Through It All, Sprint’s Stocks Rise

By: Juan August 31st, 2011

The debate on the AT&T – TMobile merger has been prolonged with Sprint sticking to its stance on the issue of More Carriers = More Competition platform.  This has proven to be a good tactic as Sprint stock has actually increased in the past days while AT&T stock has dropped.  Read the full story after the break.

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First Press Shots of the Samsung Epic 4G Touch

By: t-marco August 28th, 2011

Sprint’s launch of the new Galaxy S II aka Samsung Epic 4G Touch is getting closer and now, thanks to Pocketnow, we will show you the first official pictures of the Epic 4G Touch.

Samsung had scheduled an event for tomorrow August 29th (now postponed because the hurricane alert) to talk about this device. But, everything is on time for the launch of the Epic 4G Touch for September 9th.

Stay tuned for more information

Sprint, AT&T and T-Mobile, Galaxy S II Variants Revealed

By: t-marco August 26th, 2011

Thanks again to our friends from Pocketnow, we can enjoy viewing the 3 different models for each major carrier that will carry the new Samsung Galaxy S II. T-Mobile, Sprint and AT&T are the lucky ones (Verizon Wireless decided not to carry it). The T-Mobile version is like a giant Nexus S. The Sprint one is less rounded than the T-Mo’s variant. AT&T decided to keep the original design of the Galaxy S II.

Remember that Sprint’s Galaxy S II will be called Epic Touch 4G

More information soon.

Android Market Update 3.1.3 Brings +1 Button, PIN Number for Purchases

By: t-marco August 23rd, 2011

Back in July, Google rolled out a massive Android Market update that overhauled the look and brought a number of new features including new ways to discover applications and the ability to rent movies and purchase books right from your phone.

Google has just started rolling out an update to the Android Market 3.1.3. Aside from a few slight aesthetic changes, the two main features include the ability to +1 apps and password protect (PIN lock) your Android purchases.

Sprint Will Get the iPhone 5!

By: Juan August 23rd, 2011

According to leaked info, Sprint will add the iPhone 5 to its arsenal!  Man, what a game change.! At this point, the news has not been confirmed by Sprint – but stay tuned for updates!



Blackberry Curve 9350 coming to Sprint this September 9th for US$ 79.99

By: t-marco August 23rd, 2011

Sprint has just announced the availability of the new Blackberry Curve 9350 for this September 9th and for only US$ 79.99. Sprint business customers may qualify for pricing as low as $49.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate. Now you have another option after the Bold 9930 and the Torch 9850.

“It is exciting to see the BlackBerry Curve line continue to evolve, building upon past success,” said David Owens, vice president – Product Development, Sprint. “This latest iteration offers the recognizable form factor our customers have come to enjoy, while adding powerful new features and innovative apps of BlackBerry 7 to deliver the smoothest and fastest BlackBerry Curve experience to date.”


Press Release after the jump.

A Good Deal for a Tablet

By: Juan August 23rd, 2011

If you’re in the market for a tablet, this may interest you:

“HP is letting it’s Touchpad inventory slide out the door for $99 (16gb) and $149 (32gb). See slickdeals for info.

(Sorry this is posted in a few sections but I want as many SU’ers to get in on this as possible. ..) “

Link to the Thread Here



Sprint Sells Blackberry Bold 9930 for 199.99

By: t-marco August 22nd, 2011

Sprint, just recently announced the new Blackberry Bold 9930 for US$ 249.99 but now has just started selling the new Bold for only US$ 199.99, probably matching the price that Walmart offered few days ago. This is an aggressive marketing for Sprint, trying to beat T-Mobile’s price for the Bold and try to match Walmart’s.

Amazon Appstore Free Apps

By: Juan August 19th, 2011

Go grab your Free app! These are typically paid apps that Amazon is giving away for free.  There is a new one everyday!  Post which you’ve grabbed already in this thread:  Amazon Appstore 1 free paid app a day


Know of any good Android phones coming to Sprint?

By: Juan August 19th, 2011

Here at Sprintusers we are always looking for the next great phone.  If you know of any Android phone that is coming to Sprint soon, please share!  Here is the link to the thread: So what cool new Android phones are on …