Finally, T-Mobile Galaxy S II users can get a custom ROM built for their phone. Last week I wrote about how to root your T-Mobile Galaxy S2, and now here is your first Gingerbread custom ROM.
Disclaimer: Please follow this guide at your own risk. Android Authority will not be liable if your device gets damaged or bricked during the process.The first step is to make sure that you have root on your phone along with ClockworkMod Recovery. Now download the ROM zip file from here and save it on your desktop for ease of access. Once done, connect your phone to the computer, mount SD Card as flash drive and copy the downloaded zip file to SD card root. After you are [...]
Android hackers, modders, customizers, bug squashers, and enthusiasts rejoice with news of bits and bytes from Samsung and Motorola. The two companies just unleashed the opensource portions of the source code for their two most recent Android superphones.
Samsung, which has been known to provide source code for its devices around the same time as the devices’ launch dates, has recently released the source code for the T-Mobile variant of the Samsung Galaxy S II. Motorola, on the other hand, has also publicly released the source code for the Motorola DROID Bionic–Verizon’s come-too-late, soon-to-be-elbowed-out-of-the-room-by-the-Motorola-DROID-RAZR [...]
Coming this November 2, a battery of handsets will be released by T-Mobile. The batch of Android smartphones includes the LG Doubleplay, also codenamed the LG Flip II, as well as the Samsung Exhibit II 4G (codenamed Samsung Ancora and Samsung Galaxy W).
What does the LG Doubleplay have in store for T-Mobile customers? Pocketnow was able to acquire a press shot of the device and the Doubleplay does have something double.
The LG Doubleplay is a dual-screen smartphone offering a second screen display to supplement its main 480×320 main screen; thus, the name of the device.
This is a slider smartphone with a full QWERTY keypad split by a screen on the [...]
T-Mobile just released a duo of Android smartphones with towering specs and features–the Samsung Galaxy S2 and the HTC Amaze 4G.
Both phones have become available on T-Mobile this week. The Samsung Galaxy S2 continues to be a best-seller, with global sales of the device hitting the 10-million mark within just eight weeks. And, the T-Mobile variant of this wonderphone (formerly codenamed Samsung Hercules) has just arrived on T-Mobile, along with the equally amazing offer from HTC–the HTC Amaze 4G (formerly codenamed HTC Ruby).
How does each one fare when placed side by side with the other? Read on to find out more about these two fresh offerings from [...]
The official brand name of the Samsung Galaxy W handset that Samsung announced at last month’s Internationale Funkausstellung (IFA) 2011 has been discovered via leaked press shots of the device and a leaked inventory sheet. It’s called the Samsung Exhibit II 4G and is heading to T-Mobile.
pocketnow.com acquired press shots of the Samsung device. The T-Mobile logo is clearly emblazoned on the phone’s back plate.
TmoNews found out the brand name for the device through a leaked screenshot of an alleged T-Mobile inventory sheet, which shows the name Samsung Exhibit II 4G along with its model number of SGH-T679. TmoNews, as did many other mobile sites, have suspected [...]
T-Mobile’s latest addition to its line-up of high-end Android smartphones is the HTC Amaze 4G. Pre-orders for the awaited device started on Monday this week and units are expected to be shipped out starting today.
The price of the HTC Amaze 4G is US$260 (with a new 2-year contract on T-Mobile and after US$50 mail-in rebate).
After supplying phones in the past, HTC has become more aggressive in selling devices under its own brand. HTC has recently been very aggressive in creating devices with heavy camera hardware such as the HTC Radar and Titan.
Following the HTC myTouch 4G Slide (also on T-Mobile), the HTC Amaze 4G will be another camera-centric [...]
November surely is the most awaited month for technology lovers out there. Aside from newly released Android apps, super brands such as Samsung have new tablets and smartphones everyone has got to look out for.
A few weeks from now, Samsung will be releasing its new 7″ Galaxy Tab in the market. This high profile device is just what millions of Android lovers have been waiting for. Consumers should also mark their calendars on the 26th of October for Samsung’s ‘Arnold’ or the 10.1″ Galaxy Tab.
LG Devices keeping up with the hype
LG devices will [...]
HTC’s latest Android Superphone – the HTC Amaze is, in our opinion, a bit of an unknown device, but it’s packing specs that demand it be taken very seriously. In this piece, we compare it to Apple’s latest – the iPhone 4S. Which one will come out on top?Overview Amaze 4G
After posing for a nice little press shot back in late September, the HTC Amaze 4G is now the star of a “Silent Video Walkthrough” created by the Youtube user Ktwist311. The voice-less video shows off both the hardware and the operating system. T-Mobile recently confirmed that the Amaze 4G will be running Gingerbread and have Sense 3.0. Now that the Amaze 4G has [...]
After posing for a nice little press shot back in late September, the HTC Amaze 4G is now the star of a “Silent Video Walkthrough” created by the Youtube user Ktwist311. The voice-less video shows off both the hardware and the operating system. T-Mobile recently confirmed that the Amaze 4G will be running Gingerbread and have Sense 3.0. Now that the Amaze 4G has gone live on T-Mobile’s website, you can keep reading below for a full list of specifications.Full Specifications Height: 5.12 inches (130 mm) Width: 2.58 inches (65.6 mm) Depth: 0.46 inches (11.8 mm) Weight: 6.1 ounces Rechargeable 1730 mAh lithium-ion battery Charge via USB or [...]