Sony has been capitalizing on the reputation and popularity of the Xperia brand. The result of which is that Sony has been launching a range of Xperia phones that are touching all the possible price segments of the market. The major focus of Sony Xperia …
T-Mobile begins officially offering the iPhone 5 today. As the carrier becomes the final carrier of the big four to offer the device, smiles must be on the faces of both Apple and T-Mobile’s executives, as reports began coming in of lines forming at T-Mobile stores for a device that’s already been on the market for over six months.
Thanks to T-Mo’s new Uncarrier plans, the iPhone 5 can be had starting at just $ 99, with two years of $ 20 monthly payments to cover the balance, or for free if you’re switching from another carrier and bring a device in for trade.
T-Mobiles existing potential reach amounts to around 26.1 million potential subscribers for Apple, of which only a small percentage will realistically become iPhone 5 customers, so the lines must be good news to both Apple and Magenta Network execs.
The T-Mobile release should give a late-life boost to the iPhone 5, as it faces competition from Samsung’s new Galaxy S4, and a sales lag as customers begin waiting for Apple’s much rumored iPhone 5S, or even its equally rumor mill fueled lower-priced iPhone.
T-Mobile also began airing ads for the iPhone 5 release, proclaiming: “Only T-Mobile let’s your iPhone 5 be as great as an iPhone5″(?)
There is already a furious competition between the smart phone makers and LG has decided to heat it up further. The rumors have suggested that LG plans to open up 600 new retail stores to increase its sales pitch for the smart phones. The performance of LG smart phones has not been good in the [...]
Back in late February at MWC 2013 event, Sammy has officially unveiled the new Galaxy Note 8.0 tablet, which could be labelled as a Apple iPad mini competitor. Late last week, the Korean company has begun selling their latest Android tablet at Samsung’s Experience Store in the UK’s Westfield Stratford City. Now, we’ve good news for U.S. citizens. Samsung U.S. has officially confirmed Galaxy Note 8.0 will official up for grabs in the United States from April 11th for $ 399.99. FYI, the basic edition of the iPad mini Wi-Fi costs $ 330.
Accessories for the Note 8.0 will be made available from mid-April. You will be able to grab the Book Covers in white, grey, pink or green, USB and HDMI adapters, travel charger. Samsung is also offering some pre-loaded content for the Note tablet. You can take subscribe for 50GB of Dropbox service for 24 months for $ 200, 1 month of unlimited Music Hub streaming, Samsung’s Smart Remote, Awesome Note, and more for free. Samsung is also throwing in $ 25 Google Play voucher for a limited time when you register the tablet.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 comes with a 8-inch LCD screen with 1280×800 pixels of resolution, 1.6GHz Exynos quad-core processor, 2 gigabytes of RAM, 5 megapixel camera on back side, microSD card slot to accept up to 64GB, WatchOn service, and it ships with Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean on board. Of course, it also also have all the Note-specific features including Multi-Window, Air View, AllShare Play, S Pen, S Planner, Awesome Note, and more.
From April 11th, interested buyers can grab the Note 8.0 tablet through Best Buy, NewEgg, Tiger Direct, and several other retailers.
Another star has been studded into the hall of fame of the Samsung Galaxy series. Galaxy Note 8.0 is the most anticipated tablet of 2013 and it featured as a star attraction at MWC 2013. This Tablet was announced at the MWC by Samsung and its features were displayed and just after one month of [...]