US carriers begin announcing on- and off-contract pricing for Samsung's next flagship smartphone, available for preorder starting Friday, as well as for Samsung's Gear family of wearables.
A new leak suggests that starting March 13, the carrier will roll out new plans that give offer more data for the same money.
Sure, Black Friday yields some of the best deals on TVs and other household items, but it's also the perfect time to renew that cell phone contract.
It's a $100 handset showdown -- CNET stacks Samsung's GS4 Mini with Motorola, HTC, and Apple's own mid-range versions of their flagships.
It isn't the cheapest prepaid smartphone you can buy, but the Admire 2 is a solid performer that pulls in music lovers with unlimited downloads.
U.S. Cellular's Hydro XTRM is waterproof, dustproof, and shock resistant. It also has a 4-inch display, Android 4.1, and a 5-megapixel rear-facing camera.
While hydrophiles will dig the Hydro XTRM's resistance to splashes, the handset's call and camera quality can barely tread water.
In addition to being waterproof, the Hydro XTRM features a dual-core processor, a 5-megapixel camera, and 4G LTE.
The stylish LG Optimus F7 from U.S. Cellular is a mid-level handset with a 4.7-inch display, Android Jelly Bean, and an 8-megapixel camera.
With its 5-megapixel camera, dual-core processor, and Android 4.1 OS, the Imperial takes the crown for one of the better mid-tier ZTE handsets we've seen in a while.
Though not quite the king of phones, the ZTE Imperial from U.S. Cellular is a decent 4-inch handset that's equipped with a dual-core CPU and Android 4.1.
The ZTE Imperial is an Android 4.1 handset from U.S. Cellular that's equipped with a 4-inch screen, a 5-megapixel camera, and a 1.2GHz processor.
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