upon it’s predecessor, the One M7, which was voted “Best Smartphone” by GSMA at Mobile World Congress back in February, talk about a lot of shoes to fill.  However, HTC’s new ...

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The week’s best Android rumors: Nexus 8.9, Moto 360, Amazon smartphone, and more

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Moto 360 Motorola’s first foray into the smartwatch space could employ wireless charging and a Sapphire glass face, says G for Games. Whereas everyone else seems to go the route of Gorilla Glass, this one would would separate itself from the pack. As far as the wireless charging is ...

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ZTE shows off 6-inch Grand Memo II LTE

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ZTE on Monday formally showed off its latest big Android smartphone, the 6-inch Grand Memo II LTE. Powered by Android 4.4 KitKat, this behemoth of a device features a Snapdragon 400 processor with 2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage, and a 13-megapixel/5-megapixel camera duo. Other specifications ...

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Pebble announces the Pebble Steel – a revamped version of their first generation smartwatch

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Pebble announced today the new Pebble Steel. We knew that ‘something special’ was coming today at CES, and now it’s here. This new model has a more premium look and feel to the older plastic model. The big change in the Steel is the new hardware – the stainless steel ...

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Nearly full set of specs detailed for HTC One+ (M8)

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It seems that a day can’t go by without even more details about the successor to the HTC One coming out. The latest in the rumors suggest that the new flagship, supposedly called the HTC One+, will feature a: 5-inch 1080p display covered by Gorilla Glass 3, a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 805 ...

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ZTE confirms multiple devices for CES 2014

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China-based manufacturer ZTE  just announced it will have a full range of new products on display at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nev., next week, including a new flagship smartphone. The devices include the Grand S II smartphone, a mobile hotspot with a built-in projector, its ...

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Moto G to sell as low as $179 without contract in U.S.

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Launching an unprecedented $179 off-contract, unlocked price, we think the ‘G’ stands for Game Changer. Motorola today announced their newest smartphone, the 4.5-inch Moto G. Touted as a “premium smartphone experience” the phone at a much lower price, it’s very ...

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At long last, the Nexus 5 is official

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After spending much of 2013 in the rumor mill, the Nexus 5 is now a formally recognized device. If you’ve been following the Android space at all over the last few weeks then you undoubtedly know all of the hardware specifications. Suffice it to say, it’s one of the worst kept ...

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HTC One refresh rumored with octa-core CPU, 3GB RAM

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The HTC One may soon get a bump in processor and memory, if a newly leaked screen shot is to be believed. Reportedly, the image you see here shows the HTC One as having an octa-core processor and 3GB RAM. Both specs would be a first for the hardware maker. Other rumored details are alleged ...

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MetroPCS launches affordable Huawei Valiant

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MetroPCS is one of the largest prepaid service in USA and they are offering a lot of great Android devices, like they recently launched the Samsung Galaxy S4. Though, as they are a prepaid network, they also offer a bunch of affordable and cheap handsets. The carrier officially launched the ...

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Droid Ultra tipped to arrive on August 8

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A second leaked commercial treatment for an upcoming Droid smartphone has surfaced today, this time centered around the Droid Ultra. According to the storyboard and ad description, the handset will arrive on August 8. Presumably, the Droid Mini and Droid Maxx show up at the same time. Details ...

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