Tag Archives: Carriers

Google’s Nexus 4 Has No LTE, Here’s Why

The Nexus 4 is a very impressive device with a high end spec list. But when it comes to connectivity, it tops out at HSPA+. There is no LTE chip in this bad boy, and Google has given us its reasoning. Whether it’s valid is up to you, dear readers. Read on. Google wants to build one universal device to run on most networks. Of course, they’re limiting… Read more

Sprint Will Give You $400 To Leave Your Carrier

If you want to switch carriers (unless you’re on Sprint or a Sprint-related service), Sprint has your back. If you sign up for a 3 line plan (with all lines being phones, not tablets or hotspots), you will be able to get $400 straight from Sprint. As long as you’re not leaving a carrier mid-contract ($400 isn’t enough for termination fees), this is an… Read more

T-Mobile Undercuts Best Buy, Prices HTC One S At $49.99

For those of you considering the HTC One S from T-Mobile, your decision just got easier. Earlier today, Best Buy slashed the price of T-Mobile’s HTC One S to an affordable $99, but the carrier wasn’t about to let the retail giant outplay them at their own game. T-Mobile has announced that they will begin offering the 4.3-inch beast for an incredibly… Read more

AT&T comes in last… again…

Consumer Reports recently conducted a survey of wireless customers and it looks like, for the second year in a row, AT&T has landed itself a last-place finish. The survey polled 66,000 Consumer Reports subscribers and found that the top finishers for 2011 included Consumer Cellular, U.S. Celluar, and Credo, all non-major carriers. In terms of the… Read more

5 Ways Verizon Could Ruin the Samsung Galaxy S II

It seems like the rumor mill has been in top gear lately with all the stories regarding the anticipated release of the Samsung Galaxy S II. The device has been a hit overseas, notching more than 5 million sales in just 85 days on the market. It’s doing especially well in European countries and on the Korean market. For comparison, the original Galaxy S… Read more