AT&T Announces Five New Android Smartphones: Motorola ATRIX 2, Samsung DoubleTime, Samsung Captivate Glide, Pantech Pocket and prepaid AT&T Avail


On the eve of 2011’s Fall CTIA, U.S. GSM carrier AT&T has announced five new Android smartphones, which brings the count of this year’s Android lineup for the carrier up to 19 devices. The five new devices include the Motorola ATRIX 2, Samsung DoubleTime, Samsung Captivate Glide, Pantech Pocket and prepaid AT&T Avail. First up is […]

Latest Verizon Ad Proves It Has No Clue How to Market 4G LTE

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The title says it all. It’s becoming quite clear that Verizon or the company it has hired to do its marketing has absolutely no idea how to market smartphones or the carrier’s 4G LTE network. The Motorola Droid Bionic commercials have been terrible for the most part and the advertising that it has done for […]

Pantech Breakout Review: $99 Verizon 4G LTE Device (Video)

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The Pantech Breakout is Verizon’s answer to the critics who complain that 4G LTE devices are too expensive. The Breakout doesn’t have the high end specs of the Droid Bionic, but it does bring several firsts to the 4G lineup. The Breakout is the first budget 4G LTE smartphone with a price of $99, it is the first 4″ […]

Pantech Breakout Arrives on Verizon’s 4G LTE Network

Pantech Breakout

If you a Verizon customer and you’re ready for an upgrade but don’t want to break the bank, you might just want to have a look at the Pantech Breakout which has just arrived on Big Red’s 4G LTE network for $100. No, it doesn’t bring in the sterling specs of a device like the […]

Pantech Breakout with 4G LTE Coming to Verizon for $99 on Sept 22nd

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Verizon has just announced the cheapest 4G LTE smartphone yet, the Pantech Breakout. This 4G LTE device can be purchased on September 22nd for $99 (after a $50 mail in rebate) from Verizon, and likely for less on resellers like Amazon and Wirefly in the near future. Despite the latest speeds on the inside, the Pantech Breakout […]

4G LTE Pantech Breakout Shows Up at Verizon Store


Ahead of the 4G LTE capable Pantech Breakout Android smartphone rumored launch on September 22nd, the device is beginning to make appearances at Verizon Wireless stores. The Breakout will be the carrier’s fifth LTE smartphone, following on the heels of the HTC Thunderbolt, Samsung Droid Charge, LG Revolution, and Motorola Droid Bionic. With the Bionic […]

Pantech Breakout Headed to Verizon’s 4G LTE Network on September 22nd?

Pantech Breakout

It’s not official yet but a leaked document from Droid-Life essentially confirms both the spec list and release date of the Pantech Breakout, a phone that will likely join the Samsung Stratosphere in Verizon’s budget 4G LTE lineup. I guess the HTC ThunderBolt, Samsung Droid Charge and LG Revolution belong in that group too, right? […]

Verizon 4G LTE Smartphone Roundup: Which Device to Consider?


With the imminent launch of the Motorola Droid Bionic on Verizon Wireless, users looking at fast mobile broadband data on the carrier’s 4G LTE network will have many choices. In this roundup, we’re going to take a look at the first generation of 4G LTE devices, including the Thunderbolt, Droid Charge, and LG Revolution, and […]

Official Press Photos of Pantech Breakout Appear With Verizon 4G LTE


We’ve heard about the Pantech Breakout before as yet another addition to Verizon Wireless’s 4G LTE portfolio of Android smartphone, and now we’re beginning to see some official press photos for the device. The folks over at pocketnow had uncovered some official photos for the 4G LTE smartphone–a first for Pantech–that will join the company […]

Pantech Gearing Up to Debut New 4G LTE Android Phone on Verizon


Though not a lot of information is known about the new Pantech 4G LTE smartphone, codenamed the Pantech Apache, the handset is recently spotted over at the FCC for U.S. regulatory approval for use on Verizon’s wireless CDMA and LTE spectrums. The device has a model number ADR8995, and at this point in time it’s unclear […]

AT&T Goes Rugged, Sporty with Pantech Crossover

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AT&T will be joining rivals Sprint, T-Mobile USA, and Verizon Wireless in offering a rugged Android smartphone in the form of the Pantech Crossover, slated for debut on June 5th according to the company’s press release. The device was seen previously with little information going through the FCC for certification, and now we know it’s […]

Pantech Vega 5 Smartphone-Tablet Hybrid Makes Dell Streak 5 Owners Envious


The Pantech Vega 5 tablet for the Asian market bears the same 5-inch form factor that straddles the line between large smartphone and undersized tablet beautifully, like the 5-inch Dell Streak that was released before it. Unfortunately, though, this handset may never make it to the U.S. so those who are awaiting for the Vega […]

Mac Users Can Join Verizon’s 4G LTE Party in February


After an update was released for Verizon’s LG VL600 4G LTE USB modem, which brought with it improved performance, the carrier told Phonescoop that support for Mac users is forthcoming. Despite an aggressive roll-out to 38 metropolitan areas of its 4G LTE network and robust speeds, many users have complained that Verizon’s initial releases of […]

Pantech Android Phone Approved by FCC for AT&T


A Pantech-made phone was seen passing through the FCC, a U.S. regulatory agency for communications devices, with the model number P8000. Not a lot of information is known about the handset other than that it supports GSM/EDGE, and WCDMA on the 850/1900 MHz bands, making it a candidate for AT&T’s network when released. As Pantech […]