Cricket's Indulge Loses the LTE, Keeps the Keyboard
During the CTIA Wireless trade show, Cricket had on display a Samsung Galaxy Indulge that it will be selling in the near future. The Indulge is already available from MetroPCS and includes support for MetroPCS's LTE network. The version for Cricket deletes LTE support, and is a CDMA-only device. It runs Android 2.2 and sports a slide-out text keyboard. A 1GHz processor, 3-megapixel auto-focus camera, and 3.5-inch touch screen. Cricket didn't indicate when it would be available, nor for how much.
Hands-On: Samsung Galaxy Indulge for metroPCS
We have our grubby little hands on the just-announced Galaxy Indulge, the first Android smartphone for metroPCS with LTE 4G. Check out our first impressions.
Samsung Makes the Galaxy J7 and Galaxy J3 Available Unlocked
Samsung today added the Galaxy J7 and Galaxy J3 to its list of unlocked smartphones. The two inexpensive handsets will be available to purchase directly from Samsung's web site as well as select retailers starting July 28.
MetroPCS Launches First LTE Smartphone
MetroPCS this week will start selling the world's first commercially-available LTE 4G smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy Indulge. The Galaxy Indulge is powered by Android 2.2 and sports a slide-out text keyboard.
MetroPCS Lands Disney and ESPN Content
MetroPCS today announced that it has signed agreements with Disney/ABC so that it may provide video content from ABC Entertainment, ABC Family, ABC News, Disney Channel, Disney XD, and ESPN through its MetroSTUDIO Video On Demand application. The MetroSTUDIO application is available to MetroPCS's LTE-equipped devices and is included with the $60 monthly LTE service plan.
Alcatel Announces the Idol 5S with Stereo Speakers
Alcatel today marked the debut of the Idol 5S, the latest in its flagship series. Like its predecessors, the 5S features an aluminum frame, curved glass front and rear surfaces, powerful stereo speakers, and a rear-mounted fingerprint reader.