iPhone 5s Sale Offers Up to $200 Off at Verizon

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While it probably isn’t a sign that the carrier is making room for the iPhone 6 release, Verizon is discounting a handful of flagship smartphones, including the iPhone 5s, knocking 50% off the price tag. The original promotion actually began earlier last month and was supposed to end at the end of July, but it […]

iPhone 5s Sale Offers 50% Off Apple’s Flagship at Verizon

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Verizon is offering 50% off of every flagship smartphone it sells, including the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c. The promotion actually began earlier this month, but consumers still have time  to take advantage of a great deal, which allows customers to buy a brand-new smartphone for 50% off its regular subsidized price until July 27. […]

Verizon XLTE Speedtest Video: XLTE vs AT&T 4G LTE

Verizon XLTE speedtests show that it is at least twice as fast as 4G LTE.

Verizon XLTE is a faster version of 4G LTE that delivers better connectivity in congested areas and faster downloads and uploads for Verizon users with 27 recent devices including the iPhone 5s, Galaxy S5, HTC One M8 and many others. Verizon turned on XLTE across the U.S. this week, and as part of our behind […]

2014 Indy 500: Behind the Scenes With Verizon Upgrades (Video)

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The 2014 Indy 500 takes place on May 25th, but Verizon spent over a year preparing for this massive race day event that will likely draw nearly a quarter of a million spectators to the biggest single day sporting event of the year. Verizon invited Gotta Be Mobile to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway to see […]

Nexus 7 LTE Review (Verizon Wireless)

The Nexus 7 LTE on Verizon Wireless is priced nice and delivers access to the large and fast Verizon LTE network.

The Nexus 7 remains one of the best tablets on the market and the Nexus 7 LTE on Verizon Wireless combines always on connectivity with the Nexus 7 (review) we liked so much when the device arrived last year. Google makes sure the Nexus 7 is running the latest version of Android and Verizon delivers […]

Verizon Moto X Drops to $50 on Moto Maker

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Now that Moto Maker has come to Verizon (launched earlier this week), the carrier has dropped the price of the phone down to just $50 after signing a two-year contract. This isn’t the lowest price we’ve seen of the Moto X by any means, but this is the first time that we’re seeing the Verizon […]

Verizon BlackBerry Z30 Coming November 14 for $199

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We knew the BlackBerry Z30 would be arriving at some point this month on Verizon’s network, but the carrier has officially set a date. BlackBerry’s latest smartphone will be launching on Thursday, November 14 and will be priced at $199 after signing a two-year contract. The Z30 is BlackBerry’s largest smartphone yet, with a 5-inch […]

Verizon Nexus 7 Not Coming Until KitKat Update

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With yesterday’s rumor that the Nexus 7 would be making its way to Verizon shortly, it had us excited that it was right around the corner, it seems that Big Red is waiting until the Nexus 7 gets its Android 4.4 KitKat update before it will allow the tablet to be used on the carrier’s […]

BlackBerry Z30 Arriving Next Month Exclusively on Verizon

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Verizon has announced that the BlackBerry Z30 is heading to its network at some point next month. Furthermore, the device will only be available on Verizon (at least during launch), making it a bit difficult to get the new BlackBerry flagship handset if you’re not on Big Red, but the carrier hopes users will switch […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini Coming to the US Next Month

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Samsung has announced that the Galaxy S4 mini will be hitting the US next month, and will be available on AT&T, Verizon, Sprint and US Cellular. Further details weren’t provided, as Samsung is letting the carriers decide for themselves when to release the phone and at what cost and color options, but we should at […]

Verizon 4G LTE Now Covers More Than 99% of Its 3G Footprint

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Verizon announced its third quarter earnings for this year, as well as providing an update on where the company is at as far as its 4G LTE rollout. While we knew the carrier was adamant about completely covering its 3G footprint with 4G LTE service, we’re surprised to see how much they’ve gotten done at […]

HTC One Max Heading to Verizon “This Holiday Season”

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Verizon has officially confirmed that the HTC One max will be heading to Big Red later this year. The carrier sent out a tweet saying that the new phablet-style smartphone “is coming to Verizon this holiday season” — no word of a specific release date or time window was disclosed. Furthermore, Verizon has put up a […]

Verizon’s New LTE Network Hitting Speeds of 80 Mbps

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While Verizon is almost done rolling out its 4G LTE service across the US, it’s not done making it better and faster. The carrier is currently testing a 2nd-generation LTE network, if you will, in New York City, and while it hasn’t officially launched yet, some users are able to hop on and test out […]

Moto Maker Reportedly Heading to Verizon on November 11

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The Moto X’s companion customization software, Moto Maker, has been an exclusive to AT&T customers only, but it’s rumored that the service will launch on Verizon come November 11, according to mobile insider evleaks. Currently, Moto X buyers who get the phone on any carrier other than AT&T only have white and black colors to […]

Verizon HTC One Max Photos Leak Out

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This isn’t the first time we’re seeing the HTC One Max splayed out for the camera, but it’s the first time that we’re seeing the device with carrier branding on it. An anonymous Verizon employee has sent out photos of what is claimed to be the HTC One Max, with Verizon branding toward the bottom […]

Cheapest iPhone 5s Plans Compared: How to Save

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The iPhone 5s is officially out, and as Apple’s latest flagship device, it won’t come cheap. On top of the subsidized cost of the phone, plus your monthly service charges, owning and using a smartphone can be pretty expensive. But it doesn’t have to be. Luckily, each carrier has its own prices and types of […]

Verizon Insurance for the iPhone 5s: Is It Worth It?

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When you went to go buy your shiny new iPhone 5s at a Verizon carrier store, you most likely were asked if you wanted the carrier’s protection plan, which is simply just insurance for the phone that covers pretty much anything that happens to it. It costs just $10 per month, which doesn’t seem like […]

Verizon HTC One Review

The Verizon HTC One is a powerful device.

The Verizon HTC One takes everything we love about the HTC One that arrived on AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile earlier this year and brings it to the largest 4G LTE network in the U.S. Savvy shoppers can buy the Verizon HTC One for as little as $50, which is a steal for such a high-quality […]

Will Lack of New iPhone Cause Trouble for New Carrier Contracts?

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No one really expected new iPhones to be announced at Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference this week, but we are not wrong in saying that there will be a new iPhone… sometime. Some of our latest rumors have the launch pegged for a September release (which is typically when Apple does their fall iPad/iPod events). The […]

Verizon Wireless: BlackBerry and Windows Phone Important to Network

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According to Verizon Wireless CEO Dan Mead, Microsoft’s Windows Phone and Blackberry 10 have an opportunity to act as valid alternatives to Apple’s iPhone and Google’s Android. While speaking at Verizon Wireless’ investor conference on Wednesday, Mead noted that both Windows Phone and Blackberry were important to the company’s portfolio of smartphones. “There’s an important […]