Sprint acquiring spectrum, subscribers from U.S. Cellular

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Sprint has entered into a deal with U.S. Cellular which will see them acquiring both PCS spectrum and customers across a number of states.  As part of the $480 million venture, Sprint will gain 20MHz of spectrum in the 1900MHz band in Midwest markets plus about 585,000 subscribers.

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U.S. Cellular adds Motorola Electrify M to 4G LTE roster

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U.S. Cellular, staying pretty busy as of late, is adding another 4G LTE smartphone to its Android lineup. Today sees the carrier announcing the Motorola Electrify M, an Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich handset for its online store on November 8.  Available in retail stores on November 9, pricing ...

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U.S. Cellular expands 4G LTE footprint

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U.S. Cellular will be expanding its 4G LTE footprint in but a few days time, as the carrier is today announcing the next wave of markets.  Effective November 5, the wireless provider will see its network moving into new parts of Iowa, Wisconsin, North Carolina and Oklahoma.  What’s more, ...

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When is my carrier getting the Galaxy Note II?

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There’s been a lot of chatter these past few weeks about the Samsung Galaxy Note II, and deservedly so. It’s a badass device that all major carriers are expected to carry this fall. So, now you’ve been convinced that it’s the handset for you and you’re looking to ...

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U.S. Cellular’s Galaxy Note II available October 26

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U.S. Cellular wants to remind you all that their version of the Galaxy Note II is only $299.99 and will be available this Friday, October 26.  Available in titanium gray, the 16GB smartphone is still up for preorder through Thursday evening.  In a related note, U.S. Cellular plans to have 58 ...

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US Cellular announces cheap Huawei Ascend Y for $30

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US Cellular is one of the leading regional carriers in USA and they are offering a lot of Android powered devices with a cheap price tag. Though today, they launched an Android powered device with Huawei, known as the Huawei Ascend Y. US Cellular is offering it for $29.99 with a 2-year ...

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Samsung says Android 4.1 update for U.S. Galaxy S III models “coming soon”

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Samsung has put together a quick and simple list of U.S. smartphones which are either getting or are expected to receive their Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update.  As of right now it basically acts as a placeholder or jumping off point for a number of Galaxy S III models and a trio of Nexus ...

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In Brief: Other Android stuff worth knowing (Sept 25)

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In Brief is a compilation of notifications, rumors, and Android-related news tidbits, which for whatever reason, did not end up with a post of its own on AndroidGuys.  These are things that we still feel are worth knowing, even if in a passing manner.  Consider it a grab-bag of Android goodies. ...

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U.S. Cellular’s Galaxy Note II to cost $299

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U.S. Cellular is the first carrier to announce its price for the forthcoming Samsung Galaxy Note II.  Expected to arrive in “late October”, the 5.5-inch smartphone will run$299.99 after a $100 mail-in rebate.  In a bit of goodwill, U.S. Cellular will change that to an instant rebate ...

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LG Splendor with US Cellular branding leaked

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LG’s addition to Optimus smartphones line which is known as the “L-Style“, is around us from a long time now. Now it seems US Cellular is planning to grab a phone from the “L-Style”, as an image of LG Splendor US730 is leaked by smartphenom.com, and the device is ...

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U.S. Cellular intros Samsung Galaxy Metrix 4G

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U.S. Cellular has begun selling a new Android-powered Samsung smartphone online and will later release it in retail stores later in the week. Called the Samsung Galaxy Metrix 4G, it runs $179.00 after $100 mail-in rebate.  Should you live in a current or prospective 4G LTE market you’ll ...

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U.S. Cellular offering free add-on lines through 2012

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Save up to $80 per month with the carrier's new promotion.

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U.S. Cellular debuts pair of Motorola smartphones

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The Electrify 2 and Defy XT arrive in the first week of August.

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U.S. Cellular releases $129 HTC One V

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Effective today, U.S. Cellular customers looking for a new Android 4.0 experience can now get their hands on the HTC One V. Priced at $129.99 after a $100 mail-in rebate, the handset makes for a great budget-friendly device with a superior audio and photo experience.   To be clear, the HTC One ...

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Pricing revealed for U.S. Cellular’s Galaxy S III

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U.S. Cellular has revealed the pricing for their version(s) of the Samsung Galaxy S III, and, unsurprisingly,  they’re not any different than the other carriers.  Consumers looking to grab the 16GB model will pay $199.99 while those seeking the 32GB model will part with $249.99 both after ...

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