Tag Archives: LTE

Sony Xperia ZL Priced Off Contract, Up For Pre-Orders In US

We know that the Sony Xperia Z stole the show when it was announced, but the Xperia ZL is still a very relevant device. It has nearly identical specs, namely a 5″ 1080p display, Snapdragon S4 Pro processor, and a 13MP camera, but is missing waterproofing and the all glass design. However, it does gain a smaller body and a physical camera button, along… Read more

T-Mobile LTE Found In 8 Cities By OpenSignal

OpenSignal is a crowd sourced app that collects data on coverage to make coverage maps. Not the ones you see on a carriers website, but ones made from real data from normal users. Well the app has already detected T-Mobile LTE in 8 different cities before T-Mobile even announced rollouts. Those cities are: San Jose and Bay Area… Read more

T-Mobile Note II Getting Update With Enabled LTE

If you’re a T-Mobile Galaxy Note II owner, you’re very very lucky. You do not need to purchase a new phone to use T-Mobile’s upcoming LTE network, because yours will do just fine. T-Mobile is rolling an update out today that enables the internal LTE radios in the device, letting you take advantage of the blazing fast network that doesn’t yet exist in… Read more

LTE-Equipped Xperia Tablet Z Launching In Japan March 22nd

Sony’s new Xperia Tablet Z follows in its little brothers footsteps, the Xperia Z. They look pretty much the same, aside from size. But where can you get a Tablet Z? Come March 9th, you’ll be able to pre-order an LTE version for Japan’s NTT DoCoMo. Both the black and the white models are set to launch on March 22nd. There is no official price, but it’s… Read more

Verizon Planning Shift To Voice Over LTE And CDMA-Less Devices

Smartphones are pretty expensive these days, and Verizon is looking to make the subsidies on its network cheaper. How is it going to do that? By cutting CDMA out completely. Their future phones may come with only LTE radios, nothing else, and use VoLTE (voice over LTE) for calling. VoLTE is coming sometime late this year or early next year, and LTE only… Read more

Sprint Launches LTE In 9 New Markets

In the race for a nationwide 4G LTE network, there are two big players and two underdogs. Verizon has the biggest network, by far, with AT&T slowly but surely catching up. T-Mobile has just started making theirs, so this leaves Sprint in third place. They’re growing the network step by step, and today marks another big step in the right direction…. Read more

LG Announces 10 Million LTE Devices Sold Worldwide

LG may be one of a number of Android carriers trying to claw its way out of Samsung’s shadow and with sales of 10 million LTE devices worldwide, they are slowly working their way out of a very large shadow. It’s been almost two years since LG revealed its first LTE device, but as of today its been revealed they’ve crossed the magical 10 million… Read more