Tag Archives: 4G

T-Mobile Announces 7 Additional HSPA+ Cities

Hidden inside the press release of the myTouch 4G Slide announced this morning is the addition of 7 cities to T-Mobile’s HSPA+ network. A very big welcome to: Barnstable, Massachusetts Chico, California Lancaster, Pennsylvania Ogden, Utah, Redding, California Vineland, New Jersey Winchester, Virginia Welcome to the HSPA+ family friends! With the addition of these markets T-Mobile’s 4G network now reaches 190 markets and over 200 million people!  

Samsung T989 Receives Bluetooth, Wi-Fi Approval…Is This The Samsung Hercules?

It’s been a while since we’ve heard any news regarding the Samsung Hercules so we’re happy to bring you a Hercules story tonight. The Samsung T989 just received Bluetooth and Wi-Fi certification and we have reason to believe that the T989 may be the upcoming Samsung Hercules. We’re not going to find any new information on the Hercules through these certifications but their recent filing dates gives us hope that the … [read full article]

T-Mobile Says G-Slate 2x Faster Than iPad 2, 3x Faster Than Xoom

T-Mobile is ready to re-position the T-Mobile G-Slate as one of the best tablets on the market given its recent price drop. According to this internal document T-Mobile is claiming that they have received “legal approval” to “definitively” state that the G-Slate is more than “2x faster than the iPad2 on AT&T and Verizon, and over 3x faster than the Motorola Xoom.” Except there is a catch because there is always … [read full article]

T-Mobile Announces New HSPA+ 42Mbps Markets

T-Mobile is continuing it’s promise to continue rolling out its 42Mbps HSPA+ network with the launch of 47 more cities tonight. The end of May saw the announcement of 50 more cities and tonight’s 47 additional cities brings T-Mobile’s nationwide 4G 42Mbps HSPA+ network up to 102 cities. The Rocket 3.0, T-Mobile’s first and currently only device capable of hitting these super fast speeds have seen average speeds approaching 10Mbps … [read full article]

HTC Continues To Tease T-Mobile G2 Gingerbread Update

In a newsletter sent out yesterday HTC continues to tease the impending update for T-Mobile G2 users to Gingerbread. This reads exactly like the last update we received with a similar list of enhancements without a firm over-the-air date. The G2 was T-Mobile’s first 4G phone and as such it has a special place in our hearts so we hope that the powers that be at HTC and T-Mobile don’t make … [read full article]

myTouch 4G Slide Appears In Accessory Shots

Looks like we’re getting another albeit not very revealing look at the myTouch 4G 4G Slide courtesy of some found accessory shots. We won’t quite call this full exposure but at least this is a better look at the device than we were able to uncover thanks to Mr. Blurrycam. What we’re seeing is a dummy unit filling in for the real thing with a pair of protective cases which unfortunately … [read full article]

Wirefly Posts Samsung Exhibit 4G Walkthrough Video

The Samsung Exhibit 4G is scheduled to drop on T-Mobile shelves right around the 22nd the of this month but helping hold us over is this 9 minute video courtesy of Wirefly. Giving us a walkthrough of the device itself the Exhibit 4G just might be an undercard overshadowed by the release of the HTC Sensation 4G. The one major thing the Exhibit 4G has over the Sensation 4G, a 21Mbps HSPA+ radio versus … [read full article]

Samsung Exhibit 4G and Samsung Gravity Smart Launching June 22nd

When T-Mobile announced the Samsung Exhibit 4G and Samsung Gravity Smart they promised June availability without a specific date. Well you can mark June 22nd on your calendars if either one of these budget Android fulfills your desires. Both the Exhibit 4G and Gravity smart: “…expand T-Mobile’s product portfolio to include two affordable options for customers who crave rich connectivity and unique entertainment experiences.” Any takers?