Verizon Wireless Launches First 4G LTE Hotspot
Verizon Wireless today announced the availability of the Samsung 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot. It is available for pre-order both in stores and online starting today, and will be available in stores starting March 31. The 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot will cost $99 after $50 mail-in rebate (rebate is applied instantly if ordered online), and the 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot requires a minimum $50 monthly data plan. Users who exceed the 5GB monthly limit on data will be charged $10 per additional 1GB. Verizon also offers a 10GB plan for $80 per month. The modem allows up