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The unannounced Sprint LG Marquee looks a lot like the LG Optimus Black

Sprint LG Marquee

We’ve been squinting our eyes at this one for a little while now. Seen in a video montage from the Radio Shack Business Summit in Dallas a couple weeks ago is what’s labeled the LG Marquee. … And that’s about it. It’s seen here with the stock Android UI. … And that’s about it.

Only, we keep being drawn to the buttons you see on the left-hand bezel. They’re actually vaguely  [Read More…]

Sprint Unveils $50 Kyocera Milano for September 9th

Verizon isn’t the only carrier announcing an Android handset with one day’s notice this week. Sprint has unveiled the Kyocera Milano, a low-cost Gingerbread handset with a sliding QWERTY keyboard. Due tomorrow, September 9th, the phone will cost customers only $ 50 with a two-year service agreement. Features include a 3.2-megapixel camera, 512MB memory, 2GB microSD card and support for Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS. Additional details include Swype keyboard,  [Read More…]

Sprint files suit against AT&T/T-Mobile merger; can they block it?

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The AT&T/T-Mobile merger may mean impending doom, but there’s no doubt many are still trying to stop it. Sprint has been against this acquisition from the very beginning. Though the company has clearly stated such, things are getting much more serious today.

As promised, Sprint will do everything in its power to stop AT&T from taking over T-Mobile. Sprint decided to follow suit with the US Department of Justice and filed a claim of  [Read More…]

Pre-order the Sprint Samsung Epic 4G Touch for only $150

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Being able to pre-order high-end Android phones isn’t anything new. It saves you the hassle of rushing out to buy your new phone on launch day, but what if a pre-order actually saved you money? If you are planning on buying the Samsung Epic 4G Touch from Sprint, we suggest you head on over to WireFly where they are handing out a 25% discount for anyone who pre-orders the phone. Android  [Read More…]

Budget-Friendly Kyocera Milano on its Way to Sprint

Kyocera has announced their newest Android device: the Milano. It’s not very flashy, with a 3-inch display, Android 2.3, 512MB of RAM, and an 800MHz processor, but we didn’t expect much from a low-end device. The Milano is set to hit Sprint on September 9th for just %50 on a new two-year agreement, which is a pretty good deal for someone that’s just looking for a cheap phone.

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Full Specs and Images for Sprint Epic 4G Touch Surface Hours Before Galaxy S II Event

We’ve gone from months and weeks down to days and, now, hours.  Samsung is in New York this evening, ready to pull the curtain back on the U.S. versions of the Galaxy S II.  Fortunately for us, someone has already started peeking behind the curtain.  The full list of hardware and software specs has leaked online today for Sprint’s iteration, the Epic 4G Touch.  Not only that, but we’ve  [Read More…]

Galaxy S II Announced for Sprint, T-Mobile, and AT&T

The wait is over and the Galaxy S II has been finally announced for U.S carriers.  Sprint will be the first provider to offer the device to its customers, making it available for $ 199 on September 16th.  AT&T and T-Mobile have their own versions coming however neither carrier is ready to commit to a date or price.  There are some specs that are universal across the three  [Read More…]

Sprint Epic 4G Touch Official at $199, Due September 16

Sprint will be the first U.S. carrier out of the gate to offer the Samsung Galaxy S II this year as the company officially recognizes the phone this evening.  The announcement is coming out of the Samsung event taking place in New York tonight but Sprint’s newsroom has the details for everyone to see.  Look for the Epic 4G Touch to land in but a few short  [Read More…]

Sprint Confirms ETF Rising to $350 for ‘Advanced Devices’

Sprint confirmed with PhoneScoop today that the early termination fee for Android phones and tablets will soon rise from $ 200 to $ 350. According to an official statement emailed to the mobile tech blog, the new pro-rated policy will take effect on September 9th and will apply to ‘advanced devices’ which includes smart phones, tablets, notebooks, and netbooks. The actual ETF will depend on how much time you  [Read More…]

Sprint Playbook shows us a new device, policy changes, new rewards program, gives AT&T HTC Holiday a September release

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The latest Sprint Playbook is out, and while the majority of the news is a re-hash of the Sprint Epic 4G Touch news we saw last night in New York, there ares some other interesting tidbits nestled between the pages.  A new device, HTC Holiday rumors, policy changes, and a new customer rewards program are all afoot.

Kyocera Milano coming Sept. 9

Kyocera Milano

Decidedly mid-range,  [Read More…]