Tag Archives: 4G

Which Carrier Has The Nations Largest FourGee Network?

AT&T has launched a new battle in the “4G” marketing wars with their very own claim that they have the nations largest 4G network. AT&T’s argument works to combine their new LTE presence with their HSPA+ network to support the size of their 4G network. AT&T’s marketing efforts began this Sunday and it’s in contrast to both Verizon and T-Mobile also arguing they have the nations largest 4G networks. It’s a little laughable … [read full article]

T-Mobile Announces The Galaxy S Blaze 4G, Expands HSPA+ Network To 12 More Cities

T-Mobile is announcing at CES the addition of its next 4G smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G, their third HSPA+ 42Mbps capable smartphone. The Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G will feature a Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 processor running a 1.5GHz dual-core CPU, Super AMOLED display. The Galaxy S Blaze 4G is expected to be available sometime later this year, like most every phone announced at CES. Additional details will follow closer to availability, … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s Chief Executive On The Record With The New York Times

T-Mobile’s Chief Executive Officer is on the hot-seat for the folks at the New York Times answering some hard hitting questions about AT&T, T-Mobile USA and the future. T-Mobile CEO Philip Humm insists that T-Mobile will keep the value plans that exchange a lower monthly fee for selling you an unsubsidized device. While many of you have yet to see the benefit of this type of rate plan, given … [read full article]

T-Mobile Follows Up On January Promise, Launches 25 4G Devices In 2011

T-Mobile announced just a short while ago the completion of a mission promised all the way back on January 6th, 2011 at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. During the T-Mobile keynote, CEO Philip Humm announced that T-Mobile would launch 25 HSPA+ devices in 2011 and they’ve done exactly that. Furthermore, T-Mobile promised at least some of those devices would run on the 42Mbps HSPA+ network and they’ve achieved that with … [read full article]

Editorial: Why T-Mobile Should And Will Deploy LTE (The Technical Edition)

In the comments of the article about the analyst positing $9 billion for LTE deployment, many people were puzzled on why everyone is so focused on T-Mobile needing to deploy LTE. The obvious marketing answer is that everyone else has it, so T-Mobile needs to be competitive and deploy it to be able to say that they’ve got it too. By itself, that is an incredibly stupid reason to spend billions of … [read full article]

Unlocked iPhone Spotted Running On T-Mobile’s 3G Network? It’s True…Sort Of

No, I’m not crazy and yes, this story is about an iPhone running on T-Mobile’s 3G network. Yes we’re talking 3G here because only the iPhone 4S really supports what T-Mobile quantifies as 4G anyway. A small, unknown factoid about how T-Mobile is handling some of its spectrum refarming is that in certain parts of the country, they are using the 1900MHz band (known as the PCS band) for HSPA+. We’ve come to … [read full article]

T-Mobile Drops The Pricing On The HTC Amaze 4G To $229.99

Are you looking to pick up the HTC Amaze 4G for yourself or for a gift in the coming weeks? Well great news as T-Mobile has knocked $30 off the Classic plan pricing from $259.99 to $229.99 after a $50 mail-in-rebate. The HTC Amaze 4G remains one of T-Mobile’s best handsets with an 8 megapixel camera capable that rivals any smartphone camera currently on the market. On top of the superb camera … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s Black Friday Deals Include Value Plan Deals And Buy Two Accessories, Get One Free

We’ve been wondering what special offer T-Mobile will have for their Black Friday sale and now we’re a look at least one of the upcoming parts of the deal. As seen in the above flyer, T-Mobile is offering the Samsung Exhibit II 4G on an unlimited talk, text and web value plan for $29.99 down with a $30 mail-in-rebate. Of course, moving forward you’ll add an extra $15 per month to your … [read full article]

T-Mobile Offers Promotion On New myTouch by LG Smartphones For Existing Customers

T-Mobile’s newest promotion is a kinda, sorta response to the iPhone but more importantly, it’s available for their existing customers. Too often T-Mobile’s promotions are only available to new customers so we’re happy (actually we’re thrilled) to see something that takes care of the T-Mobile faithful. The myTouch by LG models won’t satisfy the urges of the Galaxy S II crowd but they are still very good mid-range Android devices and … [read full article]