Good news for US customers who want to buy an Nokia Lumia 900 4G LTE, AT&T prepares next month the launch of “Best of CES” the name of Lumia 900 on CES 2012.
“AT&T and Nokia’s relationship spans many years and we’re thrilled to introduce their first 4G LTE Windows Phone only for our customers,” said Jeff Bradley, senior vice president – Devices, AT&T Mobility. “The Lumia 900 is impeccably designed with clean lines and a camera that rivals stand-alone digital cameras on the market today. Combine that with the people-first Windows Phone experience and our 4G networks – the nations’ largest – and it’s clear that this is one of the best phones customers can find.”
Nokia Lumia 900 is the first Windows Phone smartphone with 4G LTE connectivity. This will be available in tho colors, black and cyan. You can pre-order the smartphone starting with March 30. The price announced by AT&T is only $99.99 with contract agreement.
Great news for all UK customers who want to buy the white version of Motorola RAZR smartphone. Today, Motorola and Phones 4u UK announced the same version of RAZR but in white color.
The RAZR White is already available for pre-order both only in online store, from free if you chose the £21.50/month contract. All customers who pre-order or purchase the Motorola RAZR in either black or white before 25th March, 2012, will be entered into a prize draw to win 2 tickets to Snowbombing, the greatest show on snow, taking place in Mayrhofen, Austria (April 9-14).
“Since we re-imagined the iconic RAZR brand, the new Motorola RAZR has wowed consumers across the globe with its beauty inside and out,” said said Victoria McManus, UK marketing director, Motorola Mobility. “Brits are renowned for their style, sophistication and love of cutting-edge technology, so the new white Motorola RAZR will surely stand out from the smartphone crowd, whether it’s destined for the runway or the boardroom.”
Under the “hood”, the Motorola RAZR smartphones hosts an 1.2GHz dual-core CPU, 1GB of RAM memory and 8 megapixels camera with LED flash and autofocus, capable to record videos at 1080p resolution. Check out this link if you want to see the complete list of RAZR specifications.
The white version of RAZR smartphone will be available for 1st March 2012.
Good news, Rogers announced the Galaxy Note device in their stores starting with next month, in February, after Telus and Bell carriers.
“Rogers will be expanding its LTE lineup this February by adding the Samsung Galaxy Note.” If you want to buy the Galaxy Note LTE from Rogers, you can reserve one of this devices using the Rogers Reservation System and searching under “Special Orders”.
Any words about the price for the device or data plans.
Galaxy Note Specs:
Screen size: 5.3-inches HD Super AMOLED, 1280 x 800 pixels (WXGA) 285 PPI
CPU: 1.5 GHz dual-core processor
RAM: 512 MB
Compatible with the 4G LTE and HSPA+ networks
Internal storage: 16GB
Camera: 8 megapixels, 2 megapixel front-facing camera, LED flash, 1080p full HD video capture and playback
OS: Android 2.3 Gingerbread (upgradable to Android 4.0)
Bad news if you wait the Sony Xperia S in UK. The release date for this device was delayed with two weeks according to play.com, and with more than one month, in march, according to clove.co.uk.
Play.com offer the Xperia S device for pre-order starting with 13 February 2012 for £449.99. According to Clove UK, first Xperia S SIM-free devices are expected to be available in stock starting 6th or 7th march 2012.
As a remeber, the Xperia S smartphone comes with 4.3-inches screen with HD resolution (720 x 1280 pixels), 1.5 dual-core CPU and 12 megapixels camera capable to record videos at 1080p resolution. Xperia S comes with Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS.
If you want to see more specs about Xperia S check out this link. Also, you can watch few camera samples in this post.
Amazon offers HTC Rezound for only $149.99 with a two-year contract with Verizon Wireless.
Everyone is getting into the Christmas spirit with all the offers and promotions out there. The newest one is for HTC Rezound, from Amazon.
Just to remind you, the handset carries a S-LCD capacitive touchscreen with 720×1280 resolution, an 8MP camera with 3264×2448 resolution, auto-focus, dual-LED flash, geo-tagging, touch-focus, image stabilization, face detection and a secondary 2MP camera.
The dual-core 1.5GHz processor and 1GB of RAM let you multitask as much as you want and 16GB of internal memory that can be extended up to 32GB are just enough for you to save all the pictures and videos. You have microUSB 2.0, Bluetooth v3, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n and Wi-Fi hotspot. We must not forget that Android Gingerbread is running the place and an update to Ice Cream Sandwich is expected in 2012.
Basically, you can have all this for $149.99 and a two-year contract with Verizon Wireless. What we don’t know is when the promotion will end. So if this sounds appealing to you, don’t wait any longer!
Orange UK is about to welcome a new BlackBerry smartphone, BlackBerry Bold 9790.
