iPhone 5 4G LTE Speed: AT&T vs T-Mobile vs Verizon

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The iPhone 5 features 4G LTE, but not all 4G LTE networks are equal. Speed, reliability and what you can do on the AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon 4G LTE networks vary wildly. AT&T is my top pick for people who live and work in San Francisco, partially because of its solid upload and download […]

The 5 Best T-Mobile Smartphones [August, 2013]

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As we head into the month of September, things on the smartphone front are about to get very interesting, particularly at T-Mobile which is likely to be a destination for several of these big name devices. However, there are those that can’t wait that long and fortunately, the carrier has those looking to buy a […]

Nexus 7 LTE Release Date: What to Expect

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Last month, Google answered a lot of consumer questions about the new Nexus 7 which hit shelves in late July. However, the company did leave at least one glaring question mark, a question mark that remains to this day: When is the Nexus 7 LTE release date? In late July, Google hosted a press conference […]

Nexus 7 LTE Release Getting Closer

The new Nexus 7 comes with a 5MP camera on the back.

Google announced that a Nexus 7 LTE model would be released in the “coming weeks” though it did not say exactly when the device would arrive. Thanks to a Bluetooth certification though, it looks like the LTE-powered version of the new Nexus 7 is getting closer to arrival. In July, Google announced the new Nexus […]

T-Mobile Offers iPhone 5, Galaxy S4 For $0 Down For Limited Time

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This summer, starting tomorrow, July 27, T-Mobile will offer many of its high-end smartphones for no money down with higher monthly payments on its Simple Choice Plans. The new promotion will let T-Mobile customers pay no down payments on phones including the iPhone 5, Samsung Galaxy S4, Nokia Lumia 925, HTC One and Sony Xperia […]

Verizon Edge Early Smartphone Plans Coming August 25

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Today Verizon announced that its answer to T-Mobile JUMP, called Verizon Edge, will arrive on August 25, giving users an option to upgrade phones every six months. Verizon Edge lets users upgrade their phone every six months by spreading out the full cost of the device over a course of 24 months. Users just sign […]

T-Mobile JUMP, What You Need to Know Before Jumping In

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T-Mobile Jump is a new early upgrade program that lets T-Mobile customers pay a monthly fee to join that allows up to two upgrades a year, rather than the industry standard of one upgrade very two years. By itself, that’s huge as the need for consumers to upgrade more often has become a fact of […]

T-Mobile Sony Xperia Z Hands-on

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The Sony Xperia Z will come to T-Mobile later this month, giving T-Mobile users a smartphone option that can withstand the elements. The T-Mobile Sony Xperia Z is monolithic, it looks like a smooth black rectangle. It almost looked generic, but in a good way. The phone has a black glass back that makes it […]

T-Mobile Jump Plan Offers a New Smartphone Twice a Year

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As part of its quest to improve the lives of smartphones users through its new UNcarrier philosophy, T-Mobile has confirmed that it will allow users to upgrade their smartphones twice a year as part of its new Jump program. Announced today in New York City, T-Mobile’s Jump will allow users to upgrade their smartphones two times […]

T-Mobile 4G LTE Now Live in 116 Metro Markets

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Today at its event in New York City T-Mobile announced that it’s 4G LTE is now available in 116 metro markets. Just a few months after launching its first 4G LTE networks in the U.S. T-Mobile now has 4G LTE in more than 100 metro markets in the U.S. Those markets include 73 of the […]

T-Mobile Sony Xperia Z Release is Here, With a Catch

The Sony Xperia Z is still waiting for Android 4.2 it seems.

Today at a media event in New York City, T-Mobile announced the Sony Xperia Z release date though it comes with a bit of a catch that interested parties need to know about. T-Mobile made several bold announcements at its press event in New York City today and chief among them was a release date […]

T-Mobile Jump program to Introduce Low-Cost Unlimited Phone Upgrades

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T-Mobile is on the cusp of announcing a new plan to allow users to upgrade their smartphones as often as they wish, according to reports. According to The Verge, T-Mobile USA will use the event it has scheduled for this afternoon to announce a program that would allow its smartphone users to upgrade their smartphones […]

The 5 Best T-Mobile Smartphones [July, 2013]

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Things may have started off a bit slow for U.S. carriers like T-Mobile however, as we’ve inched further and further into 2013, things have picked up and T-Mobile in particular has introduced some new changes and new devices that should be enticing to those that are in the market for a new smartphone during the […]

T-Mobile Announces Its Next Move on July 10

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T-Mobile US, the nation’s fourth largest carrier, has announced a press event for July 10th. Details are scarce about what T-Mobile will announce at this event, but it would be the carrier’s first major event since having announced its UN-carrier plans and the launch of Apple’s iPhone 5 flagship on its network. Right now, according […]

Lumnia 925 and Xperia Z Launching July 14 on T-Mobile

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July 14 will be a big launch day for U.S. carrier T-Mobile as there will be two high-end devices that will become available to customers on that date. According to leaked internal documents obtained by TmoNews, it appears that the flagship Nokia Lumia 925 with Windows Phone 8 will launch on July 14 alongside the waterproof […]

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

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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 […]

Nokia Lumia 925 Launching on T-Mobile by Mid-July?

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T-Mobile USA may soon be getting its own flagship Lumia Windows Phone smartphone from Nokia in the form of the Lumia 925. The handset is now rumored to be launching around the mid-July timeline according to the latest tips. A tipster had leaked to WM Power User that the flagship Windows Phone smartphone will be […]

T-Mobile Sony Xperia Z: 5 Things to Know

The Sony Xperia Z is still waiting for Android 4.2 it seems.

After weeks of speculation, rumor and leaks, the T-Mobile Sony Xperia Z is finally official with T-Mobile announcing the Sony flagship earlier today. The device will be heading to the carrier’s 4G LTE network in the weeks ahead and those who are in the market for a new smartphone would be smart to educate themselves […]