05/25/2011, Remember how the whole world (or so it seemed at that time) waited with bated breath for news of a CDMA iPhone, which finally arrived on Verizon Wireless? Well, take a back seat and enjoy your cup of joe as we bring you back in time by divulging some information about the CDMA iPhone. It has a nickname – ACME, where Verizon engineers were supposedly working at it for half […]
04/07/2011, Verizon Wireless announced that they have sold more than a million CDMA iPhone 4 handsets during its first few weeks of hitting the market, according to research and measurement firm comScore. How did ComScore come about this figure? Well, they do go through monthly surveys of Americans’ wireless activities, and during their February survey which involved 10,300 phone owners, the Verizon iPhone 4 actually made quite an impact. There was […]
02/10/2011, Boy, it didn’t take too long, did it? The Verizon iPhone 4 is fresh out of the oven, and Apple has already decided to grace it with the iOS 4.2.6 update, where it will fix a bug to ensure Personal Hotspot data usage is accurately reported. Needless to say, some folks have already received their iPhone 4 from Verizon Wireless with iOS 4.2.6 pre-installed on it, so it remains to […]
02/07/2011, Before the Verizon CDMA iPhone was unveiled, folks were speculating if the carrier would be offering a CDMA + GSM iPhone. Now the folks over at iFixit have taken the latest iPhone apart and found that the phone includes a Qualcomm MDM6600 chip, which supports high-speed HSPA and CDMA frequencies and is the same chipset used in the Droid Pro world phone. This more or less means that the Verizon […]
01/26/2011, Are you planning to take the big jump over to Verizon Wireless just to take advantage of a CDMA iPhone 4? Well, assuming you don’t mind taking the plunge, you can also fork out another $20 monthly to use your iPhone 4 as a wireless hotspot – at least that is what Brenda Raney, executive director of corporate communications, mentioned. Good thing it isn’t more expensive than what Verizon smartphone […]
01/21/2011, With vacation blackout dates going around for the Apple Store, Verizon’s iPhone has now found a space on TV for an advert, making it the first time in the US that the iPhone will be available on a carrier other than AT&T. The ad puts the special date as the 10th of February 2011, which is within the vacation blackout that we discovered a little while ago. Are you going […]
01/21/2011, While the iPad 2 rumors have been grabbing the headlines recently, let’s not forget that many folks are still dreaming of getting hold of Verizon’s CDMA iPhone. Now word is going around that Apple has begun to send out mandatory vacation blackout notices to Apple Stores, barring managers and other employees from taking vacation days from February 5th to the 18th. Aside from the lack of vacation days, there will […]
01/17/2011, To get an idea on just how much of a push Verizon will make with their recently announced CDMA iPhone, Pegatron, one of the major manufacturers, is tipped to ship anywhere from 12 million to 15 million units of these puppies this year. Sounds like good news? Absolutely – considering the company needed this bit of boost to help it cover the recent loss of orders when it came to […]
01/12/2011, Now that the Verizon iPhone is already here, we know that Apple is capable of coming up with a CDMA version of the popular phone. Reports are now in that the CDMA iPhone units made by Foxconn will be destined for Verizon, but Apple’s other contractor – Pegatron, will be making a new version that is destined for carriers in China, Japan and South Korea. With Apple set to supply […]
01/12/2011, One of the major features of Verizon’s iPhone 4 is support for creating your own personal hotspots that supports up to five Wi-Fi devices to share the iPhone’s data connection. While there isn’t any official confirmation just yet, word is going around that Apple is planning to bring the same personal hotspot feature to GSM versions of the iPhone in the upcoming iOS 4.3 update.
01/11/2011, This would have been super news if the FCC published this 24-hours ago, and now after the Verizon iPhone has been unveiled, the FCC has given the green light for a CDMA/EVDO version of the iPhone 4, bearing the model number A1349. The external design of the Verizon iPhone is similar to AT&T’s version, though the internal components have been tweaked. As we already know, the Verizon iPhone only supports […]
01/11/2011, Seems like with the CDMA iPhone rumors finally put to rest (after so many years, we might add) the merry go round of the white iPhone 4 is surfacing again. It wasn’t too long after Verizon announced the CDMA iPhone 4 that folks noticed that there was a white iPhone 4 pictured on Verizon’s site, breathing life into the white iPhone 4 rumors again.
01/11/2011, The Holy Grail is here – the Verizon iPhone has arrived. Expect to see millions of people flock over to Verizon from AT&T, where they will gladly accept the CDMA (non-LTE) version of the iPhone 4 – from next month onwards, of course. How many of you will have your contracts up by the end of this month, and will make the switch? The phone has apparently been in testing […]
01/11/2011, Are folks getting too jumpy over everything related to Apple and Verizon in anticipation that a Verizon iPhone is arriving? Folks have noticed that when browsing through the Brand/OS section in Verizon’s smartphone list, you’ll notice entries for “Apple” and “Apple iOS” sitting right in front of you, though they’re faded out, so you won’t be able to select it. Of course, Verizon already offers the Wi-Fi iPad, so it […]