Tag Archives: Android

T-Mobile Posts Sidekick 4G First Look Video

If you’ve been waiting for an opportunity to get the Sidekick form with the Android experience then hopefully you already know the chance is upon you! If you’ve been waiting for a first video look with the Sidekick 4G, this is your video. Thanks to @tmobile Twitter we get 105 seconds of Sidekick 4G goodness. There isn’t much to see here but it it’s nice to see the form factor in real life, rather than press … [read full article]

Samsung Confirms Sidekick 4G Hotspot, Tethering On Board

Samsung has confirmed to PhoneScoop a few unannounced features included in the Sidekick 4G. The Sidekick 4G will included both the Mobile Hotspot Feature as well as tethering on T-Mobile’s HSPA+ network. The Sidekick 4G will ship with a 2 GB microSD card along with the 1 GB of onboard memory. No word as to what size memory card the Sidekick 4G will take. If any of these questions have been bugging … [read full article]

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]