AT&T 4G LTE Still the Best Choice for iPhone Users in San Francisco

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AT&T 4G LTE is still the best choice for iPhone 5s buyers in San Francisco. While I don’t recommend buying a new iPhone until the iPhone 6 is released, those that absolutely must buy a new iPhone before then should select the AT&T iPhone 5s if they’re able to. That’s because I’ve found that the […]

By 2020, iPhones Can Download Full HD Movies in 1 Second


While we’re still debating on who has the fastest 4G LTE network here in the U.S., South Korea is already looking ahead to the potential of 5G. Setting a budget of $1.5 billion and a 2020 deadline, the home of Samsung and LG will soon allow its citizens the capability of downloading a full movie […]

USA Ranks 31st In Broadband Speed According to Speedtest


If there were an Olympics for best broadband speeds than the USA probably wouldn’t even be allowed to field a team. According to recent test results from, the USA is back in the pack, ranking a paltry 31st among countries around the globe. Countries in the Pacific and Europe rank above the USA with […]

Verizon vs. AT&T 4G LTE Speedtest (Video)

Check out the speedtest of Verizon v.s AT&T 4G LTE on the Note 3 and the iPhone 5s.

Shoppers in the midwest have two real options when comparing cell phone carriers if 4G LTE is important, which leads many to compare Verizon vs. AT&T in a variety of areas from coverage and customer service to phone selection and network speeds. Thankfully AT&T and Verizon now carry many of the same smartphones and tablets […]

100 iPhone Apps to Supercharge Your New iPhone


Here’s a list of 113 iPhone apps that will help you have fun, take better photos, be productive, manage a business or personal finances, chase storms (or avoid them) and much more. Like many of you, I am attached to my iPhone. Not only am I an automotive technology writer for this site, but I […]

T-Mobile Bringing Speed Improvements This Year with LTE Advanced Features


Though the nation’s fourth largest carrier had been late to the LTE game and is still building out its LTE network, customers in areas with LTE coverage can expect major speed improvements later this year. At Light Reading‘s Backhaul Strategies for Mobile Operators event in New York, T-Mobile US says that it is planning on adding […]

Move Over 4G LTE! Samsung Launching 5G in 2020


While 4G LTE is getting all the rage right now with speeds ranging anywhere between 2 to 50 Mbps in the U.S., Samsung is already working on a 5G mobile broadband successor that could deliver up to 1 Gbps in speed tests. What does this new 1 Gbps mean to users? First, it means that […]

Speedtests: LTE Speeds to Expect for Your Galaxy S4 and HTC One

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We had extensively reviewed Samsung’s hot Galaxy S4 and the HTC One flagship smartphones, and those devices are the ones to beat for 2013 so far. Now, we’re going to examine how the Galaxy S4 and the HTC One will perform, at least in the San Francisco Bay Area, with the leading 4G LTE networks […]

iPhone 5 Speed Test Verizon 4G LTE

iPhone 5 speed test 4G LTE Verizon

The iPhone 5 includes 4G LTE connectivity for the first time. 4G LTE is almost 10 times faster than 3G and is a welcome addition for the iPhone 5. In the iPhone 5 Speed test video below I test Verizon 4G LTE in Ohio. 4G LTE speeds vary based on network demand, signal strength and […]

Samsung Galaxy S III 4G Showdown: T-Mobile HSPA+ v. AT&T LTE (Video)

AT&T's 4G LTE performance is strong and fast

Of the three national carriers that are launching the Galaxy S III in late June–AT&T, Sprint, and T-Mobile USA–only two carriers have an operating 4G network of some variety when the third-generation flagship Samsung smartphone launches: T-Mobile and AT&T. In this article, we’re going to test out the fastest mobile broadband networks available to both […]

New iPad Speed Tests: AT&T vs. Verizon 4G LTE

New iPad 4G LTE SPeed Test AT&T vs Verizon

The new iPad went on sale today, and for the first time, you can buy a 4G LTE iPad. Verizon and AT&T both have 4G LTE iPad models available today, with the only difference being which 4G LTE network you can connect to. This means that many of you want to know which network is faster, AT&T 4G […]

iPhone 4S (and iPhone 4) Speed Test: AT&T vs. Verizon


What happens when you take the same phone (almost) on 3 different carriers and have a speed test party? Nothing special, but it does make for a good conversation. Tonight, I have some screenshots created by a friend of mine. He took the AT&T iPhone 4S, the Sprint iPhone 4S and the Verizon iPhone 4 […]

Sprint Paying Close Attention to iPhone 4S Speed Issues

Sprint iPhone 4S 3G download speeds

The iPhone 4S has been out for just over a week, but it is already selling like hotcakes on all three carriers. Sprint achieved a one day sales record when the iPhone 4S launched, but shortly after the iPhone 4S made it into the hands of customers, there was some complaining about data speeds. Sprint customers took […]

iPhone 4S Speedtest AT&T, vs. Verizon vs. Verizon 4G LTE (Midwest)

iPhone 4s vs ThunderBolt 4G LTE

The speed of your iPhone 4S, or any Android phone, is dependent on the network you have backing up your browsing and downloading. While there’s no arguing with the appeal of the iPhone 4S, speeds can vary greatly from city to city. Even the faster AT&T iPhone 4S has trouble keeping up with the speeds of Verizon […]

iPhone 4S Netflix Streaming: AT&T vs Verizon (video)

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After speed testing the iPhone 4S from AT&T and Verizon here in the midwest with the app, we wanted to share some real world speed tests that you can see with your own eyes. To do this, we loaded up the Netflix app on two iPhone 4Ss, to see if AT&T or Verizon offered better on […]

Nationwide 4G Speedtest Showdown!

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Who has the best 4G coverage in the nation? What about in your neighborhood? Well. If you live in Atlanta, Chicago, New York City, Orlando or San Francisco, the Laptop Mag Nationwide 4G Showdown can help you compare service and speed of 4G service. The nationwide 4G test covers all the major carriers and included help […]