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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Sprint to offer $200 Optimus G on November 9

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Sprint, coming just hours after AT&T and their Optimus G announcement, have come out with pricing and a launch date for the quad-core smartphone.  Look for their version to arrive on November 9 with the same $199.99 price tag, with a two-year service agreement.  The handset, which features ...

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X Tablet review

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What we liked:  The stock Android 4.0 experience is always nice as it keeps us from too much bloatware or extra software touches that sometimes get in the way of seasoned users.  The HDMI port, microSD expansion, dual cameras, and pair of mini USB ports should be enough to keep developers or ...

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Ice Cream Sandwich now powers nearly 1 in 4 Android devices

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AKA: Gingerbread still outnumbers everything else. And... Froyo outnumbers Honeycomb.

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Acer CloudMobile now available in UK via Expansys

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Back at MWC 2012, Acer officially revealed a sexy device known as CloudMobile and after long time, the device is finally available for purchase. UK famous online retailer Expansys is offering it for just £289.99 SIM-free and unlocked. After 8 months, it’s good to see the CloudMobile once ...

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AT&T announces plans to offer Sony Xperia TL

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AT&T today announced that they will soon be offering the Sony Xperia TL later this year, timed with the release of the latest James Bond, Skyfall.  As a U.S. variant of the recently introduced Xperia T, this is a pretty impressive device, featuring Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich, a ...

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Cricket Wireless adds ZTE Engage to Android roster

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Cricket Wireless today announced that they will soon be offering their second Android 4.0 smartphone in the form of the ZTE Engage. Set to arrive on October 2, the handset features a 4.0-inch display, 1.4GHz processor, 8-megapixel camera, and mircoSD expansion. Priced at $249.99 without a ...

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LG Optimus G to hit global markets in October

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LG today re-announced its quad-core Optimus G, confirming it for a Korean release next week, followed by a global rollout in October.  Yes, this is the same handset introduced in late August.  LG, for its part, decided today would be a better time for unveiling some of its key user experience ...

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T-Mobile’s Samsung Galaxy S Relay 4G will be $150, arrive September 16

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T-Mobile’s PR team just dropped us a line to advise that they have pricing and launch date details for the recently announced Samsung Galaxy S Relay 4G.  As you likely saw from the headline, the handset arrives in less than a week’s time and will retail for $149.99 after a $50 ...

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AT&T announces $50 LG Escape for September 16

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Well, that didn’t take long, did it? Less than a week after it was first leaked,  AT&T has officially announced that the LG Escape will join its Android roster on September 16.  Priced at a very affordable $50 with two-year service agreement, the Escape runs Android 4.0 and features a ...

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U.S. Cellular announces $79.99 LG Splendor

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U.S. Cellular today added another Android handset to its smartphone lineup with the introduction of the LG Splendor.  Priced at $79.99 with two-year service agreement ($100 mail-in rebate), the handset runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and features a 1 GHz processor, 2 GB of internal memory ...

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Kobo introduces 7-inch, Android 4.0 ‘Arc’ tablet

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Kobo, in what seems like a preemptive attack on Amazon and their next Kindle Fire, has announced a new 7-inch Android-based tablet.  Called the Kobo Arc, it is the $200 successor to the Kobo Vox. Details for the device are pretty decent when compared to other products in the price range and ...

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Samsung: 20 million Galaxy III sales in 100 days

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Need more proof that Samsung’s latest flagship is a runaway hit?  The company today issued a press release touting a record sales figure for the Galaxy S III through its first 100 days.  As the headline tells us, the Android 4.0 smartphone has reached 20 million sold in just over a ...

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The $99 Motorola Droid Razr M arrives next week (Sept 13)

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Motorola has a new Droid coming next week and it’s not the Droid Razr HD or Droid Razr Maxx HD.  No, this is the Droid Razr M,which is essentially a 4.3-inch Super AMOLED experience squeezed into the same body that would normally house a 3.5-inch display.  Priced at $99 with a contract, ...

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Motorola officially debuts the Droid Razr HD, Droid Razr Maxx HD

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Motorola is in New York today where they have officially announced the next generation of Droid Razr models.  Things get started with the Droid Razr HD, an Android 4.0 smartphone for Verizon. Details are pretty much what you would expect out of the two and include a 4.7-inch HD display, ...

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