Gingerbread Update for the Droid Incredible Finally Rolling Out — Again

Feels like deja vu doesn’t it? The Droid Incredible Gingerbread update was slated for an August 16th rollout until ultimately being delayed so Verizon’s product team could do a bit more testing. A couple weeks passed without a word until finally we received an announcement via ...

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Verizon Announces $299 Droid Bionic for September 8 (Tomorrow!)

And here we thought that September 8th was going to simply pass us by.  Verizon has finally done it, announcing the Droid Bionic for release on September 8th, some nine months after its initial debut.  To be fair here, we’re not talking about the same handset that was shown off in Las ...

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Motorola Announces Gingerbread for Droid 2 Global

Motorola announced earlier this morning that the Android 2.3 Gingerbread update is available for the Droid 2 Global.  Not to be confused with the update that was recently announced by Verizon, this is for the world-ready version of the handset.  According to the Motorola forums, the update is ...

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Samsung Stratosphere for Verizon Leaked, 4G LTE in tow

Remember the Samsung sliding QWERTY phone we showed you a few times ago? First we just saw a glimpse of it and then we saw a blurry shot with a lot of info, but now, thanks to a couple images on Pocket-Now, we finally get a full-fledged look at the Samsung SCH-I405 a.k.a Stratosphere. ...

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Samsung Illusion and Pantech Breakout LTE Leaked with Verizon Branding

Verizon is the largest mobile network provider in the USA and they offer up quite a large number of Android powered phones. Verizon always has a few phones up their sleeves and the Samsung Illusion and Pantech Breakout are a couple of them. Our friends over at Pocket-Now got their hands on ...

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AndroidGuys Weekly Wrap-Up: Free T-Mobile Phones, Samsung Galaxy Note, and More!

Let’s take a look back at some of the bigger, more newsworthy items from last week, shall we? There was plenty to talk about in the world of Android, but we’ve narrowed it down to a few items. Hit the video after the break and join our own Phil Esposito as he runs through some of... ...

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Verizon Lures Smart Phone Buyers with $100 Trade-In Coupon

So you’ve decided that you’re ready to pick up an Android handset but you’re undecided as to which carrier is right for you. Verizon, hoping to sway you just a little bit, recently introduced a new trade-in/rebate program. It works like this – buy a new smart phone, ...

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Verizon’s HTC Rhyme Tipped for September 29 Release

Yet another Verizon minimum advertised price (MAP) document surfaced this week, tipping the carrier’s hand a bit as it pertains to devices and prices.  Whereas most of the MAP is the same stuff from before we do get a new product name to look forward to.  Come September 29th we should be ...

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Verizon Announces Gingerbread Update for Droid 2

We have a feeling that many of you guys already know this but Verizon has announced that the Android 2.3 Gingerbread update has begun rolling out for the Droid 2. Of course it’s not just a simple OS upgrade as it also includes new apps, features, and improvements.   If you happen to own ...

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9MP Photo From the Motorola Dinara

Take a look at the photo to the left, it’s a beauty isn’t it? Just look at the detail and the crisp, contrasting colours…Ok so whoever took this photo could have chosen a more interesting subject, but at least the photos statistics are a little more intriguing. It’s a ...

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Verizon Says Droid Bionic Twitter Account Isn’t Official

Earlier today we learned that the Droid Bionic would be dropping on September 8th, as seen in a tweet from @DroidBionic. As it turns out, this Twitter account is not affiliated with either Verizon or Motorola. What exactly does that mean? Basically, the September 8th date may or may not be ...

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Verizon to Launch Droid Prime with Ice Cream Sandwich (Rumor)

The Boy Genius Report is at it again, providing a bit of exclusive news as it pertains to the upcoming Nexus Prime. According to a source close to BGR, Verizon has passed on the Galaxy S II for a pair of reasons. For starters, the insider says that “Verizon doesn’t think the Samsung ...

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First Pair of Images of HTC Vigor Surface

A pair of images surfaced over the weekend, giving us our first decent look at Verizon’s forthcoming HTC Vigor.  The phone is expected to feature a number of high-end specifications (4.3-inch HD display, dual-core 1.5GHz processor, 1GB RAM, 16GB internal storage, and Beats by Dre ...

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Verizon Support Page Brings Droid 2 Owners One Step Closer to Gingerbread

Motorola Droid 2 owners are now one step closer to finally receiving Gingerbread according to a couple of Verizon support pages that went live yesterday. It’s been a long time coming for proud owners of the Droid 2 patient enough to remain unrooted. Barring any unforeseen issues, an OTA ...

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No Galaxy S II for Verizon Customers

So, you’ve been holding off from upgrading your flagging device to wait for the blazing fast Samsung Galaxy S II. You thought you wouldn’t have to wait long, but then the release was pushed back to Q3, even though the whole of Europe has been enjoying it since May. No matter you ...

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