Over at Sprint, the times, they are a-changin’. We’ve already seen a leaked roadmap revealing some upcoming smartphones for the carrier; now we can see which are nearing the end of their time with us, thanks to another leak, this time of the carrier’s end-of-life schedule for the next few months.
According to these EOL dates (which could always end up shifting around, especially the further-off ones), Sprint’s clearing some serious BlackBerry house, dropping the Style 9670 in just a few weeks, followed by the Bold 9650 and Curve 3G in September. With new [...]
In a perfect world, all phones would stand up to whatever abuse you could throw at them, without a scuff. In this world, though, if you expect your smartphone to take a regular beating, you’re limited to a handful of expressly ruggedized models. A GrupoAndroid reader has spotted what looks like it could be the next member of that family, a Motorola handset identified as the i1Q.
The original Motorola i1 came out last summer, offering iDEN push-to-talk in a ruggedized Android slate. This supposed i1Q doesn’t really look much like the i1, featuring cleaner lines and a [...]