T-Mobile G2X Priced as Low as $79.99 on Contract via Amazon

The T-Mobile G2x features a dual-core Tegra 2 CPU, but the prices it is being listed for doesn't seem to suggest so. Earlier, the G2x was priced at about $100 on contract which already was a pretty good bargain, but now Amazon have gone a step further by selling the device for $79.99 on a two year contract of course. But bear in mind that if you are an existing customer and are looking for an upgrade, you'll have to spend slightly more ($119.99). But still it's pretty reasonable for a phone … [Read more...]

Verizon to Launch Samsung Droid Charge Today

The Samsung Droid Charge had a rather disappointing launch when Verizon's networks went down rapidly the very day of its launch. This also caused the delay of the Verizon Droid X2 which was supposed to launch yesterday. But now Verizon is all geared up for the Droid Charge's re launch. The Droid Charge will be launched by Big Red today at midnight. This is one of those very few 4G LTE enabled devices on Big Red's network. The Droid Charge won't be available for a reasonable price though. You … [Read more...]

LG Optimus Black to Hit European Countries First, Followed by North America

The LG Optimus Black was shown off and announced at the CES convention and the MWC in Barcelona and has already received pre orders in over 50 countries with 56 carriers. The handset will be launched in 6 European countries followed by North America. The Optimus Black is the first handset by LG with a NOVA display which promises better blacks and whites on the display. The screen basically is brighter than the iPhone 4's Retina Display. The battery consumption is not compromised with the … [Read more...]

Gingerbread Update for the G2x Not Too Far Away says T-Mobile

The T-Mobile G2x as we all know is the company's CDMA variant of the LG Optimus 2x. The G2x ships with Android 2.2 Froyo out of the box, but was mentioned that it would be upgradable to Android 2.3 Gingerbread. We weren't sure though. But now T-Mobile has replied to a customers tweet saying that the Gingerbread update for the G2x is coming soon, but failed to mention a specific date which was a let down. But we can't expect T-Mobile to reveal everything in a single tweet right? So lets keep our … [Read more...]

Motorola Defy Gets the Froyo Update

Motorola Defy users can now rejoice with the Froyo update being given out. T-Mobile announced that the official update will available through the phone's settings and that it will be optional. Who wouldn't like an update right? We know that you've been looking at the settings every once in a while to see if the update is live yet, and now it is. All you have to do is go to settings, about phone and select system updates. It is advised to keep your phone on the charger and download the 112 MB … [Read more...]

LG Optimus 3D Given an Official Launch Date

Smartphone technology has evolved dramatically, just a few years ago touchscreen phones were introduced and now we have phones with 3 Dimensional displays. One such device is the LG Optimus 3D. The Optimus 3D was first demonstrated and announced at the MWC but nobody knew when we would see it in the market. But now Clove UK has said that the device will hit its inventory on the 6th of June. And will be available for £379+ VAT which adds up to £454.80 ($753). The 3D functionalities on the … [Read more...]

Samsung Galaxy Tab from Verizon Gets a New Update

Samsung Galaxy Tab by Verizon will be receiving an OS update starting from today. But it's not what you think. It is natural that the users would get excited after receiving a notification on their Galaxy Tabs, but this update would only be an over the air EC2 update of the Galaxy Tab. That's not good news, Honeycomb would have made us a lot more happier. The Samsung Galaxy Tab was launched with Froyo. It was pretty okay back then since Froyo was pretty big. But today with the advent of … [Read more...]

INQ Cloud Touch goes on sale in the UK

INQ’s Cloud Touch a.k.a the Facebook phone goes on sale in the UK today. People in the UK can buy this social networking oriented device running on top of Android for £299.95 ($489) without the SIM or at a £18 ($29) per month contract. There are a bunch of other Facebook phones lined up for launch. The prominent ones being the HTC Salsa and ChaCha (known as ChaChaCha in Spain). The INQ Cloud Touch features a 3.5-inch capacitive display with a resolution of 480x320 pixels, a 5MP camera, GPS, … [Read more...]

Froyo still on top, running on 63.9 Android devices

Latest stats for the versions of Android are out. And we must say, nothing has changed since last month. Froyo is still leading the pack with about 63.9 devices running on Android 2.2, seeing a slight increase from last month’s 61.3 percent. Android 2.3 and 2.3.3 make up about 0.8 and 1.7 percent of the Android devices respectively. It is still early days for Gingerbread, with only Nexus One and Nexus S officially sporting Gingerbread, many other devices will follow this year. Android 3.0 … [Read more...]

Woot.com offering the ViewSonic G-Tablet at a price tag of $279.99

Carried away with too much talk about Samsung or HTC? Here’s something to refresh your brains a little. The folks at woot.com are offering the ViewSonic G-Tablet, an Android 2.2 powered device for a meager $279.99. And it’s a one day only offer, ending today. Just in case you didn’t know, this 10.1 incher runs on a dual-core Tegra 2 processor making it very fast. The first Tegra 2 based tablet to be released by the way. So this isn’t a cheap Chinese knock-off they’re offering here. This is a … [Read more...]