Verizon confirms no data rollover plan

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After T-Mobile launched their “Data Stash” rollover program which was quickly followed by another similar program by AT&T, it was expected for Verizon to follow their footsteps instinctively just to avoid losing its large customer base and to create more potential ...

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Verizon sweetens prepaid pot with more flexible data options

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Verizon today announced improved rate plans for its prepaid subscribers which include extra data and more flexible data pools. The $45 rate plan now comes with 1GB of data, up from the 500MB from before. Those who take advantage of the carrier’s Auto Pay service will receive an additional ...

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Verizon finally gets the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge – available now

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Being an AT&T customer usually means I will have access to all of the latest and greatest phones, like the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge which I reviewed last month.  Verizon customers can now order their own curved display phone today at www.verizonwireless.com.  Pricing is similar to other ...

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Save 50% off Verizon Android smartphones $199.99 and above.

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Now is as good of a time as any to pick up a new smartphone from Verizon as they are offering 50% off, the on-contract price, of any phone normally priced at $199.99 and up. Phones included in this deal from Verizon are the Galaxy S5, Galaxy Note 4, HTC One M8, Xperia Z3v, and... Read More

Verizon Buyer’s Guide for Android (December 2014)

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In the hunt for a new smartphone from Verizon? Regardless of whether you’re buying your first Android or upgrading for the fourth time there’s something for everyone. And, as you might suspect, Big Red has plenty to choose from. In fact, counting variations, there are roughly two dozen models ...

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Amazon offering 15+ Android phones for one penny [Verizon]

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Looking to pick up a new smartphone for yourself or someone near to you? Have you considered checking out Amazon for that next handset? Indeed, the online giant offers devices from a variety of carriers, often cheaper than the wireless providers. As we often do, we’ve gathered up a ...

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Verizon Moto X (2nd gen) Now Receiving Android 5.0 Update

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Just a few days ago, Motorola officially released the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the 2nd generation of Moto X and G, and I am sure this announcement made all the Verizon Moto X users jealous, but worry not because today is your day. Verizon’s Moto X (2nd Gen) is now receiving the ...

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Verizon calls up LG Transpyre for prepaid line

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Verizon has added the LG Transpyre to its selection of prepaid phones. A decent little phone, as it has a 4.5-inch display with a 800 x 480 resolution, 5-megapixel main camera, 1.2 GHz Snapdragon 400 processor, 1 GB RAM, 4G LTE, 8 GB of local storage, memory card slot, and a removable 2,100 ...

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Verizon offers up LG G Pad 7.0 LTE and G Pad 10.1 LTE

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Verizon on Thursday announced the immediate availability of the LG G Pad 7.0 LTE and G Pad 10.1 LTE. The two tablets share a number of specifications including storage, cameras, and processors. Specifically, the pair have 16GB internal storage (with microSD expansion), a 5.0-megapixel ...

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Moto X now available with football leather backing, but for Verizon only

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If you’ve not gotten your hands on the new Moto X (2014) just yet then perhaps a new football leather-backed Moto X offering from Verizon might just tempt you. For football fans out there, this new Moto X is available online and in-store for just $119.99 after a $50 on-contract rebate, ...

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Verizon XLTE-Ready Ellipsis 8 now available

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Last year during the same time, Verizon introduced the Verizon Ellipsis 7 and now, they introduced its successor – Verizon Ellipsis 8. It is not a high-end Android tablet, but it is XLTE ready which means you will be able to enjoy Verizon’s super fast internet. There are some other ...

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Verizon Buyer’s Guide for Android (November 2014)

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In the hunt for a new smartphone from Verizon? Regardless of whether you’re buying your first Android or upgrading for the fourth time there’s something for everyone. And, as you might suspect, Big Red has plenty to choose from. In fact, counting variations, there are roughly two dozen models ...

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How and where to buy: Note 4 and Note Edge

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The Galaxy Note 4 is the newest Note to be offered by Samsung. The Note series has been one of the most successful series of Android phones to be offered. This year Samsung outdid themselves in the form of offering a spec monster. With a Quad HD screen, a top in processor, 3GB of ram,... Read More

How and where to buy: Nexus 6

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The Nexus 6 is one of the most anticipated phones of the year. As of now only the U.S. market is confirmed to have the Nexus 6 available for pre-order. AndroidGuys will keep you up to date on pricing and availability of this device as soon as we find out more.   U.S. Market  ... Read More

Lollipop to make it easier to control bloatware

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Do you like bloatware? I don’t like bloatware. No one likes bloatware. So why do we have bloatware? Well luckily, Android Lollipop is going to make it easier to control bloatware. Ars Technica sat down with Google’s Gabe Cohen, who described how Lollipop will deal with bloatware. ...

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