The Essential Phone now has new (and more expensive) limited color editions

Essential just announced that it’s launching three new color versions of its very first smartphone – the Essential Phone. While we’ve already seen two of these colors (Stellar Gray and Ocean Depths), the third one – Copper Black – was never revealed before today.
All these are limited edition colors, only “a small batch of each” has been made, so they might not be available for long. Essential explains this by the fact that it’s difficult to develop custom colors for the ceramic back of its handset. 
Interestingly, …


Score free phones from MetroPCS and T-Mobile for a limited time only

The loveliest two words in the English language are “free phones.” And both T-Mobile and its pre-paid MetroPCS unit are saying those two words to consumers with some new deals. Take T-Mobile’s pre-paid MetroPCS unit. Starting today you can switch to MetroPCS, port over your eligible phone number, sign up for a plan offering unlimited data, and you will receive an instant $150 credit toward the purchase of any phone. That means that moving to Metro could help you score a free 32GB Apple iPhone SE, which is usually priced at $149.

If you’re already a MetroPCS subscriber, don’t feel left out; …

Limited edition fluorite white Casio WSD-F20-WE with Android Wear 2.0 announced

Casio is back with yet another Android Wear smartwatch, the WSD-F20-WE. This time, however, the Japanese company is bringing a limited edition wearable device to market. Even if you’re familiar with Casio’s products, it may be confusing to remember all the company’s smartwatch names, so let’s make it clear.

The Casio WSD-F20-WE is just a limited edition version of the WSD-F20, a rugged Pro Trek smartwatch unveiled back in April. This limited edition model comes with the same hardware inside, but a different color called “fluorite white” that’s supposed to give the smartwatch a crystalline …

Razer Phone Gold Edition is now available for a limited time

The claim to fame for the Razer Phone is its zippy 120Hz refresh rate, and the two loud speakers that adorn the front of the handset. Now, a limited edition of the gaming phone is available with some minor changes. The main difference with the Razer Phone Gold Edition is with the logo on back, which is in gold for this variant of the handset. In addition, the unit is placed inside a new red-colored box, and is offered in the U.S. and Hong Kong to celebrate the Chinese Spring Festival.

In case it slipped your mind, the Razer Phone features a 5.7-inch LCD screen and a resolution of 1440 x …

AT&T offers BOGO deal on the Apple iPhone 8 for a limited time only

For a limited time only, AT&T is running a BOGO deal on the 64GB Apple iPhone 8. First, you need to buy two phones using AT&T Next (30 monthly payments of $23.34 for each iPhone 8) or AT&T Next Every Year (24 monthly payments of $29.17 for each unit). Those existing AT&T subscribers wanting to partake in the BOGO need to add a new line, and make an activation payment of as much as $45 for each phone. New subscribers need to pay a minimum of $65/month for new service on two lines, with autopay and paperless bill discount. Until the discount kicks in, you’ll be paying a minimum of  …

Deal: Hitman Sniper for Android goes free for a limited time

Publisher Square Enix is running a promotion aimed at Android users who don’t mind firing up a game from time to time. Apparently, for a limited time, the company’s highly-acclaimed Hitman Sniper game is available for free in the Google Play Store.

Hitman Sniper is usually selling for $1 in the App Store and Google Play Store, but Android users will be able to pick it up for free until February 3.

If you’re not sure if you want a free game or not, it’s worth mentioning Hitman Sniper comes with more than 150 missions, which means you’ll have to burn quite a lot of time if you want …

These paid Android icon packs are free for a limited time, grab them while you can

If you love to customizing your Android phone, you might be pleased to hear that several icon packs that are usually paid are now available for free on Google Play. Typically, the price of these icon packs is $1 or more, but now it’s possible to download them free of charge.

This assortment should give you some ideas for your next custom home screen masterpiece, just make sure you pick a nice wallpaper to match. Keep in mind that the freebie period on some of these ends soon, so act swiftly!

As usual, you can easily preview all icon packs in the gallery …

These paid Android games are now free for a limited time, grab them while you can!

Looking for some neat new games to play on your Android smartphone? If that’s the case, you might be pleased to hear that several titles that are usually paid are now available for free on Google Play.

This collection features several different genres, so we’ve made sure to include a video (where available) or gameplay image and a description below each title in order to aid you in the selection process.

Also, make sure to check out the end of sale times for each game below the respective download link. At the time of writing (January 23rd), some of these …

These paid Android icon packs are free for a limited time, grab them while you can!

If you love to customize your Android phone, you might be pleased to hear that several icon packs that are usually paid are now available for free on Google Play. Typically, the price of these icon packs is $1 or more, but now it’s possible to download them free of charge.

This assortment should give you some ideas for your next custom home screen masterpiece, just make sure you pick a nice wallpaper to match. Keep in mind that the freebie period on some of these ends soon, so act swiftly!

You can get a preview of each icon pack in the gallery above. The …

These paid Android games are now free for a limited time, grab them while you can!

Looking for some neat new games to play on your Android smartphone? If that’s the case, you might be pleased to hear that several titles that are usually paid are now available for free on Google Play.

This collection features several different genres, so we’ve made sure to include a video (where available) or gameplay image and a description below each title in order to aid you in the selection process.

Also, make sure to check out the end of sale times for each game below the respective download link. At the time of writing (January 18th), some of these titles only have a few hours …