upstage

  • CrunchDeals: Samsung UpStage for -$50

    CrunchDeals: Samsung UpStage for -$50

    Time for a new phone? Howsabout the Samsung UpStage? It’s not the newest kid on the block, but it has two screens, plays music, and it’s pretty small. Here’s a video review by our own John Biggs from about a year ago. He seems unusually upbeat, which is a good sign. Here’s a quote, “How do I like it? I’ve been using it a little bit.” Anyhoo… Read More

  • Exclusive B'phone news: Special edition Beyonce Upstage launched on Sprint [Upstage]

    Exclusive B'phone news: Special edition Beyonce Upstage launched on Sprint [Upstage]

    Need a burgundy and gold Samsung Upstage to match your lovingly dyed landing strip? You’d better get down to Sprint on November 4 because they’re launching a special edition Beyonce Upstage with a sexy start-up screen, exclusive pix and vidz, and a song sung by the ‘yonce when she was 10. Don’t particularly care about Beyonce? You can always pretend that the girl on… Read More

  • 10 Days of CrunchGear Giveaway: Red Sprint Upstage by Samsung

    10 Days of CrunchGear Giveaway: Red Sprint Upstage by Samsung


    Uh oh! We’re coming nearly to the end of our little adventure and we still have so much to give away. We’ll start off today with a Red Sprint Upstage from our friends at Samsung. We might close it off with something that takes pictures, but let’s not get ahead of ourselves. Read More

  • Sprint UpStage Paints The Town Red

    Sprint UpStage Paints The Town Red

    The Samsung UpStage has caused quite a stir since its March debut on the Sprint network. It’s the best selling music phone and Sprint’s leading Power Vision handset, so in return it’s getting a brand new paint job. Everything else on the dual-sided phone remains the same. And no it is not apart of Bono’s Red initiative, although, it could be. It’s still $99 and… Read More

  • Sprint Drops Upstage's Price to $100

    <img src="http://tctechcrunch2011.files.wordpress.com/2007/01/Nextel has discounted the phone by 33% to $100 (with a 2-year deal), meaning you get one of the most lusted-after music phones on the market for a song (see what we did there?). Read More

  • AT&T Hopes iPhone Will Make Loyal Customers of You All, Cackles Maniacally

    AT&T Hopes iPhone Will Make Loyal Customers of You All, Cackles Maniacally

    Many of probably don’t really give a damn who your cellphone provider is — you just go with the one that has the phone that you want or that’s most affordable. AT&T now hopes that the soon to be released iPhone will change all that. The phone giant knows that Apple fans are a loyal, rabid lot, and hopes that that same mentality will make loyal AT&T customers out of… Read More

  • Sprint UpStage Video Review

    It took me 2 hours to trim this down to a viewable format and it’s still kind of choppy. The short story is this: new phone from Sprint. Plays music. Only has a 64MB memory card, although some folks are saying there will be more. Actually quite cool. Product Page Read More

  • Samsung UpStage

    Samsung UpStage


    I was lucky to get my hands on the Samsung UpStage this evening and saw a mobile music phone with enough of a draw to warrant even, maybe, potentially, downloading from a mobile music store. Clearly the real draw here is the idea that you can literally turn the phone into a dedicated music player instead of relying on a half-assed piece of music playing software. In the flesh, the phone is… Read More

  • Sprint UpStage: Flippy, Man

    Sprint UpStage: Flippy, Man


    We’ve been seeing rumors of the Sprint UpStage aka the flippy Samsung M620 phone with a phone on one side and an MP3 player on the other and now have word that it’s going to be called the UpStage and will be available come CTIA. We’ll probably have some good hands-on action with this in Florida, but from my experience with it in South Korea, I can say that the form factor… Read More