Sprint Announces $99 Samsung Intercept for July 11

Yesterday Sprint formally announced the next chapter in their Android saga with the entry-level Samsung Intercept.  The phone, which runs $99 after $100 mail-in rebate, is essentially the follow up to last year’s Moment.  Features include a 3.2-inch touch screen, a 3.2-megapixel camera, ...

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Best Buy Goofs Up, Sells Intercept Early

Accidents do happen!  Apparently the Samsung Intercept escaped a Best Buy Mobile booth a little sooner than its July 11th launch date.  It seems a Best Buy Mobile employee sold the phone for $100 without realizing it hadn’t been launched yet.  According to the reviewer’s Youtube ...

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Sprint Talks Android Apps in Series of Helpful Videos

Sprint has just released a handful of new YouTube videos to help new Android users get the most of their phone.  Aimed at specific needs, Heather walks you through some excellent titles selected by the carrier.  What apps should you look for if you’re planing a trip or trying to get in ...

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Android Quarterly Report Card (US Carriers)

Welcome the first AndroidGuys quarterly report card.  This post is designed to let you guys and gals know how we think the carriers are doing as it pertains to Android.  We conducted a blind, internal poll with members of our staff deciding how they would grade each US wireless provider on ...

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Samsung Epic 4G Promotional Video Surfaces

Believe it or not we have more Samsung Galaxy S news this week, this time of the Samsung Epic 4G variation! A short promo video of the Epic 4G has surfaced and boy does it make me want one more than ever. The video is basically a short little teaser detailing all of the features... Read More

Rumor: 2GHz HTC “Sabor” to Arrive with Gingerbread Late 2010 [UPDATE]

I love juicy rumors like these.  According to Oxford-Zeiss Content & Research Guide (OZCARGuide), HTC is working on a 2GHz “Sabor” device for Sprint, expected later this year or early next year.  Not only that, but the handset maker is developing their own screen technology said ...

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Latest Sprint Ad Shows Off EVO 4G Features [VIDEO]

I happened across this ad tonight on YouTube, realized it hasn’t been covered elsewhere, so I felt compelled to share it with you guys.  Here’s the latest Sprint ad which shows the EVO 4G in all its splendor.  Watch the 30 second TV spot and see how Sprint plans to brag about all ...

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PSA: HTC EVO 4G Back in Stock

Just a quick little post to let you know the popular EVO 4G is now back in stock.  If you count yourself among those who have been patiently waiting to get your hands on one, we suggest you act fast.  Who knows exactly how long these will be available.  If we were you, I’d maybe... Read More

Samsung Confirms Galaxy S Series Phones to See Android 2.2

Samsung was in New York last night to official kick off the various Galaxy S handsets headed for your (US) carrier of choice.  Without giving us the prices and launch dates we’d been hoping for, we’re left waiting on carriers to make announcements.  T-Mobile is the first out of the ...

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Samsung Intercept (Moment 2) Images Leak

The first official looking images of the upcoming Samsung Intercept have found their way online.  Looking very much like last year’s Moment, the SPH-M910 Intercept is expected to arrive with (stock) Android 2.1 and feature a 3.2-inch touch display. Given Samsung’s track record, I ...

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The Samsung Epic Is Sprint’s Second 4G Handset

Sprint and Samsung have officially announced the Samsung Epic, which will stand alongside the HTC EVO 4G in Sprint’s quickly-growing 4G line-up. The Samsung Epic, which Samsung is describing as a “Galaxy S smartphone”, is a monster on paper. The Epic is 14.2 millimeters thick ...

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Checking to See if EVO 4G is in Stock? There’s an App For That!

In case you were looking to order an EVO 4G today you might want to pump the brakes.  As has been the case for most of the week, the latest Sprint super phone is out of stock.  Since Sprint is not likely going to make any announcements when it comes back, we’re left to keep... Read More

Sprint Expects to Launch Android 2.2 “In the Near Future”

In a recent announcement on Twitter, Sprint has said that it expects to launch Android 2.2 Sprint expects to launch Android 2.2 "in the near future." On the Sprint's message boards, a Sprint employee said "As work on finalizing the software is under way, Sprint expects to launch Android 2.2 ...

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Rumor: Minor Update Hitting EVO 4G Next Week

Those of you who have an EVO 4G are advised to keep your eyes peeled for a minor update next week.  Sorry guys and gals, it’s not a Froyo rollout.  Rumored for the 28th, it will address three components. A Boy Genius Report source indicates the following are slated for a tweak next week: ...

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Generation Gap? How I Got my Mother to Switch to Android

“I wouldn’t recommend an Android phone to my mother.” That’s a phrase I’ve heard thrown around more than once since Android first came out, and up until recently, I was of that same opinion. That is until the Sprint EVO 4G came out.

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