Verizon hits 500 LTE markets; VoLTE-compatible phones due 2014

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Verizon announced this week that the carrier now has 500 markets across the United States which offer 4G LTE speeds.  Parkersburg, W.Va., became the lucky city to see the monumental mark and will play host to a number of related activities from Verizon over the coming days. After getting ...

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Verizon officially unveiled the Casio G’zOne Commando 4G LTE

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Back in 2011, Verizon and Casio officially introduced the G’zOne Commando, a rugged Android powered smartphone. Now after 2 years, Verizon and Casio are back again and this time, it’s known as the Casio G’zOne Commando 4G LTE. Yes, it comes with Verizon’s blazing fast ...

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Samsung Galaxy S4 Advanced to launch in international markets

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The handset will feature support for faster 4G LTE-Advanced networks.

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AT&T announces Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 for ‘coming weeks’

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AT&T announced on Wednesday that the Android-powered Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 will soon join the carrier’s ranks. Without providing any pricing or firm availability, AT&T only promises the 4G LTE connected tablet for “the coming weeks”. As a refresher, the Samsung ...

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Pantech Perception comes to Verizon on April 25

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Verizon today announced its next Android smartphone, the low-cost Pantech Perception, arrives in late April. Priced at $99.99 with a two-year service agreement and $50 mail-in rebate, the phone runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and comes with specs that closely resemble last year’s top ...

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Sprint adds 21 markets to 4G LTE footprint

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Sprint today announced the expansion of its 4G LTE network, listing 21 new markets with faster data connectivity. Spread over a handful of states, these new cities bring Sprint’s coverage to a total of 88 markets with more to come. Sprint is pushing forward with the 4G LTE network, and ...

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T-Mobile ‘UNcarrier’ era begins with groundbreaking changes

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T-Mobile today officially kicked off the new UNcarrier era with a number of groundbreaking changes. Not only has the carrier done away with contracts and long-term obligations, they have also announced the first seven markets for its 4G LTE network. What’s more, T-Mobile has outlined ...

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MetroPCS now offering Huawei Premia 4G

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Huawei and MetroPCS have today announced the Huawei Premia 4G, a $150 Android 4.0 experience. While it might gets knocks for running an older version of Android, the price point and no-contract availability should be enough to sway new smartphone buyers. Hardware details include a 4.0-inch ...

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FCC approves T-Mobile and MetroPCS deal

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T-Mobile today announced that the FCC has officially given the go ahead on the proposed T-Mobile and MetroPCS merger. Initially announced in October 2012, the two carriers are hoping to join and offer shared spectrum portfolios, and roll out a better 4G LTE experience “We are pleased with the ...

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Verizon announces Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 availability for March 7

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Verizon and Samsung today announced that the 10.1-inch Galaxy Note 10.1 will be available starting March 7. Priced at $599.99 it definitely doesn’t come cheap for the 4G LTE ready device. Powered Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, the key specs include 2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage, up to external ...

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Sprint calls on $49.99 Sprint Force as latest 4G LTE handset

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Sprint today announced its latest smartphone, the Android 4.0 Ice Cream powered Sprint Force, is now available online and at retail locations around the country. Priced at $49.99 (after a $50 mail-in rebate) with a two-year service agreement, the handset features a 1.5 GHz dual-core processor, ...

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U.S. Cellular adds Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 to 4G LTE line-up

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U.S. Cellular announced the addition of the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 to their 4G LTE line-up this morning. The Galaxy Note was previously offered only as a wireless option to customers, but it now joins U.S. Cellular’s already strong group of 4G LTE devices including the Samsung Galaxy S III, ...

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Boost Mobile announces HTC One SV and Boost Force

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Boost Mobile today announced a pair of Android smartphones with 4G LTE connectivity, the HTC One SV and Boost Force. Both will available starting from March 7 and will cost  $299.99 and $199.99, respectively. Both Android-powered smartphones pair the speed of 4G LTE with the value of Boost ...

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Virgin Mobile dials up Samsung Galaxy Victory 4G LTE

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Virgin Mobile today announced its first 4G LTE smartphone is now available. Priced at $299.99, the Samsung Galaxy Victory 4G LTE can be purchases online at virginmobileusa.com. Details include a dual-core 1.2GHz processor, 4-inch display, 5-megapixel rear camera, 1.3-megapixel front-facing ...

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T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy SIII 4G LTE release date leaked?

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Back in December, we heard that Samsung is working on 4G LTE version of the Samsung Galaxy S III, codenamed as the SGH-T999L. After that, things got pretty quiet for the Samsung and T-Mobile collabroration. Today, though, TmoNews released a screenshot telling us that the SGH-T999L is alive and ...

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