Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Release Date and Price : AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, Sprint

Samsung has officially announced the Galaxy Note8 at the company's Unpacked event in New York.  the new flagship smartphone for the company that comes out September 15.pre-orders open earlier, on Thursday, August 24th.all pre-orders will also come with a free 256GB microSD card.



Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Price AT&T 
 The full retail price for the Galaxy Note 8 on AT&T is $950. If you buy it on AT&T's Next plan, the price works out to be a $31.67 for 30 months


Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Price VERIZON
The full retail price for the Galaxy Note 8 on Verizon is $960, or for $40 a month for 24 months

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Price T-Mobile
The full retail price for the Note 8 on T-Mobile is listed at $930, t-mobile is offering the new device for a $210 down payment and $30 monthly installments with T-Mobile’s Equipment Installment Plan

Ultra Mobile Debuts New Plans Unlimited 4G LTE Data for Only $49/Month

Ultra Mobile Unveils New Unlimited Data Plans . Pricing for the plans starts at $19 per month, at the cheapest level, including 100MB of 4G LTE data Ultra Mobile's refreshed plan structure is an upgrade to their industry-first $19 per month plan and the launch of an unlimited 4G LTE data plan at $49

The new lineup features an unlimited 4G LTE data plan that also includes unlimited talk, text, global text, and international calling to over 60 destinations for $49/month.


$19 – 100MB 4G LTE plus Unlimited 3G Data when you buy three months;
$23 –  (new plan) - 500 MB of 4G LTE data with 500 MB of 3G data and unlimited 2G data
$29 – 4GB High Speed Data Doubled to 8GB when you buy three months;
$39 – 6GB High Speed Data Doubled to 12GB when you buy three months;
$49 – Unlimited 4G LTE Data and Unlimited Talk to 60+ Destinations
For more information on these new big data plans please visit www.ultramobile.com

AT&T Launches New Primetime 10-inch Tablet Cost $199

AT&T has announced the launch of a new Android tablet,   the AT&T Primetime. It’s the carriers own-brand tablet. The tablet is loaded with entertainment and productivity features like such as TV Mode, which offers access to favourite video apps such as DirecTV in one quick touch or swipe.

AT&T branded device that is offered at an affordable rate for subscribers, Customers will be able to pick it up starting this Friday from AT&T online . AT&T is offering its new tablet for $10 per month for 20 months. There’s also a two-year contract option that’ll cost you $19.99 or $199.99 outright. AT&T’s unlimited data plan can add Primetime to their package for an additional $20 a month.


AT&T Primetime 8 Specs:

| Android 7.1.1 (Nougat)
| 10-inch display panel with a resolution of 1,920 by 1,080 pixels
| 5MP front
| 5MP rear cameras
| 9,070 mAh battery
| Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor
| RAM- 2 GB
| Storage- 32GB, microSD card slot available
| Expandable memory up to 1280GB with microSD
Source: AT&T

YouTube TV Expands to 14 New Cities, Now Covers 50% of U.S.

YouTube's streaming television service, YouTube TV, today  expanding to 14 more areas in the US. bringing its total to 46 markets and 50 percent of US households. Google’s live TV streaming service – which costs $35/month to subscribe

The new markets were YouTube TV service will now be available include Baltimore, Boston, Jacksonville, Las Vegas, Cincinnati, Columbus, Louisville, Memphis, Seattle, Tampa, Nashville, Pittsburgh, San Antonio, and West Palm Beach.


The Google YouTube TV, Service is also laying the groundwork for another 17 markets  in the following weeks  including Austin, Birmingham, Cleveland, Denver, Grand Rapids, Greensboro-High Point-Winston Salem, Harrisburg, Hartford, Indianapolis, Kansas City, Milwaukee, Norfolk, Oklahoma City, Raleigh-Durham, Salt Lake City, San Diego and St. Louis.

 Google says that their service now has the most number of local broadcast station in the live TV streaming market. YouTube TV features more than 50 networks like ESPN, AMC, USA, and FX, plus it includes cloud DVR support and multi-person access.
source: CNET

Nokia 8 Price and Release Date US : AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, T-Mobile

Nokia has unveiled its first flagship Android smartphone The Nokia 8. The Nokia 8 comes packed with the latest specs which includes the use of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chipset,  It is also believed to have two RAM options, 4GB and 8GB. Nokia 8 will come with improved audio technology thanks to the use of Nokia’s OZO audio technology and  a 13MP dual setup on the rear of the phone

The Nokia 8  Price

The Nokia 8 is priced at 599 euro only available nokia 8 european price information, That translates out to around $702 in the U.S. This is still not as expensive as the Apple and Samsung flagships, but does fall comfortably in the premium price bracket More Price Details Updating soon

The Nokia 8 Release Date

HMD Global has announced that the Nokia 8 will start shipping globally in September 2017  like Asia and Europe, There has not been any word on U.S. availability at this time.The phone will be available in Gloss Blue, Tempered Blue, Steel, and Polished Copper colours options


