Sprint now offering Samsung Galaxy S 3 in Amethyst Purple

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Sprint today announced the availability of the Samsung Galaxy S 3 in a “beautiful new Amethyst Purple color”. Offered in 16GB internal storage capacity only, the handset can now be snagged for a mere $99.99 (after a $50 mail-in rebate) with new contracts or eligible upgrades. For ...

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HTC taking the HTC One on an eleven city tour of the U.S.

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HTC will take the flagship Android-powered HTC One on a tour of the United States this spring, giving consumers a chance to see try out the new experience. Coinciding with the retail availability of the handset, the HTC One Live Experience Tour  will appear in 11 major markets across the ...

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Sprint taps $199 HTC One with April 19 debut

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Sprint today announced that the HTC One will arrive on April 19. Priced at $199.99, the phone will be offered in pre-orders starting from Friday, April 5.  The HTC One will come in either black or silver colors and feature 32GB of storage. Don’t forget that you can save at least $100 on ...

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Sprint serves up Android 4.1 Jelly Bean for Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1

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Sprint this morning announced that the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update is available for the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1. The update will be pushed automatically to Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 over the next few weeks at which point it can be installed over the air. Details, of course, include features such as ...

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Sprint intros ‘Bring Your Own Sprint Device’ for MVNOs

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Sprint today announced a new policy for its MVNO (mobile virtual network operators) which will allow users to bring old Sprint devices to other carriers. Called (Bring Your Own Sprint Device) BYOSD, the deal will help consumers save money on purchasing new phones while. At the same time, this ...

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Sprint calls on $49.99 Sprint Force as latest 4G LTE handset

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Sprint today announced its latest smartphone, the Android 4.0 Ice Cream powered Sprint Force, is now available online and at retail locations around the country. Priced at $49.99 (after a $50 mail-in rebate) with a two-year service agreement, the handset features a 1.5 GHz dual-core processor, ...

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Sprint confirms March 8 arrival for $99 Kyocera Torque

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Sprint today announced that the rugged and life-proof Kyocera Torque will arrive on March 8 with a $99 price tag.  Previously outed in a separate announcement, the phone runs Android 4.1 and features military-grade specifications against water, weather, dust, and drops. In terms of ...

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Entry-level Sprint Force LTE due on March 1

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An entry-level ZTE smartphone, the Sprint Force LTE, is due at Sprint on March 1, according to Engadget. Among the details are a 4-inch display, 1.5GHz dual-core processor, 1GB RAM, 4GB internal storage and a 5-megapixel rear camera. Powered by Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, the Sprint Force ...

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Sprint announces HTC One for “later this year”

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Sprint has officially rolled out its own press release for the HTC One, promising to carry the device “later this year”. We’re hoping that this means the same time frame as other carriers and this is actually March or April at the latest. “In a world where technology is ...

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Android 4.2.1 now pushing to Sprint Galaxy Nexus devices

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If you’ve got a Sprint Galaxy Nexus, you might want to run it through an update check. The latest update,  JRO03U.L700GA02), is pushing out, and it includes: Redesigned camera interface and new Photo Sphere feature (a 360-degree panorama mode) Notifications Shade accessible by swiping top ...

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Sprint debuts rugged, waterproof Kyocera Torque

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Sprint today announced the next Android smartphone to offer 4G LTE service on the Now Network, introducing the rugged and waterproof Kyocera Torque. Pricing and exact availability is still unknown however the carrier expects it to show up in the “coming weeks”. Details for the ...

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T-Mobile the only carrier not confirmed to offer HTC M7

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T-Mobile USA is the only major carrier that has yet to sign on for the upcoming HTC M7, according to the often-correct @evleaks. AT&T is the third wireless provider to jump on board with the device, following Sprint and Verizon. Those two, by the way, have been tied to the device for a ...

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Sprint begins 4G LTE build in 28 new markets

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Sprint has 28 new markets set to see 4G LTE speeds and services in the coming months, according to a press release from the carrier. Development has begun in the more than two dozen areas and should be wrapped in the near term. Note that if you live in one of the following markets that... Read More

Android 4.2 update for Sprint Galaxy Nexus now live

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If you’ve got a Sprint Galaxy Nexus, then listen up. Google is now hosting the Android 4.2 update (JOP40D) on their servers, and it’s ready to be downloaded. The update won’t be coming through OTA, but you can snag it from Google and install it yourself. The update weights in ...

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Kyocera E6710 Torque passes through FCC en route to Sprint

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A Kyocera E6710 ‘Torque’ recently passed through the FCC, tipping  one of Sprint’s next 4G LTE smartphones. Details thus far are somewhat scarce, but are reported to include NFC, a pair of cameras, and an overall rugged design. Looking at the photo, the Torque appears to run ...

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