AT&T Opens Up FaceTime Over 3G to All Subscribers Unofficially


In a surprising and quiet move, AT&T has unofficially opened up its network to host FaceTime over 3G video calls for Apple iPhone subscribers on its 3G, 4G HSPA+, and LTE network. AT&T had initially limited FaceTime over 3G to customers who had subscribed to a mobile share plan, but the move was met with […]

Verizon Says Discussion of Charging for FaceTime is “Premature”

Facetime over 3G on Verizon Could Cost

Verizon Wireless is not ready to commit to free FaceTime calls on 3G and 4G LTE for iPhone users when iOS 6 turns on the new feature this fall. Carriers remain skeptical of allowing FaceTime video calling on cell phone networks, especially in light of new shared data plans. Joining AT&T’s wait and see approach […]

Apple Readying FaceTime over 3G for iOS 6?

Apple Readying FaceTime over 3G for iOS 6?

Those hoping to use Apple’s FaceTime service over 3G may be able to one day in the near future as it seems that Apple is now testing the service. iDevice, a Romanian blog, has released a screenshot of what appears to be a FaceTime error message. That message, which appears in iOS 5.1.1, apparently comes […]