Tag Archives: GSM

HTC DROID DNA Comes SIM Unlocked With GSM Radios

Verizon has been releasing phones with GSM radios for a while. Being a CDMA carrier, their hardware prevented people from traveling with their phone outside of the US. So Verizon started including GSM hardware in their devices, often locked away. They eventually updated the phones to unlock the GSM radios for international travels. The HTC DROID DNA… Read more

Best Buy Planning On Selling Unlocked International Galaxy S III?

Here is a photo of a Best Buy computer showing the Galaxy S III. What’s strange is that the phone is the international unlocked model, the i9300. It’s the one with the Exynos quad core, HSPA+ only radio (no LTE), and the legendary Wolfson Micro audio amp. It looks like Best Buy i planning to sell the Pebble Blue one in stores completely unlocked. The… Read more

Android 4.0.4 Now Being Pushed Out To The Incredible S

The Incredible S may not have been the most popular handset on the block but it generated some interest and HTC is sticking to its word and sending out the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update to the device. The update is actually of model number 4.0.4 so at least you’ll be on the latest version of Ice Cream Sandwich which may be of some comfort… Read more

eBay Daily Steal: Samsung Galaxy Nexus For $369.99

Today’s deal may not seem like much, but is a lot more saved money than you think. It’s a Samsung Galaxy Nexus, the same model Google sells on the Play Store (unless the technical codename is different, we can’t verify that), and it’s going for $369.99. You’re probably thinking “But it’s $399.99 from Google, that’s a small savings!” Well Google charges… Read more

GameStop Mobile Launched, New Carrier Coming Out Of Nowhere

Well color us surprised: GameStop, the video game retailer, just launched its own carrier. Granted, it technically piggybacks off of AT&T is a MVNO, but is still an odd move as the retailer continues its entry into the mobile space. Rate plans are expensive and sparse, starting at a $20 Pay-As-You-Go plan and moving all the way up to a $55 unlimited voice… Read more

Samsung Nexus S 4G for Sprint receives Android 4.0.4 leak, still waiting for official update

Late last week, Google officially started rolling out the latest version of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, version 4.0.4. Unfortunately, it didn’t include every Nexus device out there. While owners of the GSM-based Nexus S, the GSM-based Galaxy Nexus and the Motorola XOOM WiFi are happily using the newest update, the CDMA owners of the Nexus S and Galaxy… Read more

Android 4.0.4 update rolling out to Motorola XOOM, Samsung Galaxy Nexus and GSM Nexus S

Earlier today we broke the news of the Android 4.0.4 update rolling out to the Motorola XOOM, and we’ve now learned that Google isn’t stopping there. They have just confirmed the update will also be coming to the GSM Nexus S and Galaxy Nexus through various social networks. The update includes various fixes, like camera improvements and rotation fixes. Sit… Read more