The Bold 9790 carries a 2.45-inch TFT touchscreen with resolution 480×360, the beautiful QWERTY keyboard, 1GHz processor and internal memory of 8GB with the possibility of extension up to 32GB using a microSD card. Also the 768 MB of RAM allows you to multitask, the 5MP camera with resolution 2592×1944, autofocus and LED flash helps you keep all your beautiful moments.
Additional features include Bluetooth 2.1, microUSB slot, 3.5mm audio jack, accelerometer and proximity sensor and of course, the BlackBerry 7.0 Operating System.
Apparently, the smartphone is on the coming soon page of Orange UK but there is no release date for us. We can only hope, for all the BlackBerry fans out there, it will be in time for Christmas.
T-Mobile offers the white Samsung Galaxy S II for $99.99 until Sunday, 18 December!
Christmas is in a week but T-Mobile gives presents earlier. They decided to run a special promotion for the white Samsung Galaxy S II this weekend.
What is different about the Galaxy S II offered by T-Mobile is the dual-core 1.5 GHz processor and the large 4.52-inch Super AMOLED Plus touchscreen. Everything else is exactly how you know it from the original version of Samsung Galaxy S II, including an 8MP camera and a front-facing 2MP camera, Bluetooth, GPS, 16GB of internal memory which can be expandable using a memory card slot, 1GB of RAM and last but not least the Android 2.3 Gingerbread.
Back to the best part! The promotion is web-only and the deal involves a $50 mail-in rebate along with a new two-year contract with T-Mobile. All that and you have a brand new white Samsung Galaxy S II for only $99.99. Remember, this is available through Sunday, December 18. Starting Monday, the price will be back to $299.99. Think fast,my friends because clock is ticking!
Verizon has announced the availability of the white Droid Razr version, that will go on sales tomorrow, just in time for Christmas. The smartphone’s availability for December 15th was announced via press release, along with the price.
So, if you’ve waited for the white version of Droid Razr, the wait is over because tomorrow you can go and buy it for $299 on-contract price, the same price as the black version. Also, there’s a deal for a select group of customers who may want both the Verizon 4G LTE smartphone and tablet, so if you want the new DROID RAZR you’ll get a great offer and win a few hundred dollars for the DROID XYBOARD tablet, but only if you want two multi-year contracts. So, for a limited time only, the customers that will buy the Droid Razr from Verizon can get a Droid Xyboard for $100. One of the cheapest DROID XYBOARD tablets starts from $429.99, and has 8.2-inch display.
While Verzion is offering the white Droid Razr for $299.99, Amazon is offering the smartphone for only $169.99. Now, i’m curious how many of you will get the new white Razr and how many will wait for the upcoming launch of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus!
Nokia and T-Mobile US announced the availability of Lumia 710 in US stores starting next year on January 11 and confirmed the statement that T-Mobile did some time ago.
Lumia 710 can be connected to the 4G network in US and will be one of first smartphones which runs on Windows Phone Mango in 4G network in US via T-Mobile.
“Our research shows nearly everybody in the U.S. wants a smartphone, but many believe they can’t afford it,” Brodman said. “That’s where T-Mobile shines. Our Unlimited Value and Monthly4G plans make it more affordable than ever to step up to mobile data on our 4G network.”
The price of Nokia Lumia 710 on T-Mobile US is expected to be $49.99 after a USD 50 mail.in-rebate card, with 2-year contract. The phone will be available in two colors: black and white.
Most important technical specification:
1.4GHz processor, with hardware acceleration and graphics processor
8GB storage memory
3G up to HSDPA+ and T-Mobile 4G
WiFi and Bluetooth
119 x 62.4 x 12.5mm
“The Nokia Lumia 710 is the perfect first-time smartphone: a well-designed product that delivers the most compelling Windows Phone experience in its price range and with access to great content and thousands of applications,” said Chris Weber, president, Nokia Americas. “This is the perfect first Nokia Lumia experience and the start of our re-entry into the U.S. smartphone market.”
LG Optimus LTE is now available in Japan thanks to mobile carrier NTT Docomo.
LG’s smartphone which heads to AT&T in US is now available in Japan from NTT Docomo. As a reminder, the Optimus LTE carries a dual-core 1.5GHz processor, 1GB of RAM and 4GB of internal memory which can be expandable up to 32GB.
It has a fancy 4.5-inch capacitive touchscreen with 720×1280 resolution that is able to display HD movies in 720p, an 8MP camera with 3264×2448 resolution, autofocus, LED flash, geo-tagging, face detection and image stabilization and a secondary camera of 1.3MP.
It brings the usual accelerometer, proximity or compass sensor,Bluetooth v3.0, microUSB slot, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi direct, DLNA and Wi-Fi hotspot. And, of course, Android Operating System v2.3.5 Gingerbread runs it all.