Posts Tagged ‘ delay ’

Sprint Delays Galaxy S4 Retail Store Release Due to ‘Unexpected Inventory Challenges from Samsung’

April 24, 2013

Like T-Mobile, Sprint is also facing inventory challenges with its launch of the Samsung Galaxy S4 Android smartphone. The Now Network originally planned to release the device through all channels this Saturday, April 27th. While it appears online and phone sales will continue as scheduled, Sprint will scale back orders by delaying retail store...
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T-Mobile Delays Samsung Galaxy S4 Release to April 29

April 23, 2013

T-Mobile was scheduled to be the first of the four major carriers in the U.S. to release the Samsung Galaxy S4 Android smartphone. Unfortunately, Magenta released a statement today to acknowledge a delay due to issues with inventory deliveries. The highly anticipated flagship handset was originally announced with an online sale date of April...
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Verizon Delays Samsung Galaxy S3 Release to July 12

July 9, 2012

According to an official statement from Verizon Wireless (posted below), the release date for the Big Red variant of the Samsung Galaxy S III Android smartphone has been delayed from July 10th to July 12th. Two days certainly isn’t too devastating, but those anxiously waiting for the Galaxy S3 may be thinking otherwise, at...
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Sprint Samsung Galaxy S III Now Available in Stores

July 1, 2012

The Sprint variant of the Samsung Galaxy S III Android smartphone is now available to purchase through all channels! The 16GB and 32GB versions cost $199.99 and $249.99, respectively, with a two-year agreement. The former is available through all channels, including Sprint retail stores, while the latter is only available through Web Sales, Sprint...
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Sprint Samsung Galaxy S III Hits Stores July 1st

June 27, 2012

The news many Sprint customers have been waiting for: the Samsung Galaxy S III Android smartphone will be available for all on the Now Network starting this Sunday, July 1. The 16GB version costs $199.99 and will be available at Sprint Stores, Sprint Business Sales, Telesales (1-800-SPRINT1) and Web Sales. The 32GB mode is...
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Sprint Ships Samsung Galaxy S III 32GB Pre-Orders

June 26, 2012

Here’s the latest official statement from Sprint on the Samsung Galaxy S III Android smartphone shortages, specifically relating to shipments for pre-orders. Sprint: We have begun shipping pre-orders for the 32GB version of the Samsung Galaxy S® III today. To check the status of your pre-order, please visit Sprint Representative to a Customer:...
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T-Mobile Galaxy S III Assigned Limited Launch Markets

June 19, 2012

It seems demand is outweighing supply for the Samsung Galaxy S III Android smartphone in the US. Earlier, Sprint announced a possible delay in releasing their variant of the Galaxy S3. Now, T-Mobile has revealed that they will actually split their Galaxy S III launch into two phases. The first phase will include just...
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Sprint Could Face Samsung Galaxy S III Shortages

June 19, 2012

Sprint posted an availability update for their upcoming Samsung Galaxy S III Android smartphone, a device that’s due to arrive shortly on June 21st. However, from the sound of it, it seems they’re experiencing some temporary shortages that may or may not be resolved in time for launch. Surprisingly, T-Mobile seems to be facing...
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Rockstar to Release Max Payne Android Game on June 14

June 11, 2012

UPDATE: Max Payne is now available on Google Play for $2.99. Rockstar Games will finally bring Max Payne to the Android platform on Thursday, June 14th. It was originally scheduled to arrive on April 26th, but setbacks resulted in a significant delay that lasted for nearly two months. The game is said to be...
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AT&T to Release HTC One X on June 10

June 5, 2012

Sprint recently resumed shipments of the HTC EVO 4G LTE after a brief interruption at U.S. Customs, but now it’s AT&T’s turn to do the same with the HTC One X Android smartphone. Originally scheduled to launch on May 10, AT&T will finally release the One X on June 10. Customers can order the...
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Sprint HTC EVO 4G LTE Available in Stores June 2

May 31, 2012

Now that US Customs is allowing HTC EVO 4G LTE smartphones through the border again after a short delay, walk-in Sprint customers are probably wondering when they can purchase said Android handset at their local retail store. Well, there’s good news as Sprint announced today that they “will begin selling HTC EVO 4G LTE...
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Samsung Galaxy S III Launches in 28 Countries

May 29, 2012

The Samsung Galaxy S III has been released in 28 countries in the United Kingdom, France, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Today’s worldwide launch didn’t go exactly as planned, however, as there are delays across the board for the Pebble Blue Galaxy S3 model due to battery door production issues....
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Pebble Blue Galaxy S III Encounters Setback with Battery Door

May 25, 2012

The Pebble Blue Samsung Galaxy S III has apparently been delayed in various regions due to a significant setback related to the rear battery door. Sources claim over 600,000 back panels had to be tossed to the garbage and re-manufactured, causing a delay in production plans. Delays have been confirmed in Dubai, New Zealand,...
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Google’s 7-inch Tablet to Ship in June, Release in July?

May 24, 2012

A few months ago, DigiTimes revealed that Google would release a 7-inch Android tablet from Asus in May. Now that the month of May is coming to an end, the Taiwan-based tech news site is now claiming that a decision had been made to delay the tablet release to July, due to design and...
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Sprint: HTC EVO 4G LTE Pre-Orders to Arrive May 24

May 21, 2012

Sprint has updated their customers with new information on the HTC EVO 4G LTE delay. The handset was supposed to be released last Friday, but was subsequently delayed after US Customs halted the shipment process. Now, Sprint is saying customers who pre-ordered online will begin receiving their orders on May 24. It’s unclear when...
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