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Deal Alert: Samsung Galaxy Note II On Sale For $229 At Best Buy

Looking for a deal on the Galaxy Note II? Take a glimpse at Best Buy with a new two-year contract good for both new and qualifying upgrades. The $229 price is well below the $369 price (after mail-in rebate) now offered at T-Mobile stores. The Galaxy Note II needs little introduction round these parts and with the promise of a future update to activate the “hidden” LTE inside, the Note II is … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s Galaxy Note II Has “Hidden” LTE Support, Same Hardware As AT&T Model

When T-Mobile’s Galaxy Note II passed through the halls of the FCC with LTE support, it gave us hope that the Note II would be future proofed for the company’s eventual LTE rollout. Now, thanks to some sleuthing by the boys from AnandTech, T-Mobile’s hardware is discovered to essentially be the same as AT&T’s own model. One of the most interesting things about the Galaxy Note 2 on T-Mobile is that … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy Note II Units Begin Arriving In Retail Stores, Await Your Dollars

For those of you looking to grab a Galaxy Note II as soon as it releases, it’s been a good 24 hours as we’ve seemingly nailed down price and that ever elusive release date. While everything remains subject to change until we get official word from T-Mobile, I thought you all might enjoy a look at the Note II arriving into T-Mobile stores all across the country. You won’t … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy Note II Demo Devices On Their Way To Retail Stores

Some good news for Galaxy Note II fans as T-Mobile’s demo devices are en route and should arrive sometime tomorrow or early next week. The arrival of demo units is an obvious precursor to launch, and takes us one step closer to the idea that T-Mobile is gearing up to put these on store shelves. At the very least, you’ll be able to pop into a store and go hands on, which will … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy Note II Passes Through The FCC, Is Future Proofed With LTE

Talk about some big news on a Friday night as we get word that the Samsung Galaxy Note II for T-Mobile passes through the FCC. Of course that in and of itself isn’t the big news, the BIG news is the report itself which lists the following available frequencies for wireless: 850/1900 GSM/GPRS/EDGE, 850/1700/1900 WCDMA/HSPA, Band 4 (5, 10, 15, 20 MHz), 17 LTE (5, 10 MHz). Yup, that’s both 700 MHz … [read full article]

Firmware For T-Mobile Galaxy Note II Leaks, Shows Up With Jelly Bean

We’ve already pretty well confirmed that T-Mobile will be among the US recipients of the Galaxy Note II, but this time we’ve got some leaked firmware to tell us what’s going on under the hood. First things first, Jelly Bean is of course present along with HSPA+ capability. Unfortunately, there doesn’t seem to be any sign that T-Mobile will future-proof the Galaxy Note II with LTE compatibility, but given that all … [read full article]

Samsung Posts Galaxy Note II Sign Up Page

With Samsung introducing the Galaxy Note II to the world, those of us stateside are left wanting more details on US availability. Thankfully, Samsung has launched a sign-up page, which will send more information as it becomes available. All it takes is a name, email and zip code to get all the deets. Of course, we’ll be providing all the info we can on the Galaxy Note II and potential T-Mobile availability … [read full article]