Tag Archives: WP7

Microsoft Unveils Windows Phone 8, Details Upgrade Process For Current Handsets

Microsoft is in the midst of unveiling their next generation smartphone platform in Windows Phone 8 and so far, I’m loving what I’m seeing. Google and Apple take note, Microsoft is working hard to raise their game through the addition of long-requested features along with a brand new Start Screen which frankly speaking, looks freaking awesome. A lot of what we’re seeing now is backend stuff, definitely not part of the end-user experience … [read full article]

Why T-Mobile Reps Love Windows Phone, A Video By Microsoft

So why do T-Mobile employees love Windows Phone? T-Mobile recently held an internal competition asking reps why they loved Windows Phone and now Microsoft has posted the below video to their official Windows Phone YouTube channel. The winners won an XBOX 360 with Kinect and while the reps made their own video submissions leading Microsoft to compile the best of and put together the video now gracing their YouTube channel. I’m sure Microsoft … [read full article]

HTC Radar 4G, A TmoNews Review

It’s review time again, and this time I got my hands on some new hardware.  Now, it doesn’t have Android (OH NO!) so it may not be on many of your lists, but it really should be considered.  T-Mobile made the mistake of sending me a Radar 4G to play with and I may, just may, keep it (I’m totally kidding T-Mobile, seriously).  Read on and see how it stacks up! Software I’ve … [read full article]

Reminder For $25 App Store Gift Card With Every Windows Phone Purchase

We know this offer began at the beginning of November, but a few of you have written in with some questions regarding the promotion and we thought these two images might help clarify any confusion. In summary, customers who purchase a Windows Phone 7/7.5 Device, including the HTC Radar 4G receive a special $25 Windows App Store Gift Card good for any purchases in the Windows Phone Marketplace web site. It … [read full article]

T-Mobile Offering FREE HTC Radar 4G Via Their Windows Phone Deals Page

If you’re looking for an opportunity to pick up the HTC Radar 4G free for a limited time, T-Mobile’s WMDeals site is a great place to start. T-Mobile current promo offers up a Radar 4G for free (after mail-in-rebate) with a two-year agreement. There are some restrictions however, as you must be on an Individual or Family Classic Unlimited Plus plan. Unfortunately this offer isn’t available in stores. The real kicker is … [read full article]

T-Mobile Launches Galaxy 10.1 Tablet, myTouch, myTouch Q, LG DoublePlay And More Today

Just as expected, T-Mobile has placed a number of new smartphones and a tablet up for sale today, November 2nd. While some of these devices have been available via Wal-Mart for the past few days, today marks the first official day you can grab them from all of T-Mobile’s retail channels. So what’s available beginning today? Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1″  HTC Radar 4G LG DoublePlay (available in stores beginning … [read full article]

T-Mobile To Introduce The Nokia Lumia 710 In January, Codename: Sword?

Having just seen the Nokia Lumia 710 pass through the FCC with T-Mobile ready AWS bands we started inquiring about a possible Magenta arrival. As it turns out, our inquiries were not in vain as the Lumia 710 was discovered ready for a T-Mobile unveiling this January. The internal codename is “Sword” and is listed as coming in both black and white colors. As a quick recap the Lumia 710 has a … [read full article]

HTC Radar 4G Already Up For Sale On T-Mobile.com

We weren’t expecting to see the HTC Radar 4G go up for sale until November 2nd but T-Mobile’s website has the Radar 4G already available for purchase. Presumably shipments won’t be received till Wednesday’s official launch date but if you’ve been eyeing the Radar 4G, lock in your order today. The Radar 4G is available for $99.99 after a $50 mail-in-rebate. “With the HTC® Radar™ 4G, you can stay in touch … [read full article]

T-Mobile Announces November 2nd Launch For HTC Radar 4G

Just as predicted, T-Mobile has announced a November 2nd launch date for the HTC Radar 4G. Expected to arrive among a flurry of smartphones that day, the Radar 4G will be available for $99.99 with a two year contract after a $50 mail-in-rebate. The Radar 4G comes with the latest version of Windows Phone, codenamed Mango and packs a 3.8″ 800×480 display, 5 megapixel camera on the rear, front-facing camera, … [read full article]

HTC Radar 4G, LG DoublePlay Appear On T-Mobile Website As “Coming Soon”

While we’re definitely riding on an Ice Cream Sandwich high right now, T-Mobile has posted both the HTC Radar 4G and LG DoublePlay up on their website as “coming soon.” We’re not sure when exactly these surfaced, but given their presence we can’t imagine either phone isn’t on course for an upcoming launch. Current rumors, based on the roadmap we posted at the beginning of October still peg both phones … [read full article]