Posts Tagged ‘ hspa+ ’

JD Power: Verizon Leads in Customer Care for 4th Period

February 8, 2013

Verizon Wireless remains king of customer care, according to J.D. Power and Associates. It’s the fourth consecutive time Verizon has claimed top honors in the bi-annual wireless customer care full-service performance study. The 2013 volume 1 survey results are based on responses from 7,332 wireless subscribers from July through December 2012. Verizon scored 766...
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Verizon Wireless Winner, AT&T Loser in Consumer Reports 2012 Customer Satisfaction Survey

November 29, 2012

Verizon Wireless took top honors among major carriers in Consumer Reports’ 2012 wireless subscriber survey, which is based on participation from over 63,000 readers. Sprint and T-Mobile were next in line, respectively, while AT&T, the second largest carrier in the nation, finished last of the big four. It’s important to note, however, that AT&T...
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Google Nexus 7 32GB WiFi Android Tablet Now Available for $249, HSPA+ Model Coming November 13 for $299

October 29, 2012

Today’s product announcements from Google included two new devices, the LG Nexus 4 smartphone and Samsung Nexus 10 tablet; however, two variants of the previously released Nexus 7 tablet were also launched. The Asus-branded Nexus 7 32GB WiFi model is now available to purchase for $249 on the Google Play Store. The 8GB model,...
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T-Mobile ‘Come Out of the Dark’ TV Commercial (Video)

September 6, 2012

Verizon may be flaunting its 4G LTE network dominance in a recent ad, but T-Mobile thinks the introduction of its Unlimited Nationwide “4G” Data plan is enough to keep customers from jumping ship. T-Mobile’s new “Come Out of the Dark” TV commercial promotes no caps, no overages and no limits on a Nationwide 4G...
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Asus to Launch Google Nexus 7 Tablet with 3G in October?

September 3, 2012

The Google Nexus 7 tablet will soon be available in a 3G model, according to Paul O’Brien of MoDaCo. Asus is currently preparing the device for launch and it’s expected to be released in “around 6 weeks” (mid-October). Aside from the additional form of connectivity, the Nexus 7 3G will feature the same hardware...
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J.D. Power & Associates: Verizon Wireless Ranks Highest in 2012 Wireless Network Quality Performance Study

August 23, 2012

According to the J.D. Power and Associates 2012 U.S. Wireless Network Quality Performance Study (Volume 2), which is based on responses from 26,695 customers between January and June, Verizon Wireless currently ranks highest in five out of six geographic regions. Verizon leads the pack in the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Southeast, Southwest and West regions. U.S....
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T-Mobile to Add Unlimited 4G Data Option on September 5

August 22, 2012

T-Mobile USA will be adding unlimited nationwide 4G data to its arsenal on September 5. No data caps, speed limits or bill shock – that’s how Magenta seems to be marketing the new unlimited 4G add-on in its official press release, which can be viewed below. Current subscribers can upgrade their existing service by...
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AT&T 4G LTE Network Goes Live in Miami, Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach and Worcester

July 26, 2012

AT&T has flipped the 4G LTE switch in various cities in Florida and Massachusetts, as well as expanded coverage in greater Baltimore and Washington, D.C. areas. See exact locations in the lists below. Additional Markets: - Miami, Florida - Fort Lauderdale, Florida - West Palm Beach, Florida - Worcester, Massachusetts Expanded Markets: - MetroWest,...
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HTC One X+ Heading to T-Mobile, Possibly with Tegra 3+

July 25, 2012

The mystery T-Mobile handset previously known as the HTC Era 42 has now been identified as the HTC One X+. The “plus” attached to the One X moniker suggests the T-Mobile version of the popular Android smartphone will offer a bit more than the original found overseas and on AT&T. That could mean it’s...
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Google Rolls Out Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Update to Samsung Galaxy Nexus HSPA+ Smartphones

July 10, 2012

Fantastic news just emerged for owners of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus HSPA+. Google has started rolling out the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for the device. The upgrade, which updates the smartphone from Ice Cream Sandwich to Jelly Bean, delivers new features to the Galaxy Nexus, like expandable/actionable notifications, re-sizable widgets, a smarter keyboard,...
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Samsung Galaxy S III Available to Pre-Order from Amazon

May 21, 2012

The unlocked Samsung Galaxy S III GT-i9300, which supports AT&T’s HSPA+ network, is now available to pre-order from Those in the US can pick one up in either Pebble Blue or Marble White for a whopping $799.99. The blue variant is scheduled to ship starting May 29th, while the white version is set...
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Unlocked Galaxy Nexus Aavailable on Google Play for $399

April 24, 2012

The unlocked Samsung Galaxy nexus is now available for a decently priced $399 on the Google Play Store. That means you will be purchasing directly from Google for compatibility with over 200 GSM/HSPA+ carriers worldwide, including AT&T and T-Mobile. The price is also free from any contracts, in case you were wondering. Unfortunately, it...
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AT&T launches 4G LTE network in 11 more markets

January 5, 2012

AT&T has launched their 4G LTE network in 11 more markets, including the New York City metro area, Austin, Chapel Hill, Los Angeles, Oakland, Orlando, Phoenix, Raleigh, San Diego, San Francisco and San Jose. That brings their total LTE market count to 26, which covers 74 million consumers. That’s certainly a great way to...
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Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 LTE hitting AT&T on November 20

November 14, 2011

The Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 with 4G LTE connectivity will be available on AT&T starting November 20th for $479.99 with a two-year agreement. The 8.6mm thin Galaxy Tab 8.9 features a 1.5GHz dual-core Snapdragon processor, 8.9-inch display, 1GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage, 3.2 megapixel rear camera, 2 megapixel front-facing camera, 4G LTE...
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T-Mobile announces Huawei SpringBoard and Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Android Honeycomb 4G tablets

October 10, 2011

Along with the availability of the HTC Amaze 4G and Samsung Galaxy S II smartphones, T-Mobile also made a couple tablet announcements today. The fourth largest wireless carrier in the nation announced the 4G HSPA+ capable Huawei SpringBoard and Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 (check out our unboxing) Android Honeycomb tablets. The SpringBoard comes adorned...
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