By Christopher Price on February 20, 2013
While others are still selling the LTE variant of the Galaxy Nexus, Verizon stopped long ago. While Google issues firmware updates for it, the carrier has yet to approve any of the last four major Android updates pushed for the Google-backed flagship smartphone.
Posted in Editorials, Verizon | Tagged 4g, Android, andy rubin, aosp, cdd, compatibility device definition, Galaxy Nexus, Google, Google Wallet, LTE, Nexus 4, nfc, Samsung, Verizon, Verizon Wireless, vzw | 30 Responses
By Christopher Price on February 2, 2013
Virgin Mobile puts its first, and only 3G mobile hotspot on clearance.
Posted in Deals, Sprint, Virgin Mobile | Tagged 3g, 4g, Broadband2Go, deals, EV-DO, evdo, hotspot, MiFi, mifi 2200, novatel, Novatel Wireless, qualcomm, tethering, usb, Virgin Mobile, Wi-Fi | 1 Response
By Christopher Price on January 8, 2013
HTC’s flagship, 4G WiMAX Android smartphone on Virgin Mobile is available on-sale for under $150.
By PhoneNews.com Staff on December 14, 2012
Google’s current Nexus smartphone strategy has created an interesting quandary. In many ways, the old Galaxy Nexus trumps Nexus 4, and in many ways, Nexus 4 trumps Galaxy Nexus. We explain why, how, and what you should buy.
Posted in Android, Editorials, Google, LG, Nerds, Reviews, Samsung, Sprint, Verizon | Tagged 4g, Android, Android 4.0, android 4.2, aosp, cdma, faux g, Galaxy Nexus, galaxy note 2, Galaxy S II, Galaxy S III, Google, gsm, HP, HSPA+, ics, jb, jelly bean, LTE, microsd, Nexus, Nexus 4, prepaid, sprint, Straight Talk, T-Mobile, UMTS, Verizon, webos, WiMAX | 4 Responses
By PhoneNews.com Staff on November 22, 2012
Lowest price yet to go “4G” on T-Mobile’s network.
By Christopher Price on October 24, 2012
Walmart makes an old plan relevant, by turning a bad deal into a good niche offering.
Posted in EV-DO, Sprint, Virtual Operators (MVNOs), Wi-Fi | Tagged 4g, AT&T, clear, Clearwire, EV-DO, evdo, FreedomPop, gophone, internet on the go, MiFi, mifi 2200, mobile broadband, NetZero, novatel, portable hotspot, prepaid, sprint, sprint prepaid, Virgin Mobile, Virtual Operators (MVNOs), wal-mart, walmart, WiMAX | 4 Responses
By Humberto Saabedra on October 11, 2012
MetroPCS is set to roll out its cheapest monthly rate plan for LTE devices starting on Friday, with key exceptions to take note of if you’re a current customer. Read on for all of the details.
By Humberto Saabedra on September 7, 2012
Amazon announces a refreshed Kindle Fire lineup in the Kindle HD series, with added AT&T 4G LTE
By Christopher Price on August 23, 2012
Clearwire rolls out $25 CLEAR Spots to combat T-Mobile’s return to the uncapped-and-unthrottled 4G business.
By Christopher Price on July 25, 2012
Novatel’s latest MiFi is a mix of old and new. But, in a good way… we’ll explain. Nobody has tested this unit more than us.
Posted in CDMA2000, EV-DO, LTE, Navigation, Reviews, Verizon, Wi-Fi | Tagged 4510l, 4620l, 4g, Android, cdma, evdo, Google, gps, hotspot, http, jetpack, LTE, MiFi, mifi os, mimo, Navigation, nmea, novatel, Pantech, qualcomm, sim, smartphone, tether, tethering, uml290, unlimited data, usb551l, Verizon, Verizon Wireless, vzw | 16 Responses