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Virgin Mobile trims prices on unsubsidized iPhone 5S, 5C

The new sale from Virgin Mobile shaves 10 percent off the usual price of the two unsubsidized iPhones, but it's good for only a limited time.

By January 27, 2014


Verizon abandons contracts: Everything you need to know (FAQ)

Confused about Verizon's shake-up of the way you pay for wireless service? CNET has you covered with all of the answers.

By August 12, 2015


Moto X coming to Republic Wireless for $299 unsubsidized

Hybrid carrier Republic Wireless will offer the Moto X for $299 off contract.

By September 19, 2013


A hot market for preowned gadgets is a boon to savvy consumers

Smart consumers can get a great deal on a used device, while early adopters can invest in new tech knowing there will likely be a gadget once they move on to the next generation.

By May 9, 2015


Samsung launches first Tizen-powered smartphone in India

After a two-year wait, Samsung takes the wraps off a handset significantly scaled back from original ambitions.

By January 13, 2015


Where Samsung's true battle lies in 2015: Emerging markets

The Korean electronics giant isn't giving up on high-end smartphones, but it needs to figure out how to fend off competition from companies producing cheaper devices.

By December 30, 2014


Get a 2nd-gen Motorola Moto G smartphone for $149.99

A fantastic entry-level phone, the new G is sold unlocked and features a big screen, a fast processor and Android KitKat.

By December 9, 2014


Tsk, tsk, Tizen: How Samsung's OS stumbled -- and aims to rise again

The Korean electronics giant is shifting gears again with its troubled mobile operating system. It's now aiming for affordability as a key characteristic of Tizen smartphones.

By November 19, 2014


iPhone 6 still has no launch date at China Mobile

With no arrival date for Apple's latest iPhone, China's largest carrier will focus more on cheaper, unsubsidized phones.

By September 17, 2014


BlackBerry Passport to retail in US for $599 off-contract

BlackBerry's unconventional smartphone will cost less than other high-end devices like the Galaxy S5 and iPhone 6.

By September 22, 2014