Alcatel One Touch Pop 7 out at T-Mobile on June 18, Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition is cheaper
Jun04

Alcatel One Touch Pop 7 out at T-Mobile on June 18, Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition is cheaper

T-Mobile is doing a couple of things to its tablet roster, which will supposedly make the thought of purchasing a tablet from a carrier more palatable to people. First off, the magenta carrier is announcing a $100 price cut for the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition. This goes in effect today, but will only be valid until June 15. This means you can now get the Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition for $0 down followed by 24 monthly...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition now on pre-order at T-Mobile, out on June 4
May22

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition now on pre-order at T-Mobile, out on June 4

Earlier this month T-Mobile let us know that it would start selling the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition at some point in June. Back then, there were no other details to speak of. Thankfully though, today the magenta carrier has unveiled its pricing for the tablet along with the expected release date. The Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition will be available on June 4. To get one, you’ll need to pay $99.99 upfront, followed by 24...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 now available at Boost and Virgin Mobile
May19

Samsung Galaxy S5 now available at Boost and Virgin Mobile

If you like to buy your flagship smartphones without signing two-year contracts with carriers, here’s some very good news for you. The Samsung Galaxy S5 is now available at both Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile. Sprint’s prepaid brands are offering you the chance to own a Galaxy S5 for $599.99. That’s steep pricing undoubtedly, but keep in mind that it doesn’t come with contract-like strings attached. So...

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Cheap, low-end ZTE Concord II launches for T-Mobile and MetroPCS
May15

Cheap, low-end ZTE Concord II launches for T-Mobile and MetroPCS

ZTE has announced a new smartphone today, and it’s a budget offering that’s been created specially for T-Mobile and MetroPCS. It’s called ZTE Concord II, and is supposedly the follow-up to the original Concord from 2012. The ZTE Concord II should become available at T-Mobile today, and it will be offered by MetroPCS too starting on May 19 (that’s next Monday, by the way). The second Concord doesn’t excel...

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LG Volt formally introduced as the F90 for Boost and Virgin Mobile
May12

LG Volt formally introduced as the F90 for Boost and Virgin Mobile

Last week some official press renders showing the LG Volt got leaked, and it was said to be on the way to Sprint’s prepaid brands, Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile. This handset was first spotted at MWC back in February, which is when word got out that it would be on its way to Sprint. Inside, it’s basically just a slightly upgraded LG F90, a device that was announced as part of the latest iteration of the Korean...

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LG Volt for Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile revealed in leaked press renders
May07

LG Volt for Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile revealed in leaked press renders

Sprint is apparently readying yet another LG Android smartphone for its prepaid brands Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile. It will be called LG Volt, and it’s in fact going to be a rebranded LG F90 – at least that’s what we heard back in February. The F90 was announced by LG at MWC, and it has a 4.7-inch 540×960 IPS touchscreen, an 8 MP rear camera, a VGA front camera, a 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400...

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Unlocked Sony Xperia Z2 now available in the US for $799 with support for AT&T and T-Mobile
May06

Unlocked Sony Xperia Z2 now available in the US for $799 with support for AT&T and T-Mobile

If you’re in the US of A and are craving Sony’s latest flagship smartphone, the Xperia Z2, you’re in a bit of a situation. See, officially the handset is only going to be out sometime this summer, and even then it’s very unlikely that it will be offered by any of the carriers. Which means you’ll need to get it from Sony’s own online store, in unlocked form that is. But what if you simply can’t...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition lands at T-Mobile next month
May06

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition lands at T-Mobile next month

After Verizon, another US carrier is ready to offer the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition to its customers. We’re talking about T-Mobile, as the magenta carrier has just started taking pre-registrations for the device. The Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition was announced last September alongside the Galaxy Note 3 phablet, which T-Mobile has been selling for months now. The tablet made its debut on Verizon in mid-March, and now...

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T-Mobile LG G Flex Android 4.4 KitKat update now rolling out
May05

T-Mobile LG G Flex Android 4.4 KitKat update now rolling out

Finally following in the footsteps of AT&T’s and Sprint’s versions of the handset, T-Mobile’s LG G Flex is set to receive the update to Android 4.4 KitKat starting today. It’s been almost three weeks since such updates have first rolled out in the US, so it’s nice to see the magenta carrier catching up. Better late than never, as they say. The update is rolling out over-the-air, so your G Flex should...

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Kyocera Hydro Vibe announced for Sprint and Virgin Mobile
May05

Kyocera Hydro Vibe announced for Sprint and Virgin Mobile

Sprint has unveiled a new smartphone today, the Kyocera Hydro Vibe. This rugged offering will be added to Virgin Mobile’s portfolio as well in the near future. The Vibe is the latest in the series of Hydro-branded water and dust resistant smartphones from Kyocera. It comes with IP57 protection against dust and water. The “5” in there means it’s “dust protected”, or rather “ingress of dust is...

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