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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Sprint to Have Android in 2009

Not a terrible ground breaking news article to pass along, but it’s news to some of you.  Speaking at the Brainstorm: Tech conference today, Sprint CEO Dan Hessee confirmed that at least one Android device will arrive in 2009. It has been widely assumed that Sprint would be the next ...

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TMOApps.com and the T-Mobile AppPack Sneak Out (Grab Sherpa Now!)

Looks like T-Mobile has their own opinion as to what apps their new users ought to check out first.  An email being passed around to T-Mobile employees known as “Champions” reveals details surrounding the new “AppPack” set to launch with the new myTouch 3G. With 9 ...

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MusicSkins New Customizer Helps Makes Your G1 More Unique

MusicSkins LLC, a a company known for their vinyl skin products for devices like MP3 players, laptops, and gaming accessories has announced their new Customizer tool.  The online tool allows users to design and create special, one-of-a-kind skins using a favorite photo or graphic. Our ...

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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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HTC Click to Usher in Era of Low-End Android Handsets? [UPDATE]

According to DigiTimes, HTC is looking to expand their Android lineup over the next year.  With roughly 30% of their products offering Android in 2009, they are looking to grow that to better than 50% in 2010.  Good news for green robot fans, not-so-good for Microsoft. After being practically ...

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Another Pic of Motorola Morrison – Black and Blue

Some phandroid ninja spies have come across a somewhat blurry, although decent sized pic of the Motorola Morrison. The last we saw this phone, it was mostly blue with white trim on the front.  This time around, it appears to have a more standard grey/black tone to it.  The phone looks a ...

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T-Mobile G1 Wins “Highly Commended” in Global Mobile Awards

The “clunky” and “not very sexy” T-Mobile G1 has won “Highly Commended“  in the GSMA’s Global Mobile Awards.  Well, it tied the Nokia E71 to be fair for the runner up spot.  Both handsets were ‘highly commended’ and come in right behind ...

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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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