Tag Archives: Android

HTC Continues To Tease T-Mobile G2 Gingerbread Update

In a newsletter sent out yesterday HTC continues to tease the impending update for T-Mobile G2 users to Gingerbread. This reads exactly like the last update we received with a similar list of enhancements without a firm over-the-air date. The G2 was T-Mobile’s first 4G phone and as such it has a special place in our hearts so we hope that the powers that be at HTC and T-Mobile don’t make … [read full article]

HTC Preparing Software Update To Unlock Sensation 4G Bootloader?

If this “stock” answer from a customer support representative comes true the HTC Sensation 4G will be receiving a software update that will unlock the bootloader for the device giving a clear path for custom ROM’s. Several members of XDA forum have reported receiving the same response from HTC supper reps in response to inquires about the Sensation 4G bootloader policy moving forward. “We are currently developing new bootloader unlocked software for … [read full article]

Samsung Exhibit 4G and Samsung Gravity Smart Launching June 22nd

When T-Mobile announced the Samsung Exhibit 4G and Samsung Gravity Smart they promised June availability without a specific date. Well you can mark June 22nd on your calendars if either one of these budget Android fulfills your desires. Both the Exhibit 4G and Gravity smart: “…expand T-Mobile’s product portfolio to include two affordable options for customers who crave rich connectivity and unique entertainment experiences.” Any takers?

T-Mobile Announces Samsung Exhibit 4G and Samsung Gravity Smart

T-Mobile has formally announced the Samsung Exhibit 4G and Samsung Gravity SMART aka GT2. We aren’t strangers to either device around these parts as we’ve seen both devices appear on numerous leaked docs proving their existence as well as a full on gallery of the Exhibit 4G. The Samsung Exhibit 4G will arrive “sometime in June”  on T-Mobile at a price “less than $100 after a $50 mail … [read full article]

(Updated: Not For T-Mobile) Rumor Alert: T-Mobile’s Next Android Sidekick To Be Produced By Sharp?

Update: As we suspected this device is actually not for T-Mobile as the folks over at Unwired View just updated the article to reflect it’s not a Sidekick and not coming to T-Mobile. The folks over at Unwired View have received what they believe is a picture of the next Android powered Sidekick to hit T-Mobile sometime later this year. We aren’t quite sure what “reasoning” they are using to determine … [read full article]

T-Mobile Raising Price Of G2x Due To Inventory Constraints

We just received this internal screenshot showing T-Mobile’s plan to increase the price of the T-Mobile G2x tomorrow due to “inventory constraints.” I suppose we have truly entered the era of the $300 smartphone now that T-Mobile is taking a lesson from Verizon who priced the DROID Charge at $299.99 when it launched earlier this month. The G2x will now cost $299.99 with a $50 mail in rebate for a net 2 … [read full article]

T-Mobile Bringing Gingerbread To The G2x By Summer

T-Mobile must love tweeting or I should saying using tweets to tease G2x owners on the arrival date of Gingerbread. At the end of April T-Mobile responded to a question asked via Twitter and stated “Gingerbread is coming to the G2x soon. You won’t have to wait long.” Fast forward thirty days and we’re back in the same scenario with T-Mobile responding to another question regarding Gingerbread on the G2x and … [read full article]

HTC Says They Are Reviewing Their Bootloader Policy

We’re about to give HTC a pat on the back as they are listening to the complaints of HTC owners who are upset with their locked bootloader policy. HTC hears you and while that’s they aren’t promising a policy reversal at the very least HTC is acknowledging complaints. Samsung should take note of this next time they want to look back at the Vibrant Froyo debacle and rethink their decision to remain … [read full article]