BlackBerry Porsche Design P'9531 is CDMA version of P9981
There is a leaked roadmap somewhere out there that holds information concerning a CDMA version of the P9981, where it goes around with the moniker BlackBerry Porsche Design P’9531. This unique device will feature a 1.2GHz processor as well as an 8GB internal memory that can be further expanded to 32GB, making this exactly the same as that of the Porsche Design P’9981’s innards. Needless to say, those who own […]
AT&T customers remain loyal despite competition
AT&T enjoyed exclusivity with the iPhone for three generations worth, and now it looks like out of the four major carriers, only one carrier (T-Mobile) does not carry the iPhone. If I was AT&T, I would be worried about my customers running off to a competing carrier who may offer better rates and plans, but apparently that’s not the case with AT&T, who reports that customers remain loyal to the […]
iPhone 4S antenna leak suggests CDMA and GSM capabilities
It seems that 9to5 Mac received in their inbox what appears to be a stack of iPhone 4 antennas, with the middle antenna claiming to be the iPhone 4S/5. The top casing belongs to the GSM version of the iPhone 4 thanks to the microSIM card slot. Interestingly the same SIM card slot can be found in the purported iPhone 4S’s antenna.
Samsung DROID Prime spotted at Bluetooth SIG page
As most of you should be familiar by now, Verizon has opted not to carry the Samsung Galaxy S II unlike the three other major carriers. Instead it appears that they will be bringing in what is known as the Samsung DROID Prime, a device that was meant to be compete against the iPhone 5, Apple’s next-generation handset that has a rumored October release.
iPhone 5 to be a world phone? (Rumors)
When the iPhone was first launched, AT&T enjoyed the privilege of being the only carrier that carried Apple’s brand new handset. Several generations later, the privilege extended to Verizon who introduced the rest of America to a CDMA version of the iPhone 4. The trouble with different versions of the iPhone meant that users who were not on AT&T or Verizon would not be able to enjoy them, or users […]
Will T-Mobile soon be carrying the iPhone?
When the iPhone first came out, AT&T were the only carrier that offered the handsets, and thanks to an exclusive deal, they went on to be the only carrier sporting the device for the next couple of years. Verizon finally got in on the action with a CDMA version of the iPhone 4 this year, and there have been rumors that Sprint may be in the process of testing the […]
Verizon iPhones receives iOS 4.2.7 untethered jailbreak
Great news for users who own CDMA-flavored iPhone 4 devices on Big Read instead of GSM versions on AT&T – if you’ve been bothered by your tethered jailbreak for iOS 4.2.6, you now have the option to shed those chains thanks to iH8sn0w. He’s come up with a jailbreak for Verizon iPhones running on iOS 4.2.7, and the best part is – it’s untethered. This means you’ll be able to […]
Samsung Nexus 4G arriving on May 8
After what seemed like forever, the Samsung Nexus S 4G is finally making its way to Sprint’s retail outlets. The 4G stock Google phone will finally go on sale May 8. Those of you who’ve already preordered the phone should expect a tasty little package to arrive on your doorstep in about 2 week’s time.When the Nexus S went on sale in December last year, one of the issues we […]
HTC Merge official press shots leaked
The HTC Merge might be finally released soon. After being officially announced in February, the device surfaced again to pay a visit to the FCC last month, and now it’s being leaked again in official press shots. Though this time around – the phone has been branded with Verizon’s logo. Unsurprising since Verizon’s already got a CDMA world phone and the whole reddish color scheme of the Merge goes very […]
Sprint to release the first CDMA Windows Phone 7 device
Over the past few days, the Sprint Twitter account has been dropping hints about a new phone that will be making an appearance on their network and they will be announcing it this Thursday, February 24. Judging from the hints dropped in their tweets, the phone will feature hubs for gaming, pictures, music, and video. Now since we know that the Android, webOS and iOS don’t make use of “hubs”, […]
Nokia might venture into CDMA phones with Verizon
We do know that Nokia has decided to team up with Microsoft and their Windows Phone 7 platform, incurring the wrath of their engineers (who mostly deal with the Symbian platform), and the Finnish company has certainly not lost any time in making sure that they will be establishing their presence among various carriers in the US once again. Word has it that Nokia has already been talking to Verizon […]
Verizon iPhone to be available around the end of January?
