Tag Archives: Android

T-Mobile Announces Sidekick 4G Details, Along With HSPA+ 21

T-Mobile, in combination with Samsung Mobile are officially unveiling to the world, the T-Mobile Sidekick 4G by Samsung. The newest Android smartphone in the T-Mobile lineup pays homage to the Sidekick of old while delivering Android power on T-Mobile’s HSPA+ network complete with theoretical download speeds of up to 21 Mbps. Complete with a 3.5″ touchscreen marking the first entry into the Sidekick lineup that features a touch sensitive display. The “pop-tilt” … [read full article]

Best Buy Knocks $100 Off Nexus S Pricing

Anyone waiting for a good deal on the Nexus S better pay attention as Best Buy has knocked $100 off the purchase price for a limited time. Of course, when we say limited we mean through March 23rd but what reason do you have to wait? Your local Best Buy doesn’t even need to carry T-Mobile since they can ship the Nexus S to you anyway! I should mention that it appears … [read full article]

T-Mobile Carrying HTC Mystery Device, The “Doubleshot?”

Not too long we told you to remember the codename “Pyramid,” as it would belong to the name of an upcoming Android phone sure to excite T-Mobile masses. Now, we ask you to remember the name “Doubleshot.” Admittedly we’re short on details unlike the Pyramid where we at least knew the latter was a 4.3 Android phone. What we do know is that the “Doubleshot” is the name of another HTC device. … [read full article]

T-Mobile Sends Letter Regarding Danger Shutdown, Offers 50% Off On Samsung Phones

With T-Mobile announcing the shutdown of Danger servers bringing about the end of the Sidekick (operating system only) line, plenty of customers were left wondering what would happen to them. Well your questions are (mostly) answered in the form of a letter T-Mobile has sent via snail mail that will give you a chance to purchase a new Samsung cellphone at 50% off. Obviously there is a push to move Sidekick … [read full article]

Huawei U8500 T-Mobile Bound? Receives FCC Approval

Few things excite us more than when we see an unknown phone come through the FCC with the necessary bands to run on T-Mobile’s 3G/4G network. Phonescoop caught wind of the Huawei U8500 running Android 2.2. A quick run through of the FCC documentation doesn’t reveal much else and we should remind everyone that FCC approval doesn’t guarantee a T-Mobile arrival. Still, we’re always interested in devices that go through with those beloved … [read full article]

T-Mobile To Help Customers Affected By Cliq XT Update Debacle

We’re a little short on details for this one, but we’ve received word (and the above image) that T-Mobile is sympathetic to Cliq XT users who are now learning their Android devices will remain stuck on current versions. Customer Loyalty Teams have been given specialized authority to work with the affected customers in an effort to save those customers. Details are short on what exactly the offer is, is it a … [read full article]

T-Mobile G-Slate Get’s 80 Second Video Preview

The T-Mobile G-Slate, T-Mobile’s first Honeycomb Tablet is shaping up to be a Tablet to reckon with. Much to our jealousy and yours we suspect, at least one YouTuber has his hands on the T-Mobile G-Slate giving us an 80 second glimpse at the tablet. Based on the quick look, T-Mobile has a real winner on their hands combining an 8.9″ screen, 3D and 4G. The 3D cameras get a little love here but really, you … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy S 4G Pricing Leaks Courtesy Of Walmart

The price of the Samsung Galaxy S 4G is about the last bit of information we need concerning the launch of this device. While we emphasize that Walmart prices don’t usually fall in line with T-Mobile corporate retail pricing, this leaked price sheet obtained by AndroidLife shows that the Galaxy S 4G will be offered at a price of $148.88 on both new and qualified upgrade accounts. It’s definitely an attractive price … [read full article]

The HTC Pyramid Will Be A T-Mobile 4.3? Dual-Core Android Phone

Sometimes a rumor comes along that is just to good to pass up running, even so it’s still very much just a rumor without much to back it up.  Uncovering details on the upcoming HTC “Pyramid,” went a little smoother when I did a little asking around and discovered our friends at Androidandme had also heard the same story, albeit from a separate source. While uncovering the codename was slightly easier than uncovering … [read full article]

Google Holding Honeycomb Press Event Tomorrow, What Do You Want To See?

It’s not often I write about Android specific news without a T-Mobile focus which is why I didn’t rush to post news most Android devotees have already heard about. For the uninformed, Google is holding a press event tomorrow at their Mountain View headquarters to go in-depth with Honeycomb, the Android ecosystem and provide hands on demos. While this news, at least for the moment is Android specific, hence my decision not to … [read full article]