The Motorola Droid 4 is now available from Verizon’s website (and will be in stores in just a few short hours) for $ 199 on contract. As the name implies, this is the fourth phone in the line that for all intents and purposes put Android on the map.
As you’ll recall from our hands-on at CES, the Droid 4 takes the classic Droid stylings — a larger screen [Read More...]
Welcome to a new weekly column where we break down each carrier to let you know the best devices and current promotions. Verizon Wireless was voted the top carrier in our Android Bowl (and it’s my personal carrier), so we thought that would be a good place to start. Each week we will rotate between the big four US carriers, so that each buyer’s guide gets refreshed every month. Read on [Read More...]
Following last week’s HTC Ville leakage, a new, unannounced HTC smartphone running Ice Cream Sandwich with Sense 4.0, and a Droid Incredible-style back panel has appeared online. The photos above (and a few more) have surfaced over on PhoneArena, suggesting that a 4G LTE-powered Droid Incredible 2 successor could be coming to big red in the future. While there’s no Verizon branding on the chassis (likely due [Read More...]
As the smartphone world continues exploding, many users still fear the extra fees that data connected devices can bring. We mentioned last December that a great solution for this would be family data plans, and Big Red even mentioned the possibilities of seeing them in 2012. If the image below is correct, it seems Verizon is very close to having these ready for us.
Engadget recently received a leaked image from a [Read More...]
Just a quick heads up for those of you who picked up the 3800 mAh extended battery for the Verizon Galaxy Nexus — ShopAndroid.com now has in stock the Seidio SURFACE Case to fit that honkin’ battery. It’s made of a durable plastic and has Seidio’s soft-touch coating and, most important, it protects your phone while using the larger [Read More...]
Our LG Spectrum review comes at an interesting time for both the smartphone manufacturer as well the carrier on which it resides, Verizon. On one hand you have LG, which has brought us some excellent high-end Android smartphones as well as a surprising low-ender in the Optimus line. And then you have Verizon, whose 4G LTE network is starting to mature at the ripe old age of 1 but at the [Read More...]
Behold, the ZTE V66 Android tablet, apparently destined for Verizon at some point. The tablet as already been submitted to the U.S. FCC, and now a thumbnail picture (we’ve blown it up a tad here) has been listed on the Bluetooth Special Interest Group’s site.
What we’re looking at in the V66 is a 7-inch tablet with some pretty rounded corners, Android 3.2 Honeycomb and 4G LTE data, along [Read More...]
Verizon has announced their new 4×4 Galaxy Nexus contest and you’ll want to make sure you get in on the action if you haven’t already. The contest will be running for the next four days and in order to win, you’ll have to meet Verizons expectations for entry. The short version:
Follow @VerizonWireless on Twitter Every day for the next 4 days, an entry timeframe will be announced that runs from 10AM [Read More...]
We knew it was coming, and it was coming soon. But it wasn’t until today that Verizon dropped official word on The Motorola Droid RAZR MAX‘s price and availability. As rumored, this juiced up device will go for $ 299.99 on a 2-year contract, and it will be available starting January 26. (Yes, this Thursday).
We know many of you have recently purchased new phones (mostly over the holidays). The promise [Read More...]
$ 299.99 on-contract, coming this Thursday, Jan. 26
The word out of CES was that the Motorola Droid RAZR MAXX would be hitting store shelves on Jan. 26 for $ 299.99, and today we have the official confirmation of this from Verizon. As usual, that $ 299.99 price tag comes with a two-year service agreement, and puts the RAZR MAXX in line with Verizon’s Galaxy Nexus, as well as the 32GB [Read More...]