Sprint's Galaxy Nexus Streets April 22 for $199
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Sprint today announced that it will begin selling the Samsung Galaxy Nexus on Sunday, April 22 for the price of $199.99 with a new contract. Sprint is pitching Google Wallet as an incentive with the device. Galaxy Nexus owners who activate a Google Wallet account within one week of purchasing the device will receive a $10 credit in their Google Wallet account immediately, followed by another $40 credit after three weeks. The Galaxy Nexus runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, and has a 4.65-inch display, 5-megapixel camera, and 1.2GHz dual-core processor.
Sprint Offering Two-For-One Lease On Samsung Galaxy S8
Sprint today finalized its retail plans for the Samsung Galaxy S8 and there's good news for consumers. The company is offering a two-for-one lease deal on the S8 with a new line activation and one upgrade, or two new line activations.
More Carriers and Phone Makers Agree to Adopt Google's RCS-Based 'Android Messages' Service
Google today said more wireless network operators and handset manufacturers will use Android Messages, its RCS-based messaging service, as the default SMS/MMS tool on their phones. (Android Messages was previously known as Google Messenger.) Some of the features of RCS, which is a global standard, include group chat, high-resolution photo sharing, advanced calling features, and read receipts.
Nexus 6 Vanishes from Play Store, While Nexus 5X Enjoys a Price Cut
Google is no longer selling the Motorola-made Nexus 6 handset via the Google Play Store. The company is now selling only the Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P smartphones, though the Nexus 6 remains available from other retailers, including Amazon.com.
Galaxy S8 to Cost $750, S8+ to Cost $850: Carriers Share Launch Details
Samsung's new Galaxy S8 and S8+ smartphones will cost $750 and $850, respectively. The phones share almost all features other than size and both ship with 64 GB of internal storage.
Sprint Lists Samsung Galaxy J7 Perx for $264
Sprint recently added the Samsung Galaxy J7 Perx to its lineup of inexpensive Android handset. The Perx appears to be a minor refresh of last year's J7.
Google Wallet as a subsitute for lack of an LTE network??
Does Sprint really think Google Wallet will help people forget about their crappy 3G service and lack of an LTE network?
Hey smart guy, do you know what this is?
just did a speedtest on att LTE !
26mb download/9.9 mb upload!
Google Wallet is something, by the way. The first carrier to officially support NF...