T-Mobile giving away 200MB of free LTE data for any tablet

T-Mobile has just announced a new treat for owners of its LTE powered tablets, existing or new. As part of its Uncarrier 3.0 initiative, the carrier will offer 200MB of free LTE data to any qualifying tablet under its network. Owners already on a T-Mobile LTE plan on their tablet will also get 200MB of

Straight Talk Now Supports AT&T LTE

Fresh off the news that AT&T has expanded their Aio Wireless pre-paid brand, Straight Talk now can use AT&T’s LTE network. Previously, you could only do up to HSPA+. In order to use the network’s LTE capabilities, you need to purchase a new SIM card. This is good news for those of you using AT&T

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AT&T launches Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 LTE for $299.99

AT&T has now begun selling the LTE variant of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3, which is the newest iteration of Samsung’s Galaxy Tab series. This one however comes with support for AT&T’s blazing fast LTE network and can be snatched up for $299.99 with a two year contract or $399.99 without contract. The tablet can

Sony Xperia Z Ultra has octo-band LTE support

Sony has developed the first real international LTE device, with the Sony Xperia Z Ultra coming with octo-band LTE support. With all the fragmentation on LTE, especially in North America where every carrier seems to want a different unique band, it has been hard for a device to be truly international. The bands available on

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Sprint to launch the LG G2 with tri-band LTE radios

Carrier smartphones are almost identical, with the manufacturers developing the phone the same way for every service. The carrier may plant some awful software onto the phone that users have to live with, but they normally keep the hardware the same. Sprint will be breaking the barrier with the LG G2, it seems. The newest smartphone

AT&T launches 7 new LTE Markets

AT&T this morning announced that they have flipped on the switch for 7 new LTE markets on their network, bringing them to a total of around 315 markets. That’s still nowhere near Verizon’s 497+ markets, however, AT&T has consistently advertised that they have the nation’s fastest LTE speeds. Here’s the list of the new 7

What is 4G LTE Advanced?

Samsung’s CEO just announced a new variant of the Galaxy S4 which will launch a new wireless technology called 4G LTE Advanced. Exactly what is LTE 4G Advanced Technology? LTE 4G Advanced, also known as LTE-A, will be able to theoretically achieve download speeds up to 3Gbps and upload speeds of up to 1.5Gbps. In

Sprint Announces 22 New LTE Cities

Sprint announced today that they have launched LTE in 22 new cities. If you are subscribed to Sprint service and live in one of these cities, today is your lucky day: Baton Rouge, La. Centralia, Wash. Clarksville, Tenn. Corsicana, Texas Dalton, Ga. Dunn, N.C. Fond du Lac, Wis. Gainesville, Fla. Henderson, N.C. Kingsport, Tenn. Lansing/East

HTC Tiara, ZTE Vital may be coming soon to Sprint

Two smartphones called the HTC Tiara and the ZTE Vital have been revealed to be heading to Sprint. These devices have been spotted in two filings in the FCC, where they are getting tested for Sprint’s LTE Network. The HTC Tiara is a a Windows Phone 8 handset that made an appearance in last month’s

MetroPCS Intros Its Latest LTE Handset Huawei Premia 4G

MetroPCS has just added another model in their growing LTE lineup which should provide customers with a variety of choices. The company this time opted for a device from Huawei which is called the Premia 4G. This is a powerful yet affordable smartphone that will appeal mostly for people who don’t want to spend a

AT&T Lights Up Several New LTE Markets In Michigan

After a short break for holiday festivities, AT&T continues their nationwide rollout of their 4G LTE service today with several new markets lighting up. As a Michigan resident, it’s great to see AT&T lighting up some of the lower populated areas. The carrier is getting to the point where they have covered most major markets in

AT&T Lights Up LTE In Six More Areas Ahead Of The Holidays

If you thought carriers were slowing down on rolling out LTE due to the holidays, think again. AT&T has just announced another expansion of their 4G LTE network. Following a smaller roll out earlier this week, AT&T has added six more cities to their LTE roster. Those with LTE-compatible smartphones will see the blazing fast

T-Mobile Expands Coverage In 14 Metro Areas As 2012 Begins To Come To A Close

Neville Ray, T-Mobile Chief Technology Officer announced that 14 metro areas would be seeing improved coverage on T-Mobile’s 4G (HSPA+) network. T-Mobile was able to expand their network enough to cover an additional 100 million people. This final announcement finishes T-Mobile’s commitment in a $4 billion investment in infrastructure for 2012. The cities included in today’s announcement

Sprint Adds A Few More Cities To Their LTE Roster

As you know, Sprint has been ridiculously slow rolling out their LTE network, but a select few Sprint customers with an LTE-compatible device will be ecstatic to here that Sprint has lit up a few more cities with LTE: Indianapolis/Carmel, Ind. Santa Rosa/Petaluma, Calif. Vallejo/Fairfield, Calif. Southern Puerto Rico (including Ponce, Coamo and Guayama) York/Hanover,

Sprint Rolls Out LTE In An Additional 11 Cities

Sprint’s been trying to catch up with the other major carriers rolling out LTE by turning on LTE data in 11 cities in IN, WV, PA, VA, MA, and KS. Sprint is hoping that they will have most of their planned LTE markets rolled out by the end of 2013, while AT&T plans on having 80%

Samsung GALAXY Note 10.1 LTE launched in Korea

Samsung launched its Note series of devices by releasing Samsung Galaxy Note device, a cross breed between tablet and a phone. The main feature of Note devices is the stylus compatibility using which you can take down notes on the device. When Samsung launched the Note phablet device, it was subject to a lot of

The Nexus 4 has a 4G LTE Chip Inside, Although Unusable

The LG Nexus 4 besides its launch related issues is one of the most desired Android handsets today. Sadly though, there are plenty of users out there who are being made to wait a couple of more weeks to be able to get the device. However, iFixit managed to get one in their pockets and