Archive for category LTE

T-Mobile’s first 600MHz LTE network is now live, compatible phones coming soon

After spending $8 billion on a new low-band spectrum to improve its wireless network back in April, T-Mobile this week announced the first 600MHz LTE network is now live in Cheyenne, Wyoming. The new network, which uses Nokia equipment promises to offer better coverage in rural areas and inside buildings and less data congestion compared […]

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Samsung Gear S3 Classic with LTE landing at AT&T on May 26

A few months back Samsung unveiled a LTE equipped version of its Gear S3 Classic smartwatch in South Korea. The product was said to also launch on the US market via three major carriers including Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile. Now AT&T just confirmed it will start selling the LTE-equipped variant of the Gear S3 smartwatch […]

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Cheap Alcatel A30 tablet with Android 7.0 available at T-Mobile tomorrow

T-Mobile just announced the new Alcatel A30 tablet will become available for purchase online or from participating T-Mobile brick and mortar stores across the country starting tomorrow. The new slate arrives just as a new IDC report has revealed that the worldwide tablet market has continued to shrink for the tenth consecutive quarter. People aren’t […]

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Verizon’s Wear24 smartwatch goes on sale sans NFC

Fancy an Android Wear 2.0 smartwatch? Starting today, you will be able to grab Verizon’s exclusive Wear24 intelligent timepiece for $349 outright or $299 with the customary two-year contract. The Wear24 seems like a pretty decent smartwatch with its circular 1.39-inch AMOLED display with 400 x 400 resolution and 290 ppi, as well as a […]

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Sprint’s free Magic Box can boost data speeds inside homes and businesses

America’s fourth largest carrier, Sprint today introduced the Magic Box, a plug-and-play signal booster designed to improve LTE coverage inside home and business. The device’s purpose is to amplify nearby cell towers, thus increasing both uploads and downloads speeds with an average of 200%. Sprint says the Magic Box can cover around 30,000 square feet […]

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Acer’s Holo 360 is an odd Android camera that can place calls

When you hear the name Acer your mind naturally conjures up images of cheap notebooks and monitors, but certainly not cameras. But this might soon change. The Taiwanese device maker which recently hosted an event in New York put on display a pretty bizarre object – it’s called the Holo 360 and yes, it’s a […]

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T-Mobile’s discreet 20% off T-Mobile One promo ends March 31

T-Mobile has been hosting a low-key promotion for users who are willing to port their number from another carrier. Interested parties need to use a code that can be employed to get 20% off on as many as 12 lines It’s an interesting promotion, but T-Mobile hasn’t heavily advertised it. That’s probably because getting the […]

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Qualcomm’s new chipset bestows LTE on feature phones

Qualcomm has built a reputation for releasing high quality chipsets for mobile devices. The company’s Snapdragon 835 is expected to power some of this year’s best phones including the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Google Pixel 2. However, the chip maker does cater to the middle-to-lower end market as well, with chipsets such as the Snapdragon […]

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T-Mobile upgrades LTE data cap to 30GB

Most major carriers in the US offer an Unlimited plan option. But “unlimited” in carrier language actually spells limited with carrier implementing thresholds, which when being reached translate into de-prioritization of your device. In case you are not aware, Verizon’s Unlimited plan caps out at 22GB just like AT&T’s, while Sprint’s is a bit more […]

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ZTE Quartz smartwatch with Android Wear 2.0 coming soon

According to the rumor mill, later today we expect LG to launch two new Android Wear 2.0 smartwatches in the form of the LG Watch Sport and LG Watch Style. But if for some reason you don’t like LG, the good news is that we’re probably going to see plenty of Android Wear 2.0 watches […]

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