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Best Smartphones You Can Pick on AT &T

AT&T is a leader in the telecommunication industry in the US and it offers some best smartphones in the industry.

Here we list for you four smartphones now on the carrier’s network. Take a look.

Pantech Burst

The smartphone running on Android 2.3.5 OS is an LTE enabled device that is powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core processor. It holds a 5 megapixel camera with an LED flash and is capable to capture 720p video. A 0.3 megapixel front facing camera is provided for video chat.

Samsung Galaxy Victory 4G LTE Arriving on Sprint

Sprint and Samsung have announced the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Victory 4G LTE on September 16. The device will arrive on the carrier’s new 4G LTE network.

LTE is currently available in 19 markets across the US. The carrier has assured customers that it will add more than 100 markets by the end of 2012.

Specifications of the device include a 4-inch screen, the same as what the iPhone 5 has, and a 1.2 GHz dual-core processor. It also packs a 5-megapixel camera, a 1.3-megapixel front-facing camera, and Sprint ID.

10 Low Budget Mobile Phones for You to Pick [Under Rs. 10,000]

The most essential features you look for in a new-gen smartphone would be 3G and Wi-Fi connectivity, which allows fast internet surfing and downloading.

Here we have a list of 10 mobile devices that come sporting Wi-Fi and 3G capabilities. Even better, they are available for prices under Rs 10,000 in the Indian market.

Samsung Galaxy Y S5360

The Samsung Galaxy Y runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS and powered by 832 MHz processor. A 190 MB RAM, a 3-inch touchscreen, 2 MP rear end camera, 160 MB of internal memory and Wi-Fi are the other amazing features offered by this device.

LG Splendor Android ICS Smartphone Hops On to US Cellular Network

Splendor, the mid range smartphone from LG, has arrived in the US cellular network, and is currently available for you to pick from the carrier’s website and in retail stores.

The device, which runs on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, features a 4.3 inch screen and is powered by a 1 GHz single-core processor. The device comes with 2GB of inbuilt memory and LG has included a 4GB micro SD card that is expandable up to 32 GB.

LG is also offering a 5-megapixel rear end camera and a VGA front facing camera for video chatting.

The device is available at a reasonable price of $79.99 with a $100 mail-in rebate and two-year contract.

Samsung Galaxy Note 2 Heads for Sprint

In spite of the recent excitement over the unveiling of the Samsung Galaxy Note 2, not one US carrier has made an announcement yet about adding the phablet to its lineup.

The Samsung Galaxy Note 2 might be heading to Sprint at some point later this year, and this is according to a rumor that has started doing the rounds.

So far, it seems that T-Mobile could be getting their own Galaxy Note 2 and according to a post in the XDA Forums, it seems that Sprint could be getting the device as well.

HTC One X+ Hardware Specs Out

Some of the hardware specs for the rumored HTC One X+ have arrived online thanks to Football4PDA. Last month, a possible benchmark for the One X+ was discovered on NenaMark’s website, leading many to believe HTC was about to announce a successor to their flagship One X smartphone.

This device will be the successor to the original HTC One X that launched with Ice Cream Sandwich earlier this year.

The OneX+ is expected to run Android 4.1 JellyBean and use HTC’s own Sense 4.5 UI. The battery is said to remain at 1800mAh, which is not such great news for those who had power issues with the original One X.

Samsung Galaxy SIII Sales Touch 20 Million in 100 Days

Samsung Galaxy S III had launched back in May. Now, Samsung has announced that the rig has crossed the 20-million sales mark, which indeed is a huge number. The Galaxy S III crossed this sales mark in just 100 days after its launch.

The device thereby showed three times faster sales than its predecessor Galaxy S and six times faster than the Galaxy S II.

The Galaxy S II had achieved only 5 million sales after 85 days of launch and took about 5 months to touch 10 million. Europe had topped with 6 million Galaxy S III sales, while Asia and the US follow with 4.5 million and 4 million sales respectively.

Samsung Galaxy SIII Houses STMicroelectronics Pressure Sensors

Have you ever checked your Samsung Galaxy SIII smartphone? No? Then you need to fast. And you will find a mysterious STMicroelectronics LSP331 AP chip in the motherboard of the device.

For those who are unaware of this chip, lets tell you, it is a pressure sensor attached to the device. It is a new generation pressure sensor and therefore STMicroelectronics has taken the pain to elaborate on it to the mainstream audience.

This chip is equipped with piezoresistor and tracks altitude through atmospheric pressure.  It is so much accurate that it will even tell you when you are travelling between two floors. 

Motorola Unveils Three Droid RAZR Models for Verizon

Motorola has announced a trio of new RAZR smartphones, which will arrive on Verizon.  The carrier will be the first to offer the Droid smartphones. The new series of handsets include a 4.3-inch handset, a 4.7-inch HD second model and finally a 4.7-inch HD Maxx model.

The 4.3-inch RAZR M handset is the smallest in the group comes with super thin borders.

The device comes with a 1.5GHz dual core processor, an 8-megapixel camera and a 1GB of RAM along with LTE wireless broadband connectivity.

The device runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and users can get upgrade during the release of Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.

Virgin Mobile Kyocera Rise is Low Priced; Runs Android ICS

Kyocera Rise has hopped on to Virgin MobileUSA. The device is said to be a perfect choice for those who would want to purchase an Android smartphone at an affordable price.

Though there isn’t any wow factor in the features as such, this budget smartphone which runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich comes with a simple design and hardware.

Powered by a 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8655 single-core processor, the handset works smooth and the slide out four row QWERTY keyboard helps to type messages conveniently.

Other important basic specifications include a 3.5 inch HVGA touch screen display with 320x 480 pixel resolution and a 3.2 megapixel rear facing camera with LED flash, 512MB of RAM, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi.