Articles about HSPA+ (page 2)

HTC Ruby to be renamed Amaze 4G?
Remember the HTC Ruby that had its specs and pictures leaked recently? Well, more details about the phone have surfaced, and it turns out that the Ruby is going to be the new flagship device of T-Mobile, and it will be renamed to HTC Amaze 4G. Judging by the phone’s powerful specs, I guess it deserves the title.The HTC Ruby/Amaze 4G will pack a 1.5GHz dual-core processor, a 4.3″ qHD […]

T-Mobile expands its 42Mbps HSPA+ network
Great news for folks looking forward to use their smartphones on T-Mobile’s upgraded HSPA+ network. The carrier has just announced 47 additional cities will now be able to experience data downloads at up to 42Mbps. Accessible by its selection of 4G smartphones (Galaxy S 4G,  T-Mobile myTouch 4G, T-Mobile G2,  T-Mobile Sidekick 4G, T-Mobile G2x, HTC Sensation 4G and the upcoming BlackBerry Bold 9900) and the Rocket 3.0 USB modem, […]

Walmart selling the HTC Sensation 4G early
Good news for those of you who can’t wait to get your hands on the HTC Sensation 4G. It has been tipped off by some readers at TmoNews that Walmart has already started to sell the Android superphone, before the official release date of the phone. It’s uncertain if all Walmarts nationwide are pushing out the device for sale, but quite a number of purchases have already been made. Folks […]

HTC Sensation 4G arriving on T-Mobile this month
T-Mobile sure is stepping up its game despite reports of AT&T interested in acquiring the carrier – it looks like it still has a lot of life left in it. T-Mobile has just announced the launch of a new super phone on its network, this time it’s the HTC Sensation 4G (or better known as the HTC Pyramid when it was just a rumor).The HTC Sensation 4G will be T-Mobile’s […]


Samsung "Hawk" – Exhibit 4G arriving on T-Mobile
Along with the leaked screenshot of the HTC Sensation and Samsung Gravity Touch, T-Mobile has got another phone up its sleeves that it’ll be launching on June 8 as well. Called the Exhibit 4G, this Android phone will feature a HSPA+ connection (hence the 4G in its name), 1GHz Hummingbird Processor, 3megapixel rear camera, and a VGA front facing camera.Judging from the phone’s dealer price it looks like it’s headed […]

Samsung Infuse 4G: the nation's thinnest smartphone to arrive on AT&T
The Samsung Infuse 4G that was unveiled earlier this year at CES 2011 has been officially announced today. Measuring only 8.99mm at its thinnest point, it’s the thinnest phone available in the country – at least until the 8.7mm Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc arrives on our shores.But even though the phone cuts down in bulk, it isn’t cutting any corners when it comes to features. The phone will feature a […]

AT&T Inspire 4G HSUPA update rolling out
It was just yesterday that we announced the XDA-developers came up with their own fix to enable the HSUPA on the AT&T Motorola Atrix 4G. Well it appears that AT&T isn’t too comfortable with folks taking things into their own hands. From out of nowhere they’ve decided to start rolling out their own update upon us today.In case you weren’t aware, the 4G phones (Inspire 4G and Atrix 4G) have […]

Motorola Atrix 4G receives unofficial upload speed boost
Remember the whole controversy about AT&T capping upload speeds on their 4G phones? Well, AT&T mentioned that they were testing and preparing the network before releasing the update to 4G phone users on their network. It’s been awhile now and we’ve still yet to hear about the fix from AT&T, and despite the fix that is supposed to be on the way, the folks over at XDA-developers didn’t sit around […]

T-Mobile Sidekick 4G will have limited supplies at launch
The highly popular phone that makes a comeback on T-Mobile this month might be limited in quantity when it goes on sale. According to reports, Samsung’s Android 4G social phone, the Sidekick 4G will be limited in supply for the first week or two after launch due to a high customer demand and initial manufacturing limitations. The good news is that the shortage won’t last for long. So if you’ve […]

T-Mobile available in 10 more markets
T-Mobile has just announced that they’ve just added 10 more markets that now have access to their 4G HSPA+ network. Touted as the nation’s largest 4G network, T-Mobile’s 4G service now encompasses 167 markets and more than 200 million people nationwide. The new 4G markets are: Ames, Iowa; Anderson, Indiana; Battle Creek, Benton Harbor and Jackson, Michigan; Fort Collins-Loveland, Colorado; Lawrence and Manhattan, Kansas; Springfield, Illinois and Wichita Falls, Texas. […]

