Why I buy refurbished tech and you should too

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Hi, I’m Tarus, and I’m a “tech-aholic”. I love mobile tech — phones, tablets, wearables. if it has to do with mobile, I’m all over it. The newest flagship phones are starting to be released, and I’m wide-eyed yet again, hoping to get my hands on the latest and greatest. With ...

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Walmart Black Friday ad has smattering of smartphones to snag

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Walmart has become the latest retailer to see its Black Friday ad posted on the internet.  While it’s got more than some of the others we’ve encountered the last few days, it’s mostly a bunch of budget-priced handsets. There doesn’t seem to be anything particular that ...

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U.S. Cellular expands presence to 460 Walmart locations

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U.S. Cellular has started expanding its retail presence, today announcing that it will bring its postpaid plans to 460+ Walmart locations within its footprint.  The move will help the carrier get more exposure and potentially reach more new consumers.  This expansion comes shortly after the ...

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T-Mobile, Walmart now offering discounted Galaxy S II without contract

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T-Mobile and Walmart today announced that they will be offering the Samsung Galaxy S II smartphone to customers in a more affordable no-contract option.  Priced at only $299.00, the Android handset can be paired with a T-Mobile Monthly4G rate plan that starts as low as $30.00 per month.  Of ...

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Huawei Sonic launches as an Android prepaid goPhone for AT&T, drops the Sonic in place of Fusion

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Those of you looking for a low-tier prepaid Android solution may be interested in the new Huawei Fusion. The Fusion started off as the Huawei Sonic and was earlier pictured by pocketnow sporting AT&T branding. It was later learned that the Huawei Sonic was in fact the Huawei Fusion, an ...

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Walmart’s Black Friday features $69 Galaxy Prevail (Boost Mobile)

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Purchase a smartphone on contract and receive $100 Walmart gift card.

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T-Mobile announces the Samsung Exhibit II 4G, available at Walmart starting tomorrow

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The Samsung Exhibit II 4G, T-Mobile’s latest budget-friendly 4G device, is set to hit most Walmart stores tomorrow. We first heard about the Samsung Exhibit II 4G a couple weeks ago when it dropped its Galaxy W moniker and showed up in a leaked T-Mobile inventory sheet. Today T-Mobile and ...

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T-Mobile and Walmart Announce Wallet-Friendly, No Contract 4G Plan

Even with the four major carriers each offering something a little different in terms of plans, there are still hoards of users that really want a no-contract offering without sacrificing data speeds. It appears that T-Mo and Walmart may have the answer to this dilemma, as they’ve just ...

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Walmart Offering the Samsung Epic 4G Touch for $99 With new 2-Year Contract

The highly anticipated Samsung Galaxy S II is starting to hit the US market and while Sprint’s Epic 4G Touch was supposed to be the first subsidized Galaxy S II, it was beat to the punch by Alaska’s GCI. Since most of us don’t have the pleasure of residing in “The Last ...

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LG Enlighten Spotted in Walmart Catalog

We first heard about the LG Enlighten earlier this month, and we got a better look at it on Tuesday. It appears that the Enlighten will be making its way to Big Red through Walmart, as someone has gotten their paws on a Verizon catalog that’s advertising the device. Just as a refresher, ...

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Walmart’s StraightTalk to Intro Samsung Galaxy Precedent

Walmart, and its mobile virtual network operator (MVNO), TracFone, are gearing up to release an Android-powered handset known as the Samsung Galaxy Precedent. The up-front price is said to be $150 off-contract whereas the monthly bill of $45 will provide consumers with unlimited voice, text, ...

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Walmart Offering Sharp FX Plus Free with Contract

Walmart, stealing a bit of AT&T’s thunder, has begun offering the Android 2.2-powered Sharp FX Plus to consumers without any fanfare.    As expected, the handset features a 3.2-inch display, sliding QWERTY keyboard, a 3-megapixel camera, and 2GB MicroSD card.  Walmart lists the phone ...

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Xperia Play Hitting Wal-Mart Soon?

The Xperia Play was announced by Sony Ericsson at MWC, and it was launched recently in UK. We heard that Verizon will be launching this phone in U.S., and it seemed that it will be launched either this month or next month. Well, now it looks like the launch is near because our friends over... ...

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Walmart to Sell Droid Charge, Price Leaked

Samsung recently announced their first ever LTE device which is known as the Droid Charge. It was introduced at CES 2011 and then last month we saw that the phone is still alive and it will be launch soon.

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Walmart Drops Pre-Order Price of myTouch 3G Slide to $129.99

Walmart, which was offering the myTouch Slide on pre-order for $199.99, has now dropped the price! The company has reduced the price down to $129.99 for new activations with a 2 year contract. For existing T-Mobile users that are upgrading, Walmart is offering the Slide for $139.99 with an ...

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