Tag Archives: Android

LG G6 again rumored to launch on April 7

When LG officially announced the G6, T-Mobile confirmed that it’d sell the new Android flagship, but the only launch info that T-Mo gave was that the G6 would be launching this spring. Now the rumor mill is giving us a more specific date. An image that appears to have come from T-Mobile’s internal system has appeared on Twitter, and it says that the LG G6 is “COMING SOON!” Looking closely at the G6’s screen shows that … [read full article]

Samsung Galaxy S8 leaks again, this time in press render form

Days after Samsung confirmed that it will show off the Galaxy S8 on March 29, the rumor mill is some showing off of its own. A new image of the Galaxy S8 has surfaced. It’s a press render of the GS8 that’s been leaked by Evan Blass and appears to confirm many of the device’s rumored features, including a tall display that appears to have curved sides and rounded corners. Also shown in this leak … [read full article]

Samsung improving its RCS messaging service, names T-Mobile as one of its carrier partners

Samsung today announced some news regarding Rich Communication Services (RCS), and T-Mobile is involved. Samsung says that it’s expanding its RCS messaging service using thanks to its recent acquisition of NewNet Communication Technologies. The service offers many of the features that you’d expect from RCS, including group chats and large file transfers, and Samsung touts that its RCS “is compliant with the latest GSMA RCS specifications.” The good news is that Samsung is making its RCS … [read full article]

Samsung will debut Galaxy S8 on March 29

Grab your calendars, everyone, because we may now when we’ll get to meet the Samsung Galaxy S8. Samsung today confirmed that it’s hosting an Unpacked event on March 29. The company shared a teaser image of what appears to be the top and bottom portions of a device with an edge-to-edge display as well as the phrase “Unbox your phone.” The teaser doesn’t mention the Galaxy S8 by name, but it does say that Samsung will … [read full article]

LG G6 debuts with 5.7-inch QHD+ 18:9 display, and it’s coming to T-Mobile

The LG G6 is official, and it’s coming to T-Mobile. LG today took the wraps off of its latest Android flagship, the G6. One of the highlight features of the G6 is its display. The 5.7-inch 2880×1440 panel uses an 18:9 aspect ratio, which LG touts “offers more viewing space and a more immersive experience when streaming videos and playing games” when compared to traditional 16:9 smartphone screens. LG is also touting its design when it … [read full article]

BlackBerry KEYone is a new Android phone with a physical QWERTY keyboard

UPDATE: It looks like the BlackBerry KEYone will be offered by all four major US carriers. UPDATE 2: Now TCL is walking back the statement about the KEYone coming to all four US carriers, saying that it may come to all four but confirming that it’ll work on all four.   ORIGINAL: BlackBerry is back with a new phone, and unlike its past couple of releases, this one’s got a physical keyboard. The BlackBerry … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s LG Stylo 2 Plus now receiving its Android 7.0 update

Another T-Mobile phone is now receiving its update to Android 7.0. T-Mo has announced that it’s now pushing Nougat to the LG Stylo 2 Plus. The update weighs in at 554MB and includes both a bump to Android 7.0 as well as “software stability and bug fixes.” If you’ve got an LG Stylo 2 Plus and haven’t yet updated to Android 7.0, you can manually check for the update right now. To do so, … [read full article]

LG G6 leaks again, this time in clear press renders

After appearing in some hands-on photos last week, the LG G6 has leaked again today, this time in render form. Press renders of the LG G6 surfaced today, giving us a clear look at the front, back, and sides of LG’s next Android flagship. We can see the tall 5.7-inch 2880×1440 display with 18:9 aspect ratio on the front, and around back there’s a dual camera setup and a fingerprint reader below it. .@arash1kahedi[read full article]

T-Mobile sale discounts Samsung Galaxy S7, S7 edge, and LG V20 prices to $15 per month

UPDATE: Well, that was a short-lived sale. Twenty-four hours later, T-Mobile’s LG V20 is back up to its normal price of $30 per month, while the Samsung Galaxy S7 edge’s price has gone up to $20 per month (which is still lower than its normal asking price). Only the Galaxy S7 remains at $15 per month.   ORIGINAL: There are new flagship Android phones on the horizon, but if you’d rather upgrade right … [read full article]