Sprint Launching Two Android Devices October 11th?

Some of the best Android tips and leaks over the last year have come from xda-developers.  Here’s a case of one that took a little over 4 months to come to fruition.  All the way back in April, a  “senior member” from their forum had the following to say… I work for a ...

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Say Hello to the Motorola “Sholes” [UPDATE]

Today finds us learning of a new Motorola handset, rumored to be headed to Verizon as early as October.  Called “Sholes”, it’s a slide out QWERTY with a touch of class. Thanks to the guys at Motofan.ru, we get a couple of high resolution pictures and a nice chunk of specs on ...

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Philips V808 Headed to China Mobile, Lacking Key Features

Sorry, but we have to throw some cold water all over your Philips V808 hopes.  We just learned of this handset a few days ago so it’s not exactly like we’ve been built up for a long time.  Engadget Mobile is reporting that this device is headed to China Mobile and will run the ...

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Android Around the World: G2 Touch Now Available for T-Mobile UK

For those of you living across the pond from us, the G2 Touch (HTC Hero) has arrived. T-Mobile UK is now selling the highly coveted handset for the very sexy price of FREE. If you sign up for the Combi 30 plan on an 18 month agreement, you’ll get 700 minutes a month, unlimited text,... ...

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Pictures of Android-Based Philips V808 Emerge

The handset rumors and leaks keep coming.  This time, we’re looking at the Philips V808.    Although the pictures don’t show it at all, this is being reported as being Android-based and pretty much finished.  In fact, the folks at pconline.com.cn are expected to be reviewing it ...

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Expansys Outs Sony Ericsson Rachael as Xperia 3,

The Sony Ericsson Rachael handset has become all but official now, thanks to Expansys.  Somehow the web retailer puts phones up for pre-order before the handset makers even go public with announcements.  They’ve done it again, outting the Rachael as the Xperia 3 handset. Not only are we ...

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Digging up the LG GW620 “Eve” Handset

Of all the founding handset makers in the Open Handset Alliance, none has been keeping their plans under wraps better than LG.  Up until now, we’ve heard nothing officially from their camp in regards to upcoming handsets.  In fact, the only thing we could scrape together was the recent ...

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Android Around the World: Bouygues Telecom Starts Selling Samsung Galaxy

The Samsung i7500 Galaxy handset has gone on sale in France.  Available on a 2-year contract via Bouygues Telecom, the phone is selling for €139 which comes out to about $195 US dollars.  This puts it in the same ballpark as the previous Android handsets we’ve seen. This marks the ...

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Higher Res Pics of Sony Ericsson Rachael in Black

Ok, so maybe white phones aren’t really your thing. Perhaps you prefer the typical chrome or black look to your phones. Chances are then, that the white leaked Rachael handset pictures were nice, but left you wanting more. Maybe you’ll like the following photos… GSM Arena has ...

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New Pictures of Sony Ericsson “Rachael”

The guys over at Boy Genius Report were tipped to some new pictures of the recently leaked “Rachael” handset.  Presumed to be the first Android handset to come from Sony Ericsson, it’s rumored to have a Snapdragon processor inside as well as an 8MP camera, and 3D graphics. ...

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Pre-Orders for T-Mobile myTouch 3G Happening Now

Existing T-Mobile customers now have the ability to go and place a pre-order for the new myTouch 3G handset.  No longer simply a place holder, the website is fully interactive and allows visitors to check out all the cool features and capabilities of the phone. If you are a current T-Mobile ...

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Android Around the World: O2 to Sell Samgung Galaxy in UK

Speaking to TechRadar recently, O2 confirmed that they will be offering the Samsung Galaxy handset soon. Currently showing up as “coming soon” in the July issue of their catalogue, the phone is expected to land in August. As of right now, the pricing is unknown with only “more ...

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T-Mobile USA/UK Handset Announcements

According to “people familiar with the matter,” T-Mobile USA is expected to formally announce the follow up to the T-Mobile G1 handset.  The phone, known as the myTouch3G has been a terribly kept secret in these circles and is alleged to go on sale this summer.  We’ve seen ...

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Android Around the World: Far EasTone to offer Multiple Handsets in Taipei This Year

Taipei’s 3rd largest carrier, Far EasTone Telecommunications Co announced that they will launch two or three Android-based handsets in the latter half of 2009. We are in talks with more than five potential partners, in Taiwan and abroad, to sell Android phones. – Roger Chen, VP Far ...

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Huawei U823X Caught on Film [VIDEO]

The first Android handset from China-based Huawei is definitely a thing of beauty. Announced yesterday at CommunicAsia, U823X is scheduled for a European release for later this year. The 3.5″ touch display puts it bigger than anything HTC has done yet and the same goes for the battery. ...

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