Huawei’s first US carrier phone could contend with Samsung, Apple

Huawei’s first US carrier phone could contend with Samsung, Apple Huawei recently made headlines saying they’d no longer be making any very low-end smartphones – so we can count out that segment for this AT&T device. Instead I’d put my money on a device not unlike the Honor 9 – Honor being a sub-brand of […]

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active leaks in US carrier promotion

The (currently unannounced) Samsung Galaxy S8 Active hasn't exactly been keeping a low profile, but we now have more evidence to suggest the heavy-duty phone is expected to make a debut. An AT&T promotion seemingly outed the S8 Active in its FAQ section, all but confirming the existence of the Samsung Galaxy S family's newest […]

Computer Hardware

CRTC Bans Locked Phones and Carrier Unlocking Fees

An anonymous reader shares a report: Canada’s telecom regulator has announced that as of December 1st, 2017, all individual and small business wireless consumers will have the right to have their mobile devices unlocked free of charge upon request, while all newly purchased devices must be provided unlocked from that day forward. The decision came […]

Galaxy S8: What’s the difference between U.S. unlocked and carrier versions?

Galaxy S8: What’s the difference between U.S. unlocked and carrier versions? the unlocked and untouched version of the Galaxy S8 offers the quickest setup process of any of the carrier models. In this version, you’ll only have to walk through the Google account login screen for Android, and then once more to log in to […]

T-Mobile Offering a Free iPhone 7 if You Switch From Another Carrier

T-Mobile Offering a Free iPhone 7 if You Switch From Another Carrier Right now, T-Mobile is offering a free iPhone 7, or a $ 100 iPhone 7 Plus, to those who switch to the Un-carrier. To get the free (or cheap) device, you’ll need to port your old number into T-Mobile’s network, and you’ll need […]

Samsung Galaxy A5 to get Android Nougat soon, confirms Australian carrier

Samsung Galaxy A5 to get Android Nougat soon, confirms Australian carrier Last month, Samsung announced a list of Galaxy A and S series devices eligible for Android Nougat update and among them the company had listed only the Galaxy A3 and the A8 series, which left many Galaxy A5 and A7 series owners baffled. Now, […]