Tag Archive: Sprint


Samsung Epic 4G Touch Now on Sale at Sprint

The Samsung Galaxy S II has officially arrived in the United States today as the Epic 4G Touch goes on sale at Sprint stores around the country.  Available for $ 199 with a qualified two-year service agreement, the phone runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread and features a 4.52-inch Super AMOLED Plus display, a 1.2GHz dual-core processor, an 8-megapixel camera capable of shooting HD video, and  a 2-megapixel front-facing camera .  [Read More…]

Sprint Samsung Galaxy S II Epic 4G Touch now available

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The wait is over; the Samsung Galaxy S II has finally landed in the U.S. market!  Sprint is the first U.S. service provider to release their version of the phone – the Samsung Galaxy S II, Epic 4G Touch. Good luck remembering that name and yes it officially has a comma in it. You’ve probably already read up on all the specs, watched a commercial or two or even seen our  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S II Sprint Epic 4G Touch now available online from Sprint

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Despite having the longest name in smartphone history, the Samsung Galaxy S II Sprint Epic 4G Touch is  the first of the Galaxy S II devices to reach North America — you can hit up Sprint online and order one right now.  It’s going to set you back $ 199.99 and a two year agreement (or $ 499.99 if you buy it outright), but for that money you’re getting 1.2GHz of dual-core,  [Read More…]

Sprint stores selling the Galaxy S II Epic 4G Touch a little early?

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That blurry little slice of heaven you see here is the Samsung Galaxy S Epic 4G Touch, Esq. (See what we did there?) And it apparently is in the hands of Android Central Forums member Atomicvoice, who managed to get one out of his local Sprint store today after they called and told him to come pick it up.

Nobody’s saying which store this was. But if you can’t possibly wait  [Read More…]

Sprint Playbook shows big changes coming to Premier program, return policy, and more (and you won’t like any of them)

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We just got our hands of a copy of the latest Sprint Playbook, and while we were hoping for some more info about the LG Marquee and Kyocera Milano, what we found was a bit, well, different.  It seems that in order to stay competitive with Verizon and AT&T (Sprint’s words, not ours), some changes are going to be made to several of the perks everyone on Sprint takes for  [Read More…]

Sprint Announces $99 LG Marquee for October 2

Sprint and LG have announced their next collaboration, the Marquee, and Android 2.3 Gingerbread handset that marries both style and substance.  Making its debut smack dab in the middle of New York Fashion Week, the $ 99 handset features a 4″ NOVA Display, 1GHz processor, 5-megapixel camera, and 2-megapixel front-facing camera.  You’d be forgiven if you thought we were talking about the Optimus Black seeing as how it’s essentially  [Read More…]

Optimus Black Coming to Sprint as ‘LG Marquee’

As some of you may have heard, a recent RadioShack YouTube video inadvertently outted a new LG handset for Sprint.  Showing up as a cameo in a clip designed to promote the white Evo 3D, the only thing we had to go on was a name “LG Marquee” and a frontal shot of the phone.  Here we are a few days later and we now know this Marquee will actually be  [Read More…]

Sprint Debuts ‘Sprint Drive First’ App to Alleviate Distracted Driving

Sprint announced a new application for their subscribers today which is designed to lessen distracted driving.  Called Sprint Drive First, it automatically locks a phone once it’s found to be going faster than 10 miles per hour.  The app will disable nearly all functions, directing calls to voice mail and auto-replying to text messages.  Parents can choose to have up to five phone numbers which can ring through as  [Read More…]

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

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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…]