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HTC Sensation 4G Still Set For June Arrival

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, the HTC Sensation 4G is one of the most anticipated handsets on T-Mobile in recent memory and with the rumored launch just under two weeks away T-Mobile has been silent. While there has been plenty of evidence leading to a June 8th date (July 12th for Target) nothing concrete has come forward from the Magenta mothership. Further solidifying a mid-June release … [read full article]

(Updated!) Has The G2x Been Pulled From Store Shelves Due To Quality Issues?

Updated: We pinged T-Mobile this morning regarding this issue and they followed up via Twitter stating “The T-Mobile G2x has been very popular and high demand has resulted in inventory constraints, which we are working to address. We are working with LG to address inventory constraints and expect to return to normal levels in the coming weeks.” We’ve gone back to our original source who reverified their claim that was the … [read full article]

Mobile City Online Posts Samsung Hercules For Preorder With Great Photoshop Job

When this came across into my inbox just now I almost fell out of my chair laughing at the Photoshop job because it’s both awesome and ridiculous at the same time. What is clearly an Infuse 4G shopped with a T-Mobile logo is now available for pre-order as  the Samsung Hercules at MobileCityOnline.com. Am I the only one who feels it’s a little premature to have this posted for preorder with … [read full article]

Will The Hercules Be The T-Mobile Equivalent Of The Galaxy S 2?

After yesterdays report of the Samsung Hercules demigod like specs plenty of our astute readers wondered if this wasn’t the T-Mobile variant of the Galaxy S 2. Or perhaps it isn’t a variant but is the device we are receiving in lieu of a Galaxy S 2?While we continue to believe that the Galaxy S 2 has undergone internal testing we now believe it has been passed over for the Hercules. Providing further evidence that … [read full article]

Samsung Hercules Is T-Mobile’s Version Of Infuse 4G?

The boys over at Thisismynext.com are running quite the scoop with codename “Samsung Hercules.” With a possible arrival date of August this one has some time to mature but the Thisismynext crew has quite the spec breakdown: 4.5″ 480 x 800 Super AMOLED Plus display Android 2.3 NFC Support 42Mbps HSPA+ capable (category 24 HSDPA and category 6 HSUPA) AWS plus 850/1900 MHz…they claim support for AT&T’s 4G will be here if the … [read full article]

(Updated: Engineering Problem!) T-Mobile Blocking 3G Video Chat On Nexus S/G-Slate

Update: As it turns out the folks over at AndroidPolice had already discovered this problem a few days back and the trouble is due to engineering resource constraints. Due to such engineering constraints T-Mobile blocks the specialized P2P mode that Google uses to connect video chats. Nexus S owners have been hit with some disappointing news with the arrival of Android 2.3.4 which gives them the above error … [read full article]

Samsung Exhibit 4G Arriving June 8th, Completes Trifecta of T-Mobile Launches That Day

It looks like June 8th will see a trio of launches of Android launches for T-Mobile with phones to every kind of user. The Samsung Exhibit 4G once known as the “Hawk” will be the third device to arrive on June 8th and falls right in the middle of the HTC Sensation 4G and Samsung Gravity Touch 2. We’ve already received a preview of the Exhibit 4G in … [read full article]