Sprint offering sales before and after Black Friday

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Sprint, like T-Mobile, doesn’t think you should have to wait until November 23 to get in on some smartphone savings. The nation’s third largest carrier today announced that it will be hosting some pre-Black Friday deals on November 22 (Thanksgiving). While stores might be closed ...

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Samsung tied to rumors of 5-inch device for CES

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As if it were a surprise, Samsung is said to be readying a 1080p HD display for upcoming devices.

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Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean firmware leaks for the Samsung Galaxy S III

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The folks over at SamMobile have a treat for all of the Galaxy S III users out there without a fear of getting their hacker hands dirty. A new firmware leak has surfaced, and it’s coming in the form of Android 4.1.2. According to the site, the new OS includes: Android 4.1.2 – JZO54K ...

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T-Mobile reminds us their “Holiday Lineup” is on sale

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T-Mobile wants to remind everyone that their “Holiday Lineup” of devices is on sale and ready for your hard-earned money. If you’re not up to speed with all of their recently announced devices and top-selling products of late, here’s a quick rundown. Yeah, there’s ...

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T-Mobile Galaxy S III gets its Android 4.1 update

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Following Sprint’s lead, T-Mobile has become the second carrier to see an Android 4.1 update roll out for the Samsung Galaxy S III. The wireless provider has released details for the Jelly Bean update, advising it has started deploying today, November 14. If you own a T-Mobile version of ...

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U.S. Cellular’s Galaxy Axiom may be variant of Galaxy S III Mini

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U.S. Cellular may soon introduce another Samsung smartphone, an SCH-R830 reportedly called the Galaxy Axiom. Details for the device, obtained by @evleaks, tell us the handset matches up quite nicely with the recently announced Galaxy S III Mini. Samsung Galaxy Axiom (SCH-R830) for US ...

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Android 4.2 won’t be officially supported on Xoom, Nexus S

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Those of you who own a Motorola Xoom or Samsung Nexus S will find that their respective devices will not see Android 4.2 Jelly Bean updates. Well, in an official capacity, that is. A post on Google Groups tells us that 4.1.2 should be the last release of Android that is offered up for both... ...

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Nexus 4, Nexus 10 arrive in Google Play store

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In case you forgot, or didn’t know in the first place, the Nexus 4 and Nexus 10 arrived today. The new smartphone and tablet joined the Nexus 7 as devices available for purchase in the Google Play store.  If you’ve been waiting to get your hands on the latest smartphone from LG or ...

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T-Mobile holding Samsung sales on November 16-17

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Who needs to wait around for Black Friday just so they can hold a sale? Apparently, T-Mobile doesn’t as, the carrier has announced a two-day sale for Samsung devices. For these two days only, customers will be able to pick up a Samsung 4G  handset for free with a qualifying service ...

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AT&T to offer $499 Samsung Galaxy Camera on November 16

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AT&T today announced that it will be offering the Samsung Galaxy Camera starting November 16.  Priced at $499.99, the camera runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and features a number of photo options. For a limited time, AT&T is offering customers up to $100 off the purchases of a second ...

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Verizon announces $129 Samsung Stratosphere II

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Verizon today confirmed that it will be soon offering the Samsung Stratosphere II as part of its Android lineup.  Due in the coming weeks, the handset will cost $129.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate with a new two-year customer agreement. Details for the phone include a full QWERTY keyboard, 1.2 ...

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Walmart Black Friday ad has smattering of smartphones to snag

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Walmart has become the latest retailer to see its Black Friday ad posted on the internet.  While it’s got more than some of the others we’ve encountered the last few days, it’s mostly a bunch of budget-priced handsets. There doesn’t seem to be anything particular that ...

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Sam’s Club to offer Galaxy S III for 96¢ on Black Friday

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Sam’s Club has a number of Android-based deals for Black Friday, November 23, including the Galaxy S III for less than a dollar.  Even factoring in your annual membership, the overall cost of the handset is much lower than the average $199.99 sticker. Other sales include both the 7-inch ...

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Best Buy posts Black Friday deals online

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Best Buy, instead of letting their Black Friday ad get leaked online, went ahead and released it on their blog.  If you were curious to see what sort of Android-based products would be on sale come November 23, here’s a quick list.  You’ll find smartphones and tablets, some deals ...

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T-Mobile to drop prices of select Android devices Nov 8

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Among other deals, the Galaxy Note II will a much more reasonable $249.99.

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