AT&T confirms that 4G upload speeds are slow due to testing
Not too long ago, we reported about AT&T throttling the upload speeds of their 4G devices. Some investigation has been done, and AT&T has come clean about the situation. Apparently the carrier wasn’t “throttling” the upload speeds of their 4G devices, but they just haven’t enabled the HSUPA (the feature that allows users to upload at 4G speeds) capabilities of their 4G phones yet. AT&T has issued a statement saying […]

T-Mobile to release LG Optimus 2X as G2X?
According to speculations online, the LG Optimus 2X will be making its way over to this side of the world – and will be sold by carrier, T-Mobile and will be rebranded as the G2X. And that’s not the biggest part of the news. Apparently T-Mobile has managed to convince LG to release the device as a “G” phone. Just in case you were wondering, T-Mobile’s “G” phones have always […]

T-Mobile HSPA+ available in 5 new markets
Great news for folks looking to hop onto T-Mobile’s HSPA+ network – T-Mobile has just announced the addition of 5 new markets to join “America’s Largest 4G Network”. The 5 new locations that can now access their 21Mbps network are: Des Moines, Iowa; Gainesville and Panama City, Florida; Monterey, California; and Savannah, Georgia. So if you’re living in one of those locations, you can now enjoy the full potential of […]

AT&T throttling the Inspire 4G?
In today’s uninspiring news, it has been recently discovered that AT&T have been disabling 4G upload speeds on their latest Android phone, the HTC Inspire 4G. Whether this was done intentionally or not it’s yet to be known. Apparently HSUPA, a feature of the Qualcomm chip that powers the phone has been disabled on the phone itself, thus negating users’ ability to upload at 4G speeds. However, all hope is […]

T-Mobile and LG unveil the G-Slate
T-Moble and LG have unveiled their very first Android tablet today – the G-Slate. Powered by Android 3.0 (Honeycomb), this tablet packs a dual-core Tegra 2 processor, an 8.9″ display, 32GB of internal storage, a stereoscopic camera that is capable of 1080p 3D capture, a 5 megapixel camera with LED flash for taking photos, and a front-facing camera for video calls. It supports 720p HD on-device playback and HDMI output […]

T-Mobile officially announces the Samsung Galaxy S 4G
The 4G Samsung Galaxy S phone that was rumored to hit T-Mobile isn’t exactly news, but we now have an official announcement from T-Mobile and Samsung about the phone’s release date. In case you’re not up to speed, the Galaxy S 4G is an Android phone that will pack specs similar to the T-Mobile Vibrant – a 1GHz processor, a 4″ Super AMOLED screen, 16GB of internal memory, a 5 megapixel […]

T-Mobile trumpets fastest data performance in top 100 US markets
Just earlier today, the ITU did allow LTE, WiMax and HSPA+ or any evolved 3G technology to be known as 4G. This certainly works well in T-Mobile’s favor who is doing all their best to push its HSPA+ network, making it America’s largest 4G network on paper. According to T-Mobile, they aren’t going to stop there, as an independent third-party recently claimed that T-Mobile is in possession of the fastest […]

T-Mobile HSPA+ now officially 4G, according to ITU
T-Mobile was always having a little trouble promoting its HSPA+ network as a 4G network, often having to tout it as “4G” with the quotation marks. While Sprint and Verizon were busy promoting their WiMAX and LTE networks as 4G technologies, T-Mobile was always questioned if its HSPA+ network was a true 4G network. The good news for the carrier is that the ITU has since recognized that HSPA+ will […]

T-Mobile to out largest 4G network in the US in November 2010
Mark November on your calendar boys and girls, if you’re someone who wants nothing but the superlatives in life. T-Mobile is working hard to make available the largest 4G network Stateside from next month onwards, branding their HSPA+ network as 4G. We don’t really care what do you call it, as long as the speed is fast enough to qualify as a next generation version of wireless communications. For those […]

AT&T Introduces Its First LTE And HSPA+ LaptopConnect Devices
AT&T has just introduced the USBConnect Shockwave and Adrenaline, both USB modems will be able to operate on the carrier’s HSPA mobile broadband network, and the Adrenaline will be the carrier’s first LTE-upgradeable device while the Shockwave is the carrier’s first HSPA+ device.The AT&T USBConnect Adrenaline from LG will be able to receive a software upgrade in the future to take advantage of the upcoming LTE network, offering faster data […]