Verizon’s Moto G now just $49.99 sans contract
Jun03

Verizon’s Moto G now just $49.99 sans contract

The 3G-only Moto G for Verizon is now cheaper than ever. And that’s saying something, since this handset debuted at Big Red with a $99.99 price tag and no contract strings attached to it. Now though, it’s effectively half off. Best Buy is offering you the chance to get a Moto G to use on Verizon’s prepaid plans for only $49.99. That’s a great deal for a great midrange phone, hampered only by its lack of 4G LTE....

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LG G3 gets priced in Korea while Verizon’s version smiles in leaked press renders
May24

LG G3 gets priced in Korea while Verizon’s version smiles in leaked press renders

We’re now only three days away from the official unveiling of the LG G3. As such we’re seeing more and more leaks about the upcoming superphone. Now, for example, we even get an idea about what its pricing will be. At least in South Korea. That’s because LG U+, one of the three carriers in that country, has already put up a listing for the G3 on its website. And the price is attached: 650,000 won. That’s around...

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LG G Pro 2 Lite phablet gets examined by the FCC on its way to Verizon
May22

LG G Pro 2 Lite phablet gets examined by the FCC on its way to Verizon

Samsung isn’t the first company to play the ‘midrange phablet that shares looks with a high-end one’ game with the Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Note 3 Neo. Way before that Korean company took to doing such things, LG was doing them. In 2013, LG’s flagship phablet was the Optimus G Pro, and it was complemented in the company’s portfolio by the G Pro Lite, a lower-end lookalike. And it appears that LG wants to...

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 and Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 headed to Verizon, press images surface
May22

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 and Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 headed to Verizon, press images surface

It looks like Verizon is getting ready to launch a couple of new Samsung Android tablets. The devices in question are the Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 and the Galaxy Tab 4 10.1, both announced at the same time last month. The ‘vanilla’ Galaxy Tab line, now at its fourth generation, comprises of Samsung’s low-end offerings in the tablet space. These aren’t high-performing devices like the Tab Pro or Note Pro tablets, but...

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Gold Samsung Galaxy S5 for Verizon shown in leaked press renders
May22

Gold Samsung Galaxy S5 for Verizon shown in leaked press renders

Yesterday we found out that the gold version of Samsung’s Galaxy S5 is due to be released for all the big four US carriers (plus US Cellular) on May 30. So next week the Galaxy S5 variations offered for sale by US carriers will finally come in all launch colors. But what if you’re not yet convinced you should get a gold Galaxy S5? Maybe you’d like to see what one looks like – yet not the generic international...

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Gold Samsung Galaxy S5 will be available on May 30 at all the big US carriers
May21

Gold Samsung Galaxy S5 will be available on May 30 at all the big US carriers

If you’ve always wanted a Samsung Galaxy S5 but so far haven’t been satisfied by the choices you’ve had when it comes to color versions, you’re about to get a lot happier pretty soon. That is, especially if you love gold-colored smartphones. Samsung has just announced that the gold Galaxy S5 will become available on May 30. It will then be offered directly by AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and US Cellular. If...

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HTC One Remix for Verizon gets first leaked photo
May19

HTC One Remix for Verizon gets first leaked photo

Verizon’s very own version of the recently unveiled HTC One Mini 2 will apparently be called HTC One Remix for whatever reason. This handset has been shown in the first leaked image over the weekend, though it’s sitting in a case as you can see. Still, we can easily discern that there will be a blue variant of the handset offered, and a pretty bright one at that. Otherwise, the stereo front-facing BoomSound speakers are...

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Now getting KitKat: Verizon’s Samsung Galaxy Note 3, Droid RAZR series from 2012
May13

Now getting KitKat: Verizon’s Samsung Galaxy Note 3, Droid RAZR series from 2012

The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 has been receiving the update to Android 4.4 KitKat for a few months now, the rollout having started in January. Most of the US carriers selling it have already rolled out their respective updates, with one big exception. Yes, Verizon. Big Red is usually last when it comes to updates, and this time is no different. But the good news is that if you have a Galaxy Note 3 purchased from Verizon, you can now...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 developer edition (for Verizon) now available for $599
May05

Samsung Galaxy S5 developer edition (for Verizon) now available for $599

On April 11, when the Samsung Galaxy S5 launched across the world, we first heard about a developer version of the handset that would at some point be offered for use on Verizon’s network. And today the day has come for that particular SKU to become available. It can be ordered straight from Samsung’s own online store, and you’ll have to shell out no less than $599 to get one. That said, for some reason you’ll...

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Sony Xperia Z2 finally released in Europe, could be coming to Verizon too after all
May02

Sony Xperia Z2 finally released in Europe, could be coming to Verizon too after all

Sony hasn’t managed to keep up with Samsung and HTC in terms of flagship smartphone launches. While the Galaxy S5, Xperia Z2, and One M8 were all announced in the same period, Samsung and HTC have already had their contenders in stores for weeks. Yet only now has Sony finally made its newest top of the line offering available throughout Europe. Better late than never, right? That said, it’s pretty clear that the Galaxy S5...

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