Nokia 8 Specs:

| Android 7.1.1 (Nougat), upgradable to Android O
| 5.3-inch (2560×1440 pixels) Quad HD LCD display at 554ppi pixel density
| 13MP dual cameras with optical image stabilisation, Zeiss optics and 4K video
| 13MP auto focus front-facing camera with ZEISS optics
| 3,090mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0
| Octa-Core Snapdragon 835 Mobile Platform with Adreno 540 GPU
| RAM- 4GB, 6GB option available
| Storage- 64GB, microSD card slot available
| Expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
| Dimensions: 152x74x7.9mm, 160g
| Single / Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano/microSD)
| Fingerprint sensor, Barometer
| 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (MIMO), Bluetooth 5.0
| USB-C port, 3.5mm headphone jack

The Nokia 8 Officially Announced - Dual Zeiss Camera, Snapdragon 835, 6GB RAM

HMD Global on Wednesday announced the Nokia 8, its long awaited Android flagship, at a grand event in London today.The first flagship from Nokia is official and though it does not get a bezel-less design like the Galaxy S8 and others

Nokia 8 Specs:

| Android 7.1.1 (Nougat), upgradable to Android O
| 5.3-inch (2560×1440 pixels) Quad HD LCD display at 554ppi pixel density
| 13MP dual cameras with optical image stabilisation, Zeiss optics and 4K video
| 13MP auto focus front-facing camera with ZEISS optics
| 3,090mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0
| Octa-Core Snapdragon 835 Mobile Platform with Adreno 540 GPU
| RAM- 4GB, 6GB option available
| Storage- 64GB, microSD card slot available
| Expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
| Dimensions: 152x74x7.9mm, 160g
| Single / Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano/microSD)
| Fingerprint sensor, Barometer
| 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (MIMO), Bluetooth 5.0
| USB-C port, 3.5mm headphone jack



Nokia 8 Price &Release Date

The Nokia 8 will be available for purchase in September where it will be priced at €599 ($705 USD). It’ll be available in Polished Blue, Polished Copper, Tempered Blue and Steel color options

Apple Upcoming HomePod Release Date, Features, Price and News

Apple’s upcoming HomePod speaker will have a limited release in December, according to a report.

The HomePod is Apple’s latest innovation. A powerful smart speaker that syncs effortlessly with Apple Music using Siri. The speaker has been created to compete with Amazon’s Alexa enabled Echo and Dot, plus Google’s Home device.

Apple  officially announced in June that it would be jumping into the smart speaker market with its Siri-powered HomePod. The device does a lot more than just play music wirelessly from Apple Music. The HomePod can hear and answer questions on the most popular topics including timers, clocks, news, sport , measurements, translations and weather
The HomePod is expected to launch sometime in Q4 this year in the US, UK and Australia sometime around the holiday season. According to analysts there will be only around 500,000 units available.

Photo Credit: apple

The HomePod will be available for grabs for $349 US dolllars when it becomes available. HomePod is being manufactured by Taiwan-based Inventec with local rival Foxconn likely to start producing the smart speaker sometime next year.

Moto X4 Leaked in New Images : Metal-Glass Body Design, Dual Rear Camera

Moto X4, the next Flagship smartphone from the Lenovo-owned company has leaked once again. Moto X4 smartphone is expected to be announced at an event in Brazil on August 24.

The presentation slide said the Moto X4 would have a 5.2-inch full HD display with 3D glass, and will only be available in the two colors you can see below: Super Black and Sterling Blue. Its dimensions are 148.35 x 73.4 x 7.99 mm, and it tips the scales at 163g.


Moto X4 is said to be the first non-Nexus or Pixel phone with Google’s Project Fi device and will launch in the fourth quarter of 2017

The smartphone with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 processor backed up by an Adreno 508 GPU, though RAM and storage is said to vary by region.3GB of RAM and 32GB of storage in North America, Latin America, and Europe; 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage in Asia Pacific region


Other features include a fingerprint sensor beneath the display, a 16-megapixel front-facing camera for low-light selfies, dual cameras on the back of the phone  also shoots 4k video at 30 frames per second, or Full HD video at 60 frames per second and a 3,000mAh non-removable battery capable of turbo charging.

Sprint 4G LTE Data Speeds Up 28% in Seven Months

Sprint has today announced that its average download speeds are now 28-percent faster than seven months ago. according to recent Ookla data. As for which cities those are, they are said to include Atlanta, Denver, Indianapolis, Salt Lake City, and Seattle.

According to Sprint, its LTE speeds have increased by an average of 28% over the last seven months. During the same period, T-Mobile's speeds were only up 18%. Meanwhile, Verizon and AT&T were actually down 8% and 7%, respectively


Sprint customers increasing use of High Performance User Equipment (HPUE) enabled handsets such as the Samsung Galaxy S8, LG G6 and the HTC U11 have helped increase download data speeds by as much as 30%.
Source: Sprint

New Report : iPhone 8 Launch Now Rumored For November

New reporting from The Korea Herald appears to be surfacing what is likely old information about the iPhone 8 launch. “Apple’s top brass recently approved the September launch of two LCD models, but the  premium model OLED iPhone 8 launch is likely to be delayed to November,”

The company has apparently made this decision because of an unfinished design and some technical issues. It’s claimed that Apple is yet to finalize the iPhone 8’s rear design because is still trying to sort out the Touch ID fingerprint sensor.


The Korea Herald has not been reliable in the past in predicting future Apple products, or release dates for same.

Another  hint that the device may be delayed, per The Korea Herald, is that Samsung Display the company believed to be responsible for building the OLED displays for the phones, "had initially planned to start production for Apple in the first half of this year but had put off the schedule to July due to the delayed decision.
Source: fool.com