LG G3 review: Great hardware meets simplistic interface

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NOTE: We’re giving our readers an early preliminary preview of our LG Optimus G3 review. Currently, star ratings of this product are disabled and as we spend more time with the device, we’ll update this page.  The LG G3 will begin the global roll-out on June 27th, which will go ...

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U.S. Cellular adds ZTE Grand S Pro

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U.S. Cellular and ZTE on Thursday announced the immediate availability of the Grand S Pro. Featuring a 5-inch 720p display and 13-megapixel rear camera, the smartphone is powered by a quad-core 2.3GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor with 2GB RAM. The handset is equipped with support for U.S. ...

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20 Android apps for dads and grads

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As many of you know we are right in the middle of graduation season, and Father’s Day is just around the corner.  Instead of the annual tie or cliche’ socks from aunt Margaret, why not treat your beloved dads and grads to something they can really use. An app! Or a game! Introduce ...

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Life Pure XL by Blu is great, here are my first thoughts

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The market right now is flooded with unexciting flagships. I’ve owned the entire Galaxy S line-up and the S5 has the same 2 GB of RAM that we saw in the US variants of the GS3. Aside from minor jumps in the processor, screen resolution, and camera, what’s really changing? I say not ...

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LG announces flagship G3 for summer

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After what feels like months of rumors, LG on Tuesday officially announced the flagship G3 will arrive this summer. Hardware details should not come as much of a surprise if you’ve been following the space closely these last few weeks. Oh, but what hardware it is indeed. Powered by ...

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LG G3 specs revealed by official LG site ahead of launch

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With only a few hours before the LG G3 is officially unveiled, yet another leak has confirmed what specs the upcoming device will have by non other than LG themselves. Whilst there’s nothing that stands out, since a lot has already been revealed by previous leaks, it does confirm what to ...

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ROM of the Week: CyanogenMod 11

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ROM of the Week is dedicated to highlighting our favorite custom ROMs and builds for Android users. If you’re the type who likes to tinker and push their device to new limits then this column is for you. Note that this isn’t the sort of thing that every AndroidGuys reader will ...

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Virgin Mobile and Boost Mobile call on Spark-ready LG Volt

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Both Virgin Mobile and Boost Mobile have added a tri-band 4G LTE smartphone to their respective rosters today; both now sell the LG Volt. Powered by Android 4.4 KitKat, the Volt features a quad-core 1.2GHz Snapdragon 400 processor, 1GB RAM, and 8GB internal storage. The back offers an ...

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LG announces global rollout of F70

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Not long ago at Mobile World Congress 2014, we saw a glimpse of a new mid-ranger from LG called the F70. It’s plan is to bring 4G connectivity to “millions of users”, while offering some great LG software features. The time has finally come for that, as LG announces the ...

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Google Wallet update adds multi-account support

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Google has recently pushed an update to its Wallet app allowing users to use multiple Google accounts on Wallet.  No major changes to the user interface have happened except for a new, “Cards and Accounts” which has been added to the slide out menu. In order to change to a different ...

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NYNE Bass review

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Face it, there’s a ton of portable and wireless speaker options out there. And, with prices ranging from $40-$400 it’s easy to find something that fits your budget. But, as you’ve likely heard elsewhere or in other aspects of life, there’s something to be said about ...

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Sprint and Virgin Mobile announce waterproof Kyocera Hydro Vibe

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Sprint and its prepaid arm, Virgin Mobile, will soon add the waterproof and impact resistant Kyocera Hydro Vibe to their respective rosters. Powered by Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, the phone features a 4.5-inch qHD display, 8-megapixel rear camera, and 2,000mAh battery. Internally, you’ll find ...

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Frequently used terms [Android 101]

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0-9 2G - Refers to the second-generation of cellular telephone technology. 2G networks offer digitally encrypted phone conversations, while being the first to offer SMS messaging. The Internet speed one would receive on 2G has since been surpassed by its predecessors. 3G - Refers to the ...

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Buy Android devices [AT&T]

Unless otherwise noted, a two-year service agreement is required. Updated June 17, 2014 Device AT&T Amazon Best Buy Samsung Galaxy S5 $199.99 $99.99 $199.99 Samsung Galaxy S4 $99.99 $.01 $49.99 HTC One M7 NA NA $1.00 HTC One M8 $199.99 $99.99 $199.99 Motorola Moto X FREE NA $49.99 Samsung ...

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Samsung introduces 20.7-megapixel Galaxy K Zoom

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Samsung on Tuesday announced its latest member of the Galaxy family of devices, introducing the 20.7-megapixel Galaxy K zoom. Powered by Android 4.4 KitKat, the camera-centric unit features a hexa-core processor, 4.8-inch 720p display, 2GB RAM, and 8GB internal storage. Indeed, all of the ...

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