Verizon iPhone 5 Deal: $100 Off Rumored for May

Don't expect major U.S. carriers to be missing on day one.

A new Verizon iPhone 5 deal could cut $100 off the iPhone later this month according to a new rumor. The iPhone 5 traditionally starts at $199 for the 16GB model, but carriers are cutting the price of the iPhone in an attempt to battle for a bigger customer base and possibly to prepare for […]

Verizon iPhone 5 Date & Time Issues Frustrate Owners

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One of the biggest issues that is still plaguing some owners of the iPhone 5, and specifically, owners of the Verizon iPhone 5, is an issue where the time and date on the phone keep changing. Thus far, a permanent fix has not been offered, nearly a month after the iPhone 5 launched, though it […]

Verizon iPhone 5 Hidden Feature Won’t Be Taken Away

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The Verizon iPhone 5 currently comes GSM unlocked which means with the proper SIM card, it works with AT&T or T-Mobile. Verizon confirmed this to be the case last week and today it has again confirmed the feature saying that it will not re-lock the iPhone 5 and that it will continue to be sold […]

Verizon iPhone 5 Works with AT&T and T-Mobile

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Surprisingly, the Verizon iPhone 5 has been confirmed to come GSM unlocked which means that owners can use it freely on the networks of both AT&T and T-Mobile. iDownloadBlog confirmed today that the Verizon iPhone 5 ships GSM unlocked which means that owners can file down a Micro SIM card, whether it’s for AT&T or […]

How to Change Your Verizon iPhone 5 Number

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Today, many consumers will be the proud new owners of a new Verizon iPhone 5. And many of those users will have stolen an upgrade from a family member or sibling on a different number. Verizon won’t change the iPhone 5 number in-store, instead, it makes users do it online. Here, we show you how […]

Verizon iPhone 5 No Longer Available for Release Day Delivery

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The Verizon iPhone 5, which only a short time ago was available for release day delivery, now is showing a delivery date by September 26th, five days after the iPhone 5’s September 21st release date. Earlier today, Verizon listed the 16GB iPhone 5 and 32GB iPhone 5 as being available for delivery on September 21st, […]

Unlimited Data Not Worth The High Price for Verizon iPhone 5

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Unlimited data is on the way out at Verizon. The company hopes users upgrading to the Verizon iPhone 5 will pick a Share Everything Data plan and a cheap upgrade over unlimited data. Verizon leaves a loophole open to users who want to upgrade to the iPhone 5 and keep unlimited data, but it requires […]

Verizon iPhone 5 Strikes First

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The new iPhone 5 will be battling for the hearts and minds of customers on AT&T, Sprint and Verizon starting on September 14th. And it is Verizon who has struck first in the upcoming sales war between the nation’s three largest service providers. While the websites of AT&T and Sprint remain without any updates, Verizon […]

Last Day to Win an iPhone 5 for Release Day

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If you are excited about the iPhone 5 release date, which is almost here, then you’ll¬†definitely¬†want to check out our latest GottaBeMobile Giveaway. Today is the last day to enter for a chance to win an Apple gift card that will be delivered in time to purchase an iPhone 5 on release day. To enter, […]

iPhone 5 Rumor Roundup: Latest on Hardware, Release Date, Carriers


The Motorola Droid Bionic for Verizon finally launched back at the end of September and since then, we’ve seen a swath of rumors surface regarding the next big anticipated smartphone release. That release of course is Apple’s iPhone 5, possibly paired with another cheaper iPhone, and right now we sit just mere days out from […]

The Real Story Behind iPhone 5 Case Leaks [Video]

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Aside from the rumored iPhone 5 release date of October 5th, the biggest iPhone 5 rumors have come from leaked iPhone 5 cases. These cases all come back to one of the first iPhone 5 leaks back in which are traced to a design document from July. Since then we have seen a number of […]

Verizon Expects the iPhone 5 to Launch This Fall

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While discussing Verizon’s results from the past quarter, Verizon COO and soon-to-be CEO Lowell McAdam made a very candid quip about Apple’s next iPhone release saying that while his company had expected it this summer, the carrier now expects it to arrive sometime this fall. Of course, this isn’t new. There are rumors abound about […]