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Physical QWERTY keyboard phones are hard to come by these days, but that doesn’t mean that great ones don’t exist. Here’s a collection of the very best handsets, old and new. Check them out!

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This week’s giveaway is sponsored by Scratch Wireless and is available exclusively to those located in the United States. Up for giveaway this week is the Motorola Photon Q.  While this this device might not push the envelope in terms of specs, it’s certainly a solid offering. Being LTE enabled, it packs a stunning 4.3 qHD screen, has two great cameras, and is running Android Jelly Bean so virtually every app in the Google Play store will work. Remember though, this prize isn’t about the device; it’s about the service you get with it.  Scratch Wireless service includes completely free unlimited text, talk and…

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Jelly, is that you? Sorry, the latest update heading to Motorola Photon Q 4G LTE on Sprint isn’t the bump up to Android 4.1 that you may have expected. But let’s not pass up the opportunity to make the slider handset runs better. What’s new then?

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C Spire Wireless is the latest carrier in the U.S. to bring the next generation of wireless technology to its subscribers. Along with the 4G LTE network deployment, several new high-profile Android phones have been introduced to run on the carrier’s high-speed Internet network.

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Newcomer Ting doesn’t only have one of the best names for a U.S. carrier, but it will soon deliver what is arguably the best Android smartphone to its customers, the Samsung Galaxy S3. According to a post on Ting’s official blog, they will start shipping out all variants of the Galaxy S3 to pre-order customers by early September, with a slight chance that the shipping date will be moved up.

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Folks, we may have hit a breakthrough on the Motorola Photon Q 4G LTE’s release date. Thanks to Phone Dog’s trusted source, you can now circle August 19 on your non-digital calendar as the launch date of the Photon Q on Sprint. While it’s not official yet and Sprint has yet to confirm, it’s better than the “coming very soon” information that we’ve been hearing about for the past weeks. As far as the specs go, the Photon Q should sport a dual-core 1.5GHz Snapdragon S4 processor, 4.3-inch ColorBoost HD display, 8MP rear camera, and Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich….

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We haven’t seen many phones with QWERTY keyboards lately, and I know a lot of people still want them, provided they offer some decent specs and the latest version of Android. Motorola is trying to aim for that here with the Photon Q, a LTE phone with a QWERTY keyboard and Android 4.0, which is not exactly the latest version of Android, but close enough. The phone comes with a dual core 1.5 Ghz processor (most likely the S4), an 8MP camera, NFC, a 4.3″ “Color Boost” display, which I assume has an HD resolution, although at this 4.3″ size…

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Motorola Mobility is notorious for locking the bootloaders on a large majority of their devices.  We’ve seen them release device after devices with locked bootloaders and even promises of said bootloaders being unlocked in the future without following through. In fact, the development and modding sectors of the Android community have even sought changes to Motorola’s bootloader policies via online petitions. Sadly, the outcries of the community did nothing back then. However, times they are a changin’. Today, Motorola Mobility announced that their latest device, the PHOTON Q 4G LTE will have an unlockable bootloader. Motorola stated that for quite some time,…

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Diversity is the hallmark of the Android ecosystem, but there is still one equation that no manufacturer has tried to solve just yet. What do you get when you combine the latest version of Android, snappy hardware, LTE speeds, and a slide-out QWERTY keyboard? We’d say you have a good chance to create a winning gadget, which is why the increasing hype surrounding the upcoming Motorola Photon Q LTE makes us very happy. The first rumors about the Sprint-bound phone popped up on the web several months ago, and now finally we have been given confirmation that the handset is real…