Tag Archives: NFC

T-Mobile-Bound SGH-T999 Galaxy S III Passes Through FCC

All signs are pointing toward the SGH-T999 (Galaxy S III) heading to T-Mobile as the newest piece of evidence surfaces in the form of FCC approval. The documents reveal WCDMA support for T-Mobile’s AWS band, just as we expected to see — though no sign of LTE compatibility. There’s also support for the 850 and 1900 bands indicating this device will be… Read more

New LG Eclipse Images Leak, NFC Onboard

Last week we saw a leak of the LG Eclipse, what’s rumored to be LG’s latest superphone. Said to offer specs like a quad-core S4 processor and 2GB of RAM, it definitely got our attention. Now BriefMobile is back with another leak of the handset, this time confirming both a removable battery and NFC. After examining the leaked image a little, the phone… Read more

Galaxy Nexus, LG Viper 4G Now Available From Sprint

Sprint’s first 4G LTE smartphones, the Samsung Galaxy Nexus and LG Viper 4G LTE are now available for purchase online and in Sprint stores. The Galaxy Nexus offered by Sprint is the same model as offered by Verizon Wireless featuring a 4.65″ 720p Super AMOLED display, 1.2GHz dual-core processor with 1GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage…. Read more

Isis is a bad thing for the Android development community

Payments through NFC have become increasingly more popular, through methods like Google Wallet. By simply pressing an enabled smartphone to a credit card terminal, a payment is made for the product being purchased. In all, it is a useful feature. However, it has been greatly restricted due to limited availability. Google Wallet is currently the only… Read more