Leaked Press Photo of Lumia 928 Emerges with Verizon Branding, Xenon Flash

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The Lumia 928 has been, until now, like a fabled tech unicorn. However, it’s presence has been confirmed by the latest leaked press images, posted on Twitter by famed leakster @evleaks, showing Verizon’s branding on the front and rear surfaces as well as an LED and a Xenon flash. Moreover, the more straight edges and angular […]

HTC First Hands-On With Facebook Home UI (Video)

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We got a chance to take the HTC First for a spin today, which is the first official ‘Facebook phone’ that comes pre-loaded with the Facebook Home user interface. Though you can download the Facebook Home UI as a replacement for your widgets and pre-loaded UI on some of the more popular Android phones starting […]

Commitmentphobia? 5 Things to Consider Before Buying Your Unlocked GSM Smartphone

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Recent events in the wireless industry have re-ignited interest in the unlocked handset market, including legislation and petitions to re-legalize unlocking in the U.S., T-Mobile’s UNcarrier announcement, and a number of new smartphones that are being debuted first internationally with a month or two of delay before being available in the U.S. If you’re on […]

AT&T Confirms HD Voice Coming This Year

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Wireless carrier AT&T has confirmed at the VentureBeat Mobile Summit in California that it will be implementing HD Voice on its 4G LTE network by the end of the year. The carrier gave little information about the technology and compatible handsets as HD Voice requires the carrier to make infrastructure changes to accommodate the technology […]

T-Mobile Quietly Embraces Nexus 4 Owners on New LTE Network

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After having launched its new 4G LTE network in a few select markets in the U.S., Google’s Nexus 4 owners are finding lots of love from T-Mobile as the carrier is now quietly supporting the unlocked Android handset on its nascent LTE network. When the Nexus 4 launch, there were lots of debate and speculation […]

Only 16 GB iPhone 5 Will Be Available in Stores at T-Mobile

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After having confirmed that the iPhone 5 will be hitting its networks next month at its UNcarrier media event, T-Mobile USA has confirmed that it will only be stocking the 16 GB model of the iPhone 5 at its stores. The more expensive 32 GB and 64 GB variants of Apple’s current flagship smartphone will […]

Galaxy S4 Makes a Layover at FCC Before Sprint, MetroPCS Launch

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It looks like as we’re nearing the availability of Samsung’s flagship Galaxy S4 Android smartphone in the U.S., we’re finally beginning variants of the phone appear at the FCC for regulatory approval. The latest variants of the Galaxy S4 that’s beginning to show at the FCC are for U.S. carriers Sprint Nextel and MetroPCS, the […]

Attention Now Shifts to iPad 5, iPad mini 2 Launch for T-Mobile

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Now that T-Mobile USA, the nation’s fourth largest carrier, has announced the iPhone 5 for its nascent 4G LTE network, attention is quickly shifting from Apple’s flagship smartphone to the company’s iOS tablets in the form of the iPad and iPad mini. With speculations that Apple may debut its new slate hardware models this fall, […]

T-Mobile 4G LTE Speed Test: Galaxy Note 2 Picks Up Serious Speed

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The T-Mobile 4G LTE network is finally live in select cities and from our early T-Mobile 4G LTE speed tests it’s clear that AT&T, Verizon and Sprint are in for some competition. We performed a set of T-Mobile 4G LTE speed tests on the Galaxy Note 2 in San Jose California to see how T-Mobile’s […]

T-Mobile iPhone 5 Unlikely at UnCarrier Launch

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Though there’s rampant speculation that the iPhone may be part of T-Mobile’s UNcarrier media event slated for later this morning, the iPhone may not immediately launch on the nation’s fourth largest carrier as it tries to revolutionize the wireless industry. Likely, the event will center around the recent unveiling of its new contract-free and subsidy-less […]

4G Chromebook Pixel LTE On Track for Early April Availability

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Google’s more premium 4G LTE-enabled edition of the Chromebook Pixel is set to be available to consumers for an early April debut. The device, which features a touchscreen, will retail for $1,449 and will be compatible with Verizon’s LTE mobile broadband network in the U.S. According to an update on the Google Play Store on […]

T-Mobile 4G LTE Launch Cities Possibly Revealed

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T-Mobile will likely be launching its 4G LTE network, officially, in the coming days and it appears that several of its possible 4G LTE launch cities may have been discovered ahead of time. Read: T-Mobile’s “UNcarrier” Plans Possibly Revealed In Leak. At CES 2013, T-Mobile revealed that the first city where it would deploy 4G […]

ZTE Quantum Seen Sprint-Bound

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Sprint is rumored to be carrying the ZTE Quantum for its 4G LTE network. With some impressive specs, the ZTE Quantum immediately falls into the upper mid-range segment and will likely come with a very affordable price tag for what it delivers. Images of the ZTE Quantum were reported by Android Police, and the phone was […]

Verizon Wireless Plans for Growth, Preps for 4G LTE International Roaming

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At Mobile World Congress late last month, Verizon Wireless began detailing plans for its growth strategy, including what it hopes to do with the newly acquired AWS spectrum as well as paving the groundwork for international 4G LTE roaming. While Verizon offers 2G and 3G roaming with over 200 worldwide carriers, the next step of […]

BlackBerry Z10 Now Rumored for March 22 Availability

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After being rumored to be arriving first in the U.S. on AT&T’s 4G LTE network, it is now believed that the BlackBerry Z10 smartphone will be in AT&T retail stores on March 22. The BlackBerry Z10 is the first of two BlackBerry 10 smartphones announced earlier this year by the Canadian smartphone-maker. It will be […]

BlackBerry Q10 On Track for May Launch On T-Mobile USA

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It looks like the keyboarded BlackBerry Q10 smartphone will be launching on T-Mobile’s U.S. 4G network sometime this may according to a carrier representative. Speaking to N4BB, the nation’s fourth largest carrier gave a May timeline, but no specific date for availability. Still, the May launch date would match up with what BlackBerry had stated before […]

BlackBerry Z10 Rumored to Arrive First on AT&T

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In the U.S. market, those who are eager to jump on the BlackBerry 10 OS bandwagon with the slate-styled BlackBerry Z10 smartphone may want to look to AT&T as the carrier is speculated to be the first to offer the device in the States. The BlackBerry Z10 will be arriving on three of four national […]

Verizon to Launch Galaxy Note 10.1 LTE on March 7? (Update: Official)

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After much waiting, the long awaited 4G LTE-enabled edition of Samsung’s S-Pen-enabled Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet may land on March 7 if rumors are to be believed. The network had announced that it will be offering the LTE edition of the slate for its network earlier in the year, but failed to give a specific […]

Unlocked Xperia ZL Will Work on AT&T’s, T-Mobile’s LTE Networks

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While U.S. customers can already begin importing the Xperia Z smartphone, Sony’s Xperia ZL may be a better fit for customers on AT&T’s and T-Mobile’s 4G LTE U.S. networks. The reason being is that the unlocked Xperia Z does not support LTE bands compatible with those operated by either U.S. carriers whereas the Xperia ZL […]