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FreedomPop Nexus 5 + Talk & Text, $199.99

Today’s highlighted deal is one of the most beloved devices to have ever seen the Android community. That’s right, Google’s own Nexus 5. With its high-resolution 5″ display, colors are

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5.5-inch Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 will be priced $250, unlocked

Alcatel on Thursday cleared up the pricing and availability details for its 5.5-inch OneTouch 3. Expected to ship in May, the phone will be offered for pre-order starting from April 21. The

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Unlocked Amazon Fire phone now $189 dollars

You all know the sad story of the Amazon Fire phone, we all had high hopes but were sadly let down especially when Amazon tried to charge full flagship prices

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Chinese companies on the rise, Xiaomi MiPad sells out in minutes

Most of your favorite devices from companies like LG, Samsung and HTC may be manufactured in China, but these companies are all headquartered elsewhere. Today companies like Oppo, Meizu, Xiaomi

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HTC One (M8) Unlocked and Developer Editions available for order

Amazon and HTC have made available the HTC One M8 Unlocked and Developer edition devices for pre-order through their respective websites for $649. Oddly, that’s $50 cheaper than the HTC

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The unlocked HTC One is now only $499

Less than two weeks until the arrival of the All New HTC One, HTC drops the price of the One to $499. We can’t say that this is unexpected –

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ARCHOS to show off two new 4G phones at CES

ARCHOS, while not being the most popular of smartphone manufacturers, will be showcasing two new unlocked smartphones at CES 2014. The 50 Helium 4G and the 45 Helium 4G are

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Motorola enables bootloader unlocking for supported devices, root users rejoice

Motorola hasn’t always had the best track record when it comes to bootloaders and rootable devices, but they’re apparently jumping on the open Android train with this latest announcement. User

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Verizon says Galaxy SIII bootloader will be unlocked via OTA update [UPDATED: FALSE]

  EDIT: It turns out that Verizon customer service was misinformed, and the bootloaders will NOT be unlocked via an OTA (or any other) update. The OTA update mentioned is

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Unlocked Droid 3 Works on AT&T

The Motorola Droid 3 was recently launched on Verizon as a flagship device, and it’s a great improvement compared to the original Droid and Droid 2. Bell Canada launched a GSM version

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Sony Ericsson Announces Unlocked Bootloader with New Line of Xperia Devices

According to the Sony Ericsson Developer Blog the new line of 2011 Xperia smartphones will allow “advanced developers” to unlock the boot loader legally.  This feature will only be available

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Dell Streak Launching Next Month for $500 Unlocked

Just now, at D8, Dell announced that they will be launching the Dell Streak direct from their website for $500 unlocked. No word on carrier compatibility yet, but I am

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Cellhut Carries G1, Pledges Full Android Support

Cellhut, a popular place for picking up unlocked handsets since 1996, has committed to carrying to carrying Android handsets. After carrying Windows Mobile, BlackBerry, Apple and more, they’ve decided to

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Google Offering Truly Unlocked G1’s to Developers

Attention aspiring Android developers based in countries like the United States, UK, Germany, Japan, India, Canada, France, Taiwan, and around ten others.  You can now get a completely unlocked G1