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Mysterious Samsung Slider now going by 'Stratosphere;' Pantech Breakout also gets another look

Mysterious Samsung Slider now going by 'Stratosphere;' Pantech Breakout also gets another look

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Astute Android Central readers will recall the phone you see above as the Samsung SCH-i405, which we first brought you a full picture of way back in July, looking very much like an LTE version of Sprint's Epic 4G. And now it's back in a clearer render form, pretty much looking how we last left it, only now going by its "Stratosphere" name. No real change in specs, so far as we...

HTC Ruby gets new set of pics, more specs, still looking at October launch as T-Mobile Amaze 4G

HTC Ruby gets new set of pics, more specs, still looking at October launch as T-Mobile Amaze 4G

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One of our minor complaints regarding the T-Mobile HTC Sensation 4G was a wee bit of lag when compared to its cousin, the Sprint EVO 3D. We've pretty much chalked that up to the EVO 3D's increased RAM, and whatever difference in software tweaks you'll find between a Sprint and T-Mobile device. But that might all about to become moot, with yet another appearance of the HTC Ruby, which is...

Amazon's Kindle tablet said to be all Amazon atop Android, with nary a Google app in sight

Amazon's Kindle tablet said to be all Amazon atop Android, with nary a Google app in sight

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We've been patiently sitting back and watching the rumors surrounding Amazon's supposed Android tablet, because, frankly, that's all they've been. Rumor and conjecture. But TechCrunch's MG Siegler this afternoon has penned a first-person opus, detailing time with a test unit. We'll not attempt to steal any thunder here -- definitely go read the full post linked below. But here are the...