Verizon CEO Says 3 to 5 LTE Phones Within a Year
Speaking recently to investors, Verizon Wireless CEO Lowell McAdam said that it will offer three to five Long Term Evolution phones by May 2011. McAdam didn't name the manufacturers that would be behind this phones, but did mention, "I'd say all the major manufacturers we're talking to today are making the transition to LTE." McAdam also named Motorola, Samsung Electronics and LG Electronics as companies that would supply LTE-based tablet devices by the year's end. Verizon Wireless plans to launch its LTE network in 25 to 30 markets by the end of the year — including New York — covering 100 million people.
HTC One A9: First Phone To Work on Verizon Without CDMA
HTC will sell an unlocked version of its new One A9 that can be used on Verizon's LTE network, even though the phone lacks the legacy CDMA technology found in all other Verizon phones to date. That makes the One A9 the first phone announced for use with Verizon in LTE-only mode.
Verizon Starts Cannibalizing 3G Airwaves for LTE 4G
Verizon Wireless has begun testing the use of LTE 4G on its PCS spectrum, airwaves it primarily uses to operate its CDMA-EVDO 3G network, in Manhattan. GigaOm confirmed with Verizon that the company has begun to steal capacity from its 3G network in favor of 4G, though it is doing so slowly and in limited scope.
Verizon Brands Its Dual-Band LTE Markets as 'XLTE'
Verizon Wireless today announced the launch of XLTE service, which is a new way for the company to market its dual-band LTE network. Verizon Wireless initially deployed LTE in the 700MHz band.
Verizon Debuts LTE Advanced with 50% Faster Speeds
Verizon Wireless today said it has launched LTE Advanced service in 461 markets around the country, covering some 288 million POPs or 90% of Americans. Verizon's LTE Advanced relies on two- and three-channel carrier aggregation to boost speed and capacity.
Verizon Reschedules VoLTE-Only Phones for 2016
Verizon Wireless has moved back the timeframe for deploying handsets without CDMA chipsets by two years. The company plans to debut VoLTE service by the end of 2014, but will continue to use its CDMA network for the bulk of voice calls for another two years.
Clearwire if the only company that is developing the LTE???
they did not LTE until 2012
If its not.
Verizon will do it by itself.
Clear is developing WiMax with the idea of transitioning to LTE at a later date.
LTE is going to be supported by Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile (Amoungst others as well).
LTE seems to be spear-headed by Verizon since they will be the first to really build a ...
Smoke and Mirrors
Verizon IPHONE on its way!
Apple has a 5yr contract w/ATT.
CDMA phone order (If true) could be for other countries (USA isn't the *ONLY* CDMA user).
Verizon Advertiser working on iPhone Adverts (if true), could be the advertiser working on adverts for non-usa cdma iPhones (if they e...
Seems to me...
this is just Verizon's way of trying to take wind out of the the sails of Sprint's EVO launch, just like they did with the Pre. Not that I would do diff. in Verizon's shoes, it makes sense from a business perspecti
Sprint & Verizon are leaving ATT in the dust! ! !
2) Verizon and Sprint's 3G networks are basically at the end-of-the-road in terms of speed. AT&T's isn't.
3) Ask your mom how she'll feel about an additional $20.00/month to access the very l...
Can't have a phone without the network.
They are working both ends.
It's gotta start somewhere.
LTE will be capped and expensive..
Pretty much like Nazi propaganda.. If you tell someone how something is over and over and over they will eventually believe it and react to it.. Remember the egg commercials? They said how bad it is and they saw it was hurting the farming community they re-release the commercials again saying how great eggs are for you.. lol...
Kind of like what you're doing with the above post.
Every company has a cap on their 3g aircards now
EVO 4G on its way to VZW???
Chances are the first device will have whatever is the fastest processor available at the time.
how much will the LTE plans be?
Switch A Roo from End of 2010 to Now Within a Year
Solution for Voice...?
Voice is trancoded into 1's and 0's and sent thru the tubes?
Once voice is all digital, then voice and data is a non-issue - voice IS data.