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Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear

Using the Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear on Sprint

Network improvements and S Pen refinement make both Sprint and the Note 3 worth a closer look Sprint graciously sent us a shiny white Galaxy Note 3 and a Galaxy Gear to evaluate, and the way the dice roll they ended up in my hands for a week or so. The last experience I had of with any phone on...
LG Nexus 5

Best Buy lists 'Sprint' Nexus 5 for $449 off-contract

Pricing mirrors what Sprint is charging for the phone directly  Best Buy's online store has started listing a "Sprint" Nexus 5, mirroring the same on- and off-contract pricing as the carrier's own store. We're looking at a $149.99 price for signing a new agreement, and $449.99 for the phone with...
Nexus 5

Yes, you can buy a Nexus 5 from Google Play and activate it on Sprint

Good news, folks. A bunch of you have asked us if you can purchase a Nexus 5 from Google Play and activate it on Sprint. We've just heard back from Sprint, and the answer is in the affirmative. Repeat: Yes, you can purchase a Nexus 5 from Google Play and activate it on Sprint.
Nexus 5

Sprint Nexus 5: $149 for 16GB on contract; preorders Nov. 1, available Nov. 8

Nexus is returning to Sprint. After skipping the Nexus 4 — and after suffering the pains of being a CDMA carrier with an openy phone in the Galaxy Nexus (it finally got Android 4.3 today) — Sprint has offered up its Nexus 5 plans. You'll be paying $149 on contract for a 16GB version (after $50...
Sprint Galaxy Nexus

Sprint Galaxy Nexus Android 4.3 update rolling out starting today

Well, it's better late than never It's been a good nine months since the Sprint Galaxy Nexus received its last OTA to Android 4.2.1, and now the jump to 4.3 is beginning its rollout. In a bit of awkward timing with the expected launch of Android 4.4 for other Nexus devices, Sprint has just...
Sprint

Sprint announces their first 'Spark' tri-band LTE phones: LG G2, Galaxy S4 Mini, Galaxy Mega

Sprint Spark network is a go, phones coming November 8 Sprint has sent out a note to the press, chock full of news plenty of folks are going to love. They are about to officially kick out Sprint Spark — what they've named their tri-band LTE technology — and have three phones in the works to use...
Sprint Galaxy S4

Sprint Galaxy S4 getting Android 4.3 update

Galaxy Gear support and Samsung KNOX in latest update for Sprint's GS4 As predicted by a recently-leaked update timetable, the Sprint Samsung Galaxy S4 is today getting its Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update. Sprint's GS4 is the second U.S. model to get the upgrade, following Verizon's rollout on...
Sprint 4G LTE

Sprint fires up another 45 LTE markets

Sprint this morning announced the official roll-out of 4G LTE data to 45 new locations. That brings Sprint up to a total of 230 4G LTE markets. In addition to the new markets, Sprint also added coverage in Manhattan, Queens and Staten Island, N.Y. The new 4G LTE markets are:  Abilene, Texas...
Sprint Galaxy Note 3

Sprint's Samsung Galaxy Note 3 gets update for audio fixes, keyboard improvements

The Sprint version of the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is getting a software update this morning. New in version MJ3 (that's according to Sprint's website — but the updates themselves are showing MJ4) are: Call audio improvements Samsung Keyboard Handwriting Mode (which also changes the theme on...
GS4 Mini

Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini headed to the U.S. this November

AT&T, Sprint, Verizon and U.S. Cellular will carry the Galaxy S 4 Mini We've recently seen evidence that the Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini is U.S.-bound, and now we have official confirmation of that fact. Samsung Mobile U.S. sends word that the miniaturized S4 will be headed to AT&T, Sprint,...
SoftBank

SoftBank to take 57 percent stake in phone distributor Brightstar for $1.26 billion

Stake in company to grow to 70 percent over next five years After purchasing a majority stake in Sprint earlier this year, Japanese carrier SoftBank is eyeing an investment in U.S. phone distributor Brightstar. The deal will see SoftBank take a 57 percent stake in the company for $1.26 billion...
LG G2

Sprint LG G2 goes up for pre-order, shipping by November 8

$99 on contract in black or white for LG's latest and greatest A little behind rival carriers AT&T and Verizon, Sprint has today finally made the LG G2 available for pre-order ahead of a November 8 release date. You'll pay $99 today to reserve one on a new 2-year deal, though you'll be...
Sprint Galaxy S4 Mini

Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini leaks for Sprint and AT&T

It's been several months since we witnessed the international launch of the Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini, but until now we've seen no sign of a stateside launch for the pint-sized handset.  Now it appears the device may be headed to both Sprint and AT&T, as prolific Twitter leaker @evleaks has...
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 arrives on Sprint on October 11

7-inch, LTE-capable tablet coming to Sprint this Friday for $49 on a two-year plan Samsung has announced that the 7-inch Galaxy Tab 3 will be making its way to Sprint from this Friday, Oct 11. Priced at $49 on a two-year plan, the Tab 3 7.0 runs Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean on a 7-inch, 1024x600-...
Galaxy Note 3

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 + Gear now available on AT&T and Sprint

$299 each on AT&T; Sprint has the Note 3 for $249.99 with a new line As per previous announcements, today's the day you can pick up the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear on AT&T and Sprint in the U.S. AT&T's Note 3 runs $299 on a standard two-year plan, or if you're buying...
HTC One

Sprint HTC One getting Android 4.3 update

First U.S. carrier-branded HTC One to get the OTA Following rollouts for the U.S. developer edition and Canadian HTC Ones, the Sprint device has become the first U.S. carrier-branded version to get its Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update. HTC America president Jason Mackenzie took to Twitter to...
Sprint Moto X

SoftBank's Masayoshi Son warns Sprint turnaround could take longer than expected

Carrier expected to continue losing subscribers in the near future Japanese carrier SoftBank's strategic investment in Sprint may have closed over two months ago, but CEO of SoftBank Masayoshi Son is tempering the excitement with statements given today. Speaking to reporters in Tokyo, Son drew...
Sprint Moto X

Using the Moto X on Sprint

Can your choice of carrier hamper an otherwise great phone experience? It has been almost two months since the Moto X was introduced to the world as Motorola's refreshed philosophy on the smart phone. AT&T was the first US carrier to have the phone on sale, and although Sprint lagged behind...
Red HTC One

Amazon offering Sprint HTC One for $0.01, Galaxy S4 for $49.99 for new customers

Save $50 or $100 off what Sprint is charging directly on two of the hottest phones Amazon has just kicked off a sale starting today and running through this Wednesday that is discounting all colors of the HTC One and Galaxy S4 for Sprint. The HTC One can be had for $0.01 on-contract provided you...
Galaxy Note 3

Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear coming to Sprint on October 4

$349.99 for the phone, $299.99 for the watch Sprint has just announced that it'll be carrying the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 from Oct. 4, along with its companion device, the Galaxy Gear smartwatch. The phone will run an eye-watering $349.99 on-contract, and will be available in black and white (no...

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