Tag Archives: 4G

T-Mobile Wants To Keep Smartphones Cheap

T-Mobile CEO Philipp Humm told the Wall Street Journal that T-Mobile plans to sell a number of Android devices for $100 or less. Explaining that not all customers want expensive, high end devices T-Mobile is looking to capture that demographic. “We are working with our vendors on this one to drive the price of smartphones down,” T-Mobile won’t be the only carrier hoping to attract new customers with cheaper handset offerings but T-Mobile … [read full article]

T-Mobile Question And Answer Session After CES 2011 Press Event

I believe I saved the best for last with this video from the end of the T-Mobile 2011 CES Press Event featuring from left to right, T-Mobile CEO Philip Humm, CTO Neville Ray and CMO Cole Brodman. These are amongst the three most important people in the T-Mobile USA organization so when they speak, we should listen. This video contains all kinds of fun stuff like…you know, you just better watch! P.S. One final sorry, I’m … [read full article]

T-Mobile Says No Way To Raised Prices For 4G Usage

While there was certainly a lot to look forward to coming out of the T-Mobile announcement in terms of data speeds, the most important point was that T-Mobile will not raise data plans for 4G usage.  T-Mobile said unequivocally that they don’t believe they need to charge a “premium or “toll” for 4G use.  This is great news, just great news as other carriers plan tiered pricing structures for use with their upcoming … [read full article]

Hands On With The Dell Streak 7

It’s hard to get a real “hands on” with a device at an event like CES when everyone around you is clamoring for the same shots you want.  Still, we spent a few minutes with the Dell Streak 7 and it is impressive.  I don’t often use the words “impressive” and “Dell” in the same sentence but right off the bat this thing is faaaaast!  The touch screen was responsive and Vibrant … [read full article]

T-Mobile To Double the Speed of America’s Largest 4G Network, Announces Dell Streak 7

Fresh from the T-Mobile announcement at CES, Magenta has officially announced its plans for 2011. T-Mobile states that it plans to launch at least 25 new 4G devices in 2011 (just as we expected), beginning with its first 4G tablet, the Dell Steak 7. T-Mobile plans to launch several smartphones with HSPA+ 21 Mbps compatible in the first half, and HSPA+ 42 Mbps compatible smartphones in the second half of 2011. The Dell Streak 7 which will … [read full article]

A Little More On The G-Slate…

So what else would you like to see on the new G-Slate Tablet? If your answer was either “Maps”, “YouTube”, or “Video Chat” then we’ve got your coverage right here (don’t expect any sound though as these videos are completely devoid of it). Nothing too terribly in-depth has surfaced at the moment, just some first look videos by T-Mobile to tease some of the basic functionality that the tablet will … [read full article]

Motorola CLIQ 2 Takes A Photo Shoot

Now that the Motorola CLIQ 2 is officially official, here are some exclusive images of the handset. Just to recap, the Motorola CLIQ 2 will be released January 19th and features, 4G capability, a 1 Ghz processor, 5 Megapixel camera (with multi-shot mode and face detection),  Adobe Flash 10.1, a 3.7-inch capacitive touch screen (with slide-out keyboard), and MOTOBLUR 2.0. Check out the images below and be sure to hit the jump … [read full article]

Happy New Years TmoNews Fans!! Welcome 2011!

What a year this has been for our beloved Magenta with ups and downs and quite a bit in between. We’ve seen quarterly subscriber numbers that we hope to improve, the launch of 4G, the meteoric growth of Android, and the addition of Carly and iPhone rumors galore. What will happen with T-Mobile and Sprint is a question we’ve seen asked far to many times this year. The G2, myTouch4G, HD7, Nexus One … [read full article]