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Sprint's Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is now getting Lollipop

Sprint's Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is now getting Lollipop

05 March, 2015 | comments (13)

The rollout of Android 5.0 Lollipop for Samsung devices continues. Mere hours ago we saw the new OS making it to T-Mobile's Galaxy Note 3, and now it's time for that phone's successor to taste something sweet too. In this case, however, we're...


Here's which US and UK carriers will have the HTC One M9

Here's which US and UK carriers will have the HTC One M9

01 March, 2015 | comments (8)

The HTC One M9 announcement is still fresh in our minds and carriers are riding the wave of hype and excitement to start preregistrations for the new metal-clad flagship. USA Sprint has revealed it will launch the HTC One M9 in early...


Galaxy S6 teaser from Sprint hints at March 26 launch

Galaxy S6 teaser from Sprint hints at March 26 launch

27 February, 2015 | comments (41)

We've seen the three shades of six appeal, but a verified Sprint employee posted a different teaser that shows both the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge. Tucked into the lower right corner is a text reading "Offer ends 3/26/15" or in other...


Sprint now accepting pre-registrations for the Galaxy S6

Sprint now accepting pre-registrations for the Galaxy S6

24 February, 2015 | comments (14)

Following AT&T and T-Mobile, Sprint has also put up a teaser page for the Galaxy S6, letting customers pre-register for "the latest Samsung devices." Featuring the Galaxy S Edge, the image (shown above) is similar to the one T-Mobile and AT&T...


Android 5.0 Lollipop for Sprint's HTC One (M8) rolls out today

Android 5.0 Lollipop for Sprint's HTC One (M8) rolls out today

06 February, 2015 | comments (20)

Yesterday Sprint's version of the original HTC One from 2013 started receiving the update to Android 5.0 Lollipop. And today it's time for its successor to get the tasty treat too. That's right, Sprint has made it official: the rollout for the...


HTC One for Sprint, Dev version now receiving Lollipop

HTC One for Sprint, Dev version now receiving Lollipop

05 February, 2015 | comments (7)

The Samsung Galaxy S5 isn't the only smartphone sold by Sprint that is to be updated to Android 5.0 Lollipop starting today. It's joined by the original HTC One from 2013, which follows in the footsteps of its successor. Sprint has been pushing...

Tags: HTC, Android, Sprint


Lollipop update coming to Sprint's Galaxy S5 today

Lollipop update coming to Sprint's Galaxy S5 today

05 February, 2015 | comments (21)

Just a day after HTC confirmed that the Sprint HTC One (M7) will start receiving the Android 5.0 update today, it looks like the carrier's Galaxy S5 will get the update too. According to Samsung's official support page, the S5 Lollipop update...


Google strikes a deal with Sprint to offer wireless service in the US

Google strikes a deal with Sprint to offer wireless service in the US

22 January, 2015 | comments (18)

Just a day after there were reports that Google is planning to offer wireless service in the United States, Bloomberg Businessweek is reporting that that the Mountain View company has reached an agreement with Sprint, under which it will operate as...

Tags: Google, Sprint


Galaxy Note 4 and LG G3 added to Sprint's leasing scheme

Galaxy Note 4 and LG G3 added to Sprint's leasing scheme

16 January, 2015 | comments (5)

Back in October of last year, Sprint started offering its customers a leasing scheme for certain high-end smartphones. This started with the iPhone 6, but was then expanded to include both the Samsung Galaxy S5 and the Galaxy S5 Sport. And from...


Nokia Lumia 635 headed to Sprint, Boost, and Virgin Mobile

Nokia Lumia 635 headed to Sprint, Boost, and Virgin Mobile

16 December, 2014 | comments (13)

Today Sprint has announced that it will soon start selling the Nokia Lumia 635. The device will make it to Sprint as well as both its prepaid brands, Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile. In fact, those two will get it first. The Lumia 635 will become...


Sprint's Samsung Galaxy S5 finally receives Android 4.4.4

Sprint's Samsung Galaxy S5 finally receives Android 4.4.4

20 November, 2014 | comments (18)

More than two months later than T-Mobile's version, Sprint's Samsung Galaxy S5 is now finally in the process of getting updated to Android 4.4.4 KitKat. This is the last version of the OS bearing that name, so we assume the next new software...


Sprint lowers Nexus 6 price, refunds those who paid more

Sprint lowers Nexus 6 price, refunds those who paid more

20 November, 2014 | comments (2)

Sprint started selling the Motorola Nexus 6 last week, but for some reason its price was higher than that asked by AT&T for the exact same device. While AT&T has been charging $249.99 for the handset when bought with a new two-year contract, for...


Samsung Galaxy Note Edge now available in the US

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge now available in the US

14 November, 2014 | comments (16)

The Samsung Galaxy Note Edge has curved its way into the stores of three US retailers. You can get it off contract, on-contract and with the carrier's respective upgrade early plan. You might want to sit down before we get to the pricing...


Sprint starts selling the Nexus 6 for $299 on a 2-year contract

Sprint starts selling the Nexus 6 for $299 on a 2-year contract

14 November, 2014 | comments (4)

Sprint is joining AT&T in selling the Nexus 6 today. You can have the phone for $0 down payment if you go with one of the company's Easy Pay plans, which require 24 monthly payments of $29 each. You can also sign a regular two-year contract...


Blue Steel LG G3 now available at BestBuy

Blue Steel LG G3 now available at BestBuy

12 November, 2014 | comments (17)

The LG G3 is already available in a myriad of colors - Metallic Black, Silk White, Shine Gold, Moon Violet and Burgundy Red - but now we can add a brand new color to that list - Blue Steel. The Blue Steel LG G3 has gone on sale in the US for...


Nexus 6 out at Sprint Nov.14, AT&T starts pre-orders tomorrow

Nexus 6 out at Sprint Nov.14, AT&T starts pre-orders tomorrow

11 November, 2014 | comments (5)

The Nexus 6 may intermittently be available on the Google Play store, but so far we haven't heard anything related to release time frames from the US carriers that will sell it. This has changed today, as both AT&T and Sprint have made their...


Samsung Galaxy Note Edge kicks off in the USA on Nov 7

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge kicks off in the USA on Nov 7

03 November, 2014 | comments (38)

Samsung has just announced the availability of the Galaxy Note Edge for the United States. The smartphone will become available as early as this week and major operators will be carrying it. Samsung Galaxy Note Edge was announced back at IFA expo...


Samsung Galaxy S5 joins Sprint's device leasing scheme

Samsung Galaxy S5 joins Sprint's device leasing scheme

31 October, 2014 | comments (3)

A couple of weeks ago Sprint introduced its device leasing program, and so far only the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have been in it. Through this scheme, you're able to lease a handset by essentially paying Sprint a monthly sum as 'rent'. And now...


Samsung Gear S lands on AT&T and Sprint on November 7

Samsung Gear S lands on AT&T and Sprint on November 7

30 October, 2014 | comments (10)

T-Mobile US announced just few hours ago it will be carrying the Samsung Gear S SIM-enabled smartwatch. It is offering it with a 2-year contract on $0 upfront and 24 payments of $14.58. The monthly plan costs just $5 and includes unlimited talks,...


AT&T doesn't play nice, locks the Apple SIM

AT&T doesn't play nice, locks the Apple SIM

25 October, 2014 | comments (39)

Alongside the new iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 Apple introduced the Apple SIM - a way to use just one SIM card and switch between carriers and their services. However AT&T doesn't want to play along and will lock the SIM to only its services. Users...