Tag Archive: Phones


HTC offering 20% off any of its phones through January 2 in today’s ‘Hot Deal’

If you’ve been waiting to get an HTC phone, the company is holding a sale on all of its phones as this week’s “Hot Deal”. HTC is offering 20% off any of its phones from now until 9PM PST on January 2, 2015 when purchased through their website. There is a limit of one phone per customer.

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Verizon’s holiday deal takes 50 percent off select Android phones

Verizon is running a holiday promotion for those who are willing to sign a two-year contract with the carrier. Through the deal, Android smartphones priced at $ 199 or higher with a contract will be discounted by 50 percent, meaning the new, expensive Android flagship you’ve been eyeing could start as low as $ 99.

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Check out our brand new best phones guides!

You guys may have noticed a flurry of carrier-themed guides for best phones crossing the front page of Android Central lately. We wanted to round them all up for you here and give a bit of insight to our thinking when putting them together.

Xiaomi gets a short reprieve in India, court grants permission to sell Qualcomm-based phones

After an injunction from earlier this month banned Xiaomi from selling, advertising and importing handsets in India, the vendor has now received permission from the Delhi High Court to continue selling devices running Qualcomm’s chipsets in the country until January 8.

Weekly poll results: Big phones versus small tablets

Earlier in the week we posed a question to everyone out there — did a big-screened Android phone replace your small tablet? As the screens on our phones get bigger, and technology advances so that designers can fit them into a smaller chassis, Android (and others) phones is slowly creeping up towards the small tablet form-factor. Some of us think this is a great thing. Some of us think it’s not so great. Some of us  [Read More…]

The Best Sprint Phones

If you’re shopping for Sprint phones, we’ve got a great reference to help you out. Here you’ll find the best phones on Sprint across all platforms, including a quick take on what makes them great, and where their drawbacks lay. If you’re new to the Sprint network or you’re an existing customer looking to upgrade, we should be able to help.

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Sprint will install Uber app on most of its new Android phones

Sprint will pre-load the Uber app on most of its new Android smartphones in a new partnership, and Sprint is also offering $ 20 towards a user’s first Uber ride during the month of December for its customers.

The Best AT&T Prepaid phones

If you’re looking for the very best phones available on AT&T prepaid (better known as GoPhone), you’ve come to the right place. Going month-to-month can be super convenient for anybody looking for low monthly rates, though it can be pricy getting involved if you don’t already have a compatible phone ready to go. That’s okay though; we’ve got your best options lined up right here.

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The Best Verizon Phones

We’re compiling the very best Verizon phones across all platforms, so you can take a quick look at a glance, and find more information easily. Whether you’re a long-time Verizon subscriber, or you’re switching and want to find out what’s available at a glance, this should help you out.

The Best MetroPCS Phones

MetroPCS has some insanely affordable phones, and we’re going to help you find the best ones.

MetroPCS is particularly nice because you don’t have to break the bank when buying a phone without a contract, though most of those devices are on the mid- to low-end when it comes to specs. On the other hand, you’ve got good monthly rates and the month-to-month freedom to switch carriers whenever you want.

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