Verizon is now offering a new device for its customers that’s going to be a good option for those who require a mobile phone but have no use for a smartphone phone. It’s called the LG Exalt LTE and it’s an LTE-only flip phone. That’s right, the handset only connects to Verizon’s 4G LTE network which means that there’s no 3G network option for phone calls.
Big Red may boast about having the biggest LTE network in the country but its voice calls are still routed through the old 3G network. As the carrier works on expanding voice over LTE its ultimate goal is to have LTE-only calling phones on the network. Verizon expects the first such devices to hit the network by 2016, this was revealed by Fran Shammo, the chief financial officer at Verizon, […]
They say that good things come to those who wait, but what about us who have run thin of our patience? I suppose those of you who rejoiced in March this year when the Verizon ALLSET plans were announced were (unpleasantly) surprised to find that it did not come with 4G LTE support. Well, it is nice to hear that Verizon Wireless has started to enable this very 4G LTE […]
US Cellular today launched a new 4G router for consumers and small business owners, offering them 4G LTE connectivity. This router would be perfect for customers who aren’t serviced by DSL or cable providers, or simply customers who just don’t want their connection to be limited to one location. One can use the router at home or at the office by simply taking it along with them.Bear in mind though […]
AT&T subscribers who travel across the pond frequently and feel the need to be connected to 4G LTE rejoice, U.S.A’s second largest carrier has struck a deal with UK’s EE through which its subscribers will be able to roam 4G LTE. This is the second international destination where AT&T subscribers can now roam on the fastest mobile data networks, the first deal was struck a couple of weeks back with […]
AT&T today earned some serious bragging rights, it has teamed up with Rogers of Canada to become the first major U.S. carrier to offer international 4G LTE data roaming. AT&T subscribers that find themselves in Canada will now be able to enjoy data roaming on 4G LTE speeds. Data will obviously run through Rogers’ LTE network in the country, which AT&T describers as being the fastest in Canada. The company claims […]
T-Mobile has released a new OTA update for Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 which enables LTE on this tablet, T-Mobile subscribers with this tablet will now be able to connect to its 4G LTE network.
T-Mobile announced today that its 4G LTE network now covers some 116 cities and over 157 million people in the United States.
China Mobile, with equipment provided by Huawei, now offers 4G LTE services at a base camp at the top of Mount Everest.
Aio wireless prepaid brand announced today that it is adding LTE support. It hasn't been long since AT&T brought over LTE and HSPA+ support for the GoPhone brand, now Aio wireless gets it.
T-Mobile has announced that it is cutting prices on a variety of 4G LTE capable handsets. Among those who have seen a reduction in prices, Samsung's latest Android flagship smartphone Galaxy S4 has made the list as well.
At CTIA 2013, NVIDIA is demonstrating its 4G LTE modem capability of the Tegra 4i processor with integrated modem and the i500 stand-alone modem. You may recall that NVIDIA did a similar demonstration at Mobile World Congress when they showed a CAT3 100Mbps LTE link , but this time, the chip-maker has pushed the envelope by connecting their modems to a CAT4 150Mbps LTE link.
We’re sure many of you are pleased with your 4G and 4G LTE connections on your mobile devices, but even though those speeds are good enough for you to upload videos to YouTube and images to Instagram on a regular basis, we can’t help but look at the future of mobile data speeds. Samsung has announced it has taken the first step into providing what seems to be “next” for […]
Last month T-Mobile announced its Uncarrier plans, the announcement led to Verizon subscribers urging their carrier to drop wireless contracts as well. However T-Mobile is now being heavily criticized by Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson, who ordered T-Mobile to amend its “deceptive advertising that promised consumers no annual contracts.” Despite the fact that T-Mobile’s Uncarrier plans are no longer tied with cell service contracts or smartphone subsidies, it is […]