The Wall Street Journal has reported some very interesting news. Apparently according to a source familiar with the matter, Verizon will be releasing the iPhone around the end of the month. Big Red has invited reporters to a press event next Tuesday, and that is where they are expected to announce the big news. Because of Apple’s track record of releasing phones between two and four weeks after they announce […]
Apple Hiring Staff Who Have Experience With CDMA Technology
Is this job posting from Apple a hint that the fruity company is really gearing up to release a CDMA iPhone for Verizon? The listing calls for a full-time Cellular Systems Performance Engineer who is familiar with cellular technologies such as GSM, GPRS, EDGE, WCDMA, HSDPA, HSUPA and CDMA. The technology that we’re focusing on here is CDMA, of course. With 2011 just around the corner, could we be slowly […]
CDMA iPhone Hits AP Field Test Stage, iPhone 5 At EVT Testing Stage
Some juicy rumors regarding upcoming iPhones have surfaced, and they include the iPhone 5 and possibly a CDMA iPhone. For starters, it’s been said that the iPhone model 3,2 has hit the AP testing stage, which is the last stage before retail release, complete with the final hardware and final software. It’s expected to be a Verizon CDMA phone, but the leak mentions that it contains a SIM card slot, […]
Sprint BlackBerry 9330 Mentioned In RIM Support Document
RIM has accidentally let slip confirmation of the upcoming CDMA version of the BlackBerry Curve 3G for Sprint via a support page (that has since been removed). Before it was pulled, the page mentioned that there was an issue with the BlackBerry Curve 9330 on Sprint which caused the App World and most preloaded games to magically be removed without user action. Aside from the support issue, nothing else was […]
Expert: CDMA iPhone 4 Will Sport The Same Antenna Design
Rumors of a Verizon CDMA iPhone have been going around for a long time now, and an expert claims that if a CDMA iPhone were to surface, Apple would pretty much leave the antenna design as it is. Some folks have speculated that Apple might want to take advantage of this period to rethink the iPhone’s antenna design, and perhaps even hide the antenna again. Others speculate that Apple might […]
BlackBerry OS 6.0 on CDMA networks could be delayed till 2011
If you’re on a CDMA network and hope to see BlackBerry OS 6.0 make an appearance, you will have to wait until next year at the very least. It seems that Kaufman Bros. analyst Shaw Wu has poitned out that said OS is currently in the “beta testing” phase, where it ought to ship with its first GSM device (most folks speculate that it is the BlackBerry 9800) before September […]
Nokia 6702 Slide And Nokia 1706 Headed To China
Folks over in China who are looking out for a new phone should take note that Nokia will be offering two new CDMA phones over there, namely the Nokia 6702 Slide and the Nokia 1706 candybar phone. The former will sport a 5-megapixel camera with Carl Zeiss optics, dual-LED flash, 2.6-inch 240 x 320 pixel display, Bluetooth and support for Java MIDP 2.0 applications. Technical details of the Nokia 1706 […]
Edgy Huawei C8600 Android smartphone arrives in China
What makes the Huawei C8600 smartphone so special? For starters, this is one of the first few smartphones in China that runs on the latest version of the Android operating system, which is Android 2.1 (aka Eclair), where it will be equipped with a 3.5″ capacitive touchscreen display with multi-touch support, a 1500mAh battery to help you get through the day without recharging and a customized home screen interface which […]
Just 20K Nexus Ones Sold?
Some analysts are suggesting that Google might have sold “just” 20,000 Nexus One phones this week, since the phone became available. Despite all the buzz that led up to the phone, it seems that the phone has only sold about a tenth of the Motorola Droid’s number, and of course, much less than the 1 million iPhone 3GS units sold during its launch. Speculation is going around that this is […]