AT&T Makes Big Prepaid Push With Nationwide Deployment of Aio Wireless

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AT&T-owned Aio Wireless will soon be rolling out to nationwide customers offering affordable, contract-free prepaid plans this fall. This will mark AT&T’s big prepaid push beyond its GoPhone prepaid plans marketed under its own AT&T Mobility branding as the Rethink Possible network tries to take on affordable plans from rival Sprint-owned Boost Mobile and Virgin […]

Apple to Blame For Slow iPhone 5 Internet Speeds

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It’s easy to blame your–sometimes not favorite–carrier when Internet data speeds on your favorite iPhone smartphone is slow, but it appears that the culprit behind the throttling is Apple and not the carrier. Recently discovered code in the iOS operating system suggests that Apple is limiting the true speed potential of your iPhone when connected […]

T-Mobile Ditching Smartphone Contracts Soon

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In late 2012, T-Mobile confirmed that it would be carrying the iPhone in 2013. At the same time, the carrier also revealed that it would be abolishing contracts on its network in favor of its unsubsidized Value Plans. The carrier didn’t reveal timing but It now appears that T-Mobile could be ditching smartphone contracts as […]

Nokia Flame Spotted Again on T-Mobile USA Roadmap

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A leaked roadmap for U.S. carrier T-Mobile shows the Nokia Flame smartphone referenced again. The Nokia Flame is described to be a 4G handset on the leaked documents, but considering other devices on that roadmap with LTE shows that designation referenced, likely the Nokia Flame will not be a 4G LTE device and will only […]

AT&T Adds Lenovo IdeaTab A2107 Tablet to Lineup

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AT&T Mobility has announced that it is now carrying the Lenovo IdeaTab A2107 Android tablet to its product portfolio. The IdeaTab A2107 will be a more budget 7-inch tablet with a resolution of 1024 X 600–not quite the 1280 X 800 resolution display on the Nexus 7. The device will come with 1 GB RAM, […]

T-Mobile Brings Enhanced iPhone Coverage to 14 New Cities

T-Mobile today bestowed an early holiday gift upon owners of the iPhone as the carrier announced that it has lit up 14 new cities in the United States, including Boston and New York, with its enhanced 3G network. Read: T-Mobile Now iPhone Ready For 100 Million People. The carrier’s Chief Technology Officer, Neville Rey, made […]

GSM Droid DNA Now Called HTC Butterfly

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It looks like the GSM version of the HTC Droid DNA (Verizon) will be called the HTC Butterfly. The smartphone-maker had quietly announced the HTC Butterfly via a landing page on its website, and the device bears identical design to its Verizon sibling as well as share the same high-end specs as the HTC J […]

T-Mobile Planning iPhone-Compatible 4G HSPA+ Network Expansion

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Who needs 4G LTE when T-Mobile’s HSPA+ 42 Mbps network can deliver whopping speeds in excess of 10 Mbps on the download side and over 2 Mbps on the upload with minimal LTE-like latency potential? According to America’s fourth largest national carrier, which is known for its more budget-friendly consumer plans, that network will soon […]

Samsung Galaxy Note II Review: The Perfect Pocket Notebook Replacement

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With the release of the original Galaxy Note, Samsung became the leader in the phablet market with the 5.3-inch smartphone that controversially straddles the smartphone and the tablet market with its large but portable display.¬†Now, with the Note II, Samsung is continuing to refine its presence in this market that it helped popularize. And while […]

T-Mobile Announces Galaxy S Relay 4G

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Following numerous leaks and speculations, T-Mobile has finally announced the latest addition to its Galaxy liinup with Samsung’s Galaxy S Relay 4G. The device is targeted to enterprise customers and will be able to support T-Mobile’s fast 4G HSPA+ 42 Mbps network featuring a 5-row landscape-oriented slide-out hardware keyboard. Though similar in specs to the […]

T-Mobile to Showcase Unlocked iPhones at Retail Stores to Woo Customers

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America’s fourth largest carrier, T-Mobile USA, may not be in on the iPhone or the iPhone 5 when that device launches, but that isn’t stopping T-Mobile from pursuing a strategy asking switchers and customers to bring their unlocked iPhones to the 4G HSPA+ network. According to the latest report, T-Mobile may be using unlocked iPhones […]

Galaxy Blaze Q 4G Rebranded as Relay 4G for T-Mobile

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It looks like the rumored August 15 launch date for the Samsung Galaxy Blaze Q 4G was missed and now the latest leaked training documents for the carrier suggests that the 4G HSPA+ keyboarded smartphone will get a new name upon launch. The device may debut now as the Galaxy Relay 4G for T-Mobile USA’s […]

T-Mobile Springboard 4G Tablet Getting Ice Cream Sandwich Update 8/15

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According to U.S. carrier T-Mobile USA, the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update for the T-Mobile Springboard 4G tablet will be rolling out as an over-the-air software update starting on August 15th. The Springboard 4G is made by Huawei and is a re-branded version of the Huawei MediaPad 7-inch. The update will not only bring […]

New T-Mobile Ad Touts More Than 35,000 4G Towers

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As the only major U.S. carrier with a 4G LTE network T-Mobile needs something to make itself stand out from the others. It’s most recent ad focuses on the number of cities its 4G HSPA+ network covers. The new ad, called¬†“Towers” shows T-Mobile spokesperson Carly riding across the U.S. on her new signature black and […]

Unlocked HSPA+ Galaxy Nexus Now In Stock At Google Play

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Our very own eagle-eyed editor Adam Mills spotted that the Galaxy Nexus is now back in stock through the Google Play Store and will ship in three to five business days. The smartphone retails for $349, an impressively low price for a contract-free, unlocked device that you can take to any GSM carrier of your […]

T-Mobile Adds Huawei myTouch, myTouch Q to Summer Lineup

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T-Mobile will be growing its myTouch line of consumer Android smartphones this summer with two new offerings made by Chinese manufacturer Huawei. The devices, dubbed the myTouch and myTouch Q will go on sale starting this summer featuring support for T-Mobile’s 4G HSPA+ network and Android 2.3 Gingerbread. The devices will be available for $50 […]

Keyboarded Samsung Galaxy S Blaze Q Appears in Non-Blurry Photos

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While U.S. carrier T-Mobile USA is already selling the flagship Samsung Galaxy S III smartphone with 4G HSPA+ connectivity, another device with similar specs may also arrive on the magenta network called the Galaxy S Blaze Q, with Q denoting that this Android smartphone will come with a keyboard. Similar to the Samsung Epic 4G […]

Samsung Galaxy Nexus HSPA+ Price Drops to $349 at Google

The unlocked Galaxy Nexus is now $349.99

In addition to announcing the Nexus 7, Nexus Q, and Android 4.1 Jelly Bean at Google I/O today, Google also dropped the price of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus down to $349 at its Google Play Store. The price drop takes $50 off the normal price of the regular $399 Samsung Galaxy Nexus price tag. The […]

Official Images Emerge of Navy Blue Samsung Galaxy Note for T-Mobile USA

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It looks like the Galaxy Note is inching closer to a release on T-Mobile USA‘s 4G HSPA+ network. The handset, currently an AT&T exclusive with 4G LTE and HSPA+ connectivity on AT&T, will soon be making its way over t0 T-Mobile USA soon. There has been numerous leaks and rumors about the T-Mobile-bound handset within […]