The 5 Best Verizon Smartphones [March, 2013]


With several big name smartphones looming on the horizon, those in need of a new smartphone are surely looking at their many options. Many consumers are likely looking in Verizon’s direction specifically as it boasts a number of enticing smartphones and a 4G LTE network that is still the largest in the land by a […]

Verizon Adds More 4G LTE Cities, Marches Towards Complete Roll Out


Today Verizon announced that its 4G LTE network is available in about 30 new markets, bringing the total number of 4G LTE markets to 470 cities. In addition to the new markets Verizon also expanded its 4G LTE network in a number of existing cities. The new markets and expanded markets are all across the […]

The 5 Best Verizon Smartphones [December, 2012]


Cyber Monday and Black Friday have come and gone but that doesn’t mean that consumers aren’t still out there hunting for new smartphones, and specifically, smartphones on the nation’s largest 4G LTE carrier, Verizon Wireless. And as we approach the last month of the year, a year that was full of some stellar smartphone releases […]

iPad mini Speed Test on Verizon 4G LTE

iPad mini Speed test 4g lTe

The iPad mini includes 4G LTE connectivity, like the iPhone 5 and larger iPad models, offering connectivity speeds 10 times faster than 3G and faster than many home connections. The video below shows the iPad mini WiFi + Cellular with Verizon 4G LTE in Ohio. The speeds of 4G LTE vary based on network demands, […]

Verizon Will Offer Free Windows Phone 8 Device By End of 2012

Samsung ATIV Odyssey

Verizon will offer a free device running Windows Phone 8 before the end of this year according a report from The Verge. Verizon Wireless CMO Tami Erwin told The Verge that Verizon will soon offer a Windows Phone 8 devices free on contract in addition to phones at the $99 and $199 price tiers. Verizon […]

Droid RAZR MAXX HD Review: Editor’s Choice

Droid RAZR MAXX HD Battery Life

The Droid RAZR MAXX HD has everything we love about the standard Droid RAZR HD, plus more storage and a larger battery. The Droid RAZR MAXX HD earns the GottaBeMobile Editor’s Choice Award for solid build quality, 4.7-inch HD display, no compromise battery life and affordable pricing from Verizon Wireless’ partners, including Amazon. The Droid RAZR HD is […]

Why I Bought the 16gb iPad mini With LTE

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I bought the iPad mini with 4G LTE on Verizon wireless and plan to use it as my primary mobile tablet for work thanks to the Verizon Share Everything Plan. While I normally recommend buying a 32GB or larger iPad, I purchased a 16GB iPad mini because I plan to use it as a second […]

LG Spectrum 2 Now Available On Verizon For $99.99

LG Spectrum 2

Verizon Wireless today announced its latest mid-range Android phone, the LG Spectrum 2 which is available for $99.99 with a two-year contract. The LG Spectrum 2 features a large 4.7-inch 720p display and it uses a dual-core 1.5GHz Snapdragon S4 Krait processor. The Spectrum 2 comes with 16GB of internal storage, an 8MP rear-facing camera, […]

5 Best Phones on Verizon [November, 2012]


As we approach the holiday shopping season, many consumers are going to be looking at buying a new smartphone either for themselves or for a loved one. And more specifically, many might be looking at purchasing a phone on Verizon. Here, we take a look at the five best announced Verizon smartphones that money can […]

Droid RAZR HD Review

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The Droid RAZR HD is an incredibly sleek and solid 4G LTE smartphone that packs a year’s worth of improvements over its predecossor, which happened to be one of the most popular Android phones over the past 12 months. Motorola added some thickness to the Droid RAZR HD compared to the original RAZR smartphone, but […]

New Galaxy S III Colors Coming to Verizon

Galaxy S III Black or Brown Verizon

Verizon will soon offer Samsung Galaxy S III in brown or black, adding two of the new Galaxy S III colors to the company’s offerings. Verizon already offers the Galaxy S III in white or blue, and according to a sign up page, the carrier will start to offer the Galaxy S III in black […]

LG Intuition Review: Is It a Galaxy Note 2 Killer?

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The LG Intuition is Verizon’s first large screen smartphone, offering up a 5-inch display that earns it a ‘phablet’ nickname. Phablet is the name given to devices that fall in between smartphone and tablet size. The LG Intuition may soon be joined by the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 on Verizon, offering up a choice of 5-inch screen phones on Verizon […]

How to Turn Off 4G LTE on the iPhone 5

How to Turn Off 4G LTE on the iPhone 5

The iPhone 5 ships with 4G LTE, a new faster data connection, but in addition to using up limited data plans faster, this new technology uses the iPhone 5 battery quicker than 3G. Apple claims the iPhone 5 battery lasts as long browsing the web on 4G LTE as it does on 3G, but some […]

HTC 8X Seen With Verizon Branding

HTC 8X Verizon leak

Tomorrow HTC will hold an event in New York City where the company will announce its new smartphones, and the HTC 8X will likely be among them. According to Phone Arena the new HTC 8X could debut on Verizon when HTC announces it. The news comes from an anonymous tipster who also provided a photo […]

iPhone 5 Pre-orders Start Shipping

Verizon iPhone 5 shipping confirmation

The iPhone 5 won’t reach stores until September 21, but those who ordered online are starting to see shipping confirmation emails. Users who pre-ordered the iPhone 5 should soon see an email in their inbox with their shipping information. We know Verizon started sending out emails this morning, and users should start getting confirmation from […]

iPhone 5: AT&T vs. Verizon vs. Sprint – Which Carrier is Best?

iPhone 5 4G LTE

The iPhone 5 with 4G LTE is available from AT&T, Verizon and Sprint starting at $199. With the introduction of 4G LTE, iPhone 5 buyers have a bigger reason than ever to compare carriers. AT&T, Verizon and Sprint are the biggest carriers in the U.S. and depending on your needs, one of these carrier might […]

Droid RAZR M Packs 4G LTE, $99 Price, Preorders Start Today


As part of the new Droid RAZR family of devices Motorola announced the Droid RAZR M. The Droid RAZR M is the smallest, cheapest member of the new Droid RAZR family, but it doesn’t cut corners like most budget smartphones. The Droid RAZR M will arrive on Verizon Wireless next week for $99 after a […]

Watch the Motorola Droid RAZR HD Event Live


Motorola and Verizon will take the stage to announce new Android smartphones later today in New York CIty. The event, “Motorola. On Display” starts at 2 PM eastern, 11 AM Pacific, and may include an appearance by Google which now owns Motorola Mobility. The event should mark the launch of the Droid RAZR HD and […]

Samsung Galaxy Stellar Arrives with 4G LTE, Android 4.0 & Free After Rebate

Samsung Galaxy Stellar

Samsung’s newest smartphone on Verizon Wireless is a free Android smartphone targeted at first-time smartphone users. The Samsung Galaxy Stellar is free on contract after a $50 mail-in rebate, and it runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. Like many recent low-end or mid-range phones the Galaxy Stellar features a 4-inch display with a WVGA (480×800) […]

LG Intuition Hits Verizon September 6 for $199

LG Intuition

Verizon’s answer to the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 is finally official. Verizon will launch LG’s 5-inch smartphone, the LG Intuition, on September 6 for $199.99. The LG Intuition, also known as the LG Optimus Vu, is the company’s first attempt at the “phablet market,” and it tries a few new ideas. Unlike most smartphones, the […]