Samsung Craft Will Be First MetroPCS LTE Phone
Aug 5, 2010, 9:35 PM by Philip Berne
MetroPCS CEO Roger Linquist, in an analyst conference call, has identified the carrier's first LTE phone as the Samsung Craft. Linquist said the new phone will go on sale later this year, and the price will be comparable to other MetroPCS handsets, which should put it somewhere close to $300. Neither MetroPCS nor Samsung has offered details about what operating system the new phone will run, or whether it will be a smartphone or just priced like one. MetroPCS plans to launch its LTE network in Dallas / Fort Worth and Las Vegas this year. MetroPCS plans on completing its LTE expansion by early 2011.
ZTE Avid Plus Offers 5-Inch Screen for $115
ZTE today announced the Avid Plus, an entry-level Android phone for T-Mobile and MetroPCS that will sell for just $115. It sports a 5-inch screen, Cat.
MetroPCS to Sell the iPhone
T-Mobile's prepaid brand, MetroPCS, today said it will soon sell the entire range of iPhones from Apple. MetroPCS plans to kick off iPhone sales at select stores in Florida on July 1, but will expand to all stores around the nation soon.
MetroPCS CDMA Network Shutdown On Track for June 21
MetroPCS plans to switch off its legacy CDMA network on June 21. MetroPCS parent T-Mobile says about 190,000 customers are still using CDMA handsets in the three markets that offer CDMA coverage, down from 300,000 about a month ago.
MetroPCS CDMA Network to Go Dark in June
T-Mobile intends to shutter MetroPCS' legacy CDMA network by late June, according to information on the carrier's web site. The company recently said it had three major metro markets — and about 500,000 customers — still using its CDMA network.
**and ease up on data caps
flip mode said:...
is steppin up their game major. We have them here in Detroit. Everyone says the service and coverage sucks but it works and its cheap unlimited everything for about $50-$60
So now Las Vegas has LTE from MetroPCS, and WiMax from Clear
Light that air up with that "true" wireless broadband! ! !
flip mode said:...
is steppin up their game major. We have them here in Detroit. Everyone says the service and coverage sucks but it works and its cheap unlimited everything for about $50-$60 a month. I think eventually the big 4 will