RadioShack’s Black Friday ad leaks with multiple Android savings, freebies

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RadioShack’s Black Friday ad has found its way online and, as is usually the case, is full of Android savings.  While some might be for devices from larger companies such as Samsung and HTC, there’s also an offering from outfits such as DiGiX.  Nevertheless, if you’re heading ...

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Virgin Mobile now offering $99 Kyocera Rise

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Here’s a friendly reminder that today’s the day that Virgin Mobile starts offering the  Android 4.0-powered Kyocera Rise. Available online and at select retail locations, the smartphone features a 1GHz processor, 3.5-inch HVGA LCD display, 3.2-megapixel camera, and sliding QWERTY ...

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Virgin Mobile debuts new “Happy Accidents” campaign [VIDEO]

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Aww man, you just got that phone?  That’s too bad, because Virgin Mobile has a really great plan and an increasingly better selection of Android devices.  Dude, that sucks. Virgin Mobile has launched a new ad campaign, “Happy Accidents” which hits television and Internet ...

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Virgin Mobile debuts Samsung Galaxy Reverb for September

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Virgin Mobile has added another Android smartphone to their no-contract roster, announcing the Samsung Galaxy Reverb.  Due in September, the handset is a mid-range model with a somewhat reasonable $250 sticker. Details for the Galaxy Reverb include a 4-inch WVGA display, 1.4GHz processor, ...

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Kyocera Rise announced for Sprint, Virgin Mobile

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The Android 4.0 smartphone is priced to move for both carriers.

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Samsung, Boost Mobile, and Virgin Mobile schedule something ‘big’ for August 22

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What could Samsung and the prepaid carriers have in store for us?

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Virgin Mobile USA debuts PCD $79.99 Chaser

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The no-contract player intros an affordable Android with enough hardware for first-time buyers.

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Virgin Mobile launching the HTC One V within two weeks?

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The HTC One V has been around for a long time, and it was scheduled to be launched in USA this summer, and we heard that all three regional carriers will be getting it, including Virgin Mobile. Now, Droid-Dog is reporting that Virgin Mobile will start selling the device in the next two weeks, ...

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Virgin Mobile gets on Google Wallet bandwagon with $25 promo

A limited time promotion sweetens the deal for consumers looking to use the NFC payment option.

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Virgin Mobile USA now offering $149 LG Optimus Elite

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The no-contract carrier debuts the successor to their Optimus V.

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LG Optimus Elite leaks with Sprint, Virgin Mobilebranding

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A set of newly-leaked images have landed online today, giving us a clear look at a handset headed for Sprint and Virgin Mobile.  Called the LG Optimus Elite, the specifications include an 800MHz processor, 3.2-inch HVGA display, 5-megapixel camera with flash, and NFC support.  Yeah, maybe these ...

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Virgin Mobile to launch HTC One V?

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Last month at Mobile World Congress, HTC launched the HTC One V, a low-end, affordable device. We recently reported that the device will be hitting some regional carriers in the States, and it seems it will be happening soon. The folks over at PocketNow are reporting that Virgin Mobile will ...

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Virgin Mobile adds $99 Venture to Android lineup

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Virgin Mobile has begun taking preorders for their next Android handset, the Gingerbread-powered (PCD) Venture, with expected shipping to begin March 15.  At $99 it’s pretty much all the Android you might hope to see out of a no-contract carrier, if not a little more.  Hardware is a blend ...

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HTC One V launching on three regional U.S. carriers

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HTC nailed the Mobile World Congress event by announcing a trio of new Android devices. One of them was HTC One V, which was introduced as a “Value” device. The device actually reminds us of the HTC Legend, which was launched as a successor to the HTC Hero. AT&T will be ...

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Virgin Mobile to implement ‘data speed reduction’ (throttling) on March 23

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Speeds will drop down to 256kbps for anyone who exceeds 2.5GB in a month.

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