Tag Archives: 3G

AT&T Again Proven To Have The Fastest 4G Network

There was a study recently that proved AT&T’s 4G LTE network was the fastest in the country, which meant faster than Verizon. Yet I still see Verizon ads claiming they have the fastest 4G network. A bit ridiculous, but it was just one study, right? Nope, because another study was just done that came to the exact same conclusion. Yes, AT&T’s 4G LTE… Read more

International 3G Version Of Galaxy Note 8.0 Goes Through FCC

While this is not destined for the US, the 3G version of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 has passed through the FCC with the same specs as the WiFi model, but with the added benefit of 3G 800/1900 MHz bands. The 1.6GHz Exynos quad core, 2GB of RAM, 4,600 mAh battery, GPS, and GLONASS remain. And with productivity in mind, it’s definitely a device that will… Read more

Nexus 7 3G Now Offers T-Mobile SIM With Purchase

The Nexus 7 3G model is a fully unlocked tablet, supporting any GSM carrier SIM card for data. But when you bought a Nexus 7 3G until today, you would get an included AT&T SIM card for quick activation. Now, this does not mean that it is an AT&T device. There is no hardware branding and it is not locked to that carrier, but they included the SIM so you… Read more

Google Offering Nexus 7 3G With AT&T SIM, Still Unlocked

Now that the Nexus 7 3G has been on sale for a while, there is an interesting little change. No longer does it say “Unlocked” about the device. Now it says “Unlocked + AT&T SIM,” meaning it will ship with an AT&T SIM card for no extra charge. While the N7 is also compatible with T-Mobile’s network, throwing an AT&T SIM in there, along with the big AT&T… Read more

Nexus 4 Not Supported In AOSP For Now

We have some bad news for you early Nexus 4 adopters: It isn’t supported in AOSP. JBQ has said that the “Nexus 4 is not supported in AOSP at the moment: no source files, no binaries.” Considering it’s a Nexus device, this is extremely disappointing. The Nexus 4 joins the Nexus 7 3G in not being supported by AOSP, making this launch far from flawless…. Read more

Factory Images For Nexus 4, Nexus 10, And 3G Nexus 7 Posted

With the release of the trio of Nexus devices, Google has posted the stock factory images for Android 4.2 JOP40C. If you’re getting one of these new devices (Nexus 4, Nexus 10, and Nexus 7 3G), download the respective factory image just in case. You never know when you’ll screw up your device and need to flash it to stock, and it’s always good to be… Read more

Sprint Unveils 4G LTE In A Few Cities, Enhances 3G In Others

Sprint is rolling LTE out to a few market. It isn’t much compared to AT&T or Verizon, but it’s still progress that Sprint really needs. LTE is now live in Lawrence, KS, Topeka, KS, Wichita, KS, Waukegan-Lake County, IL, and Barnstable-Hyannis/Mid-Cape, MA. But that isn’t the only thing Sprint has up its sleeve. Their Network Vision rollout is starting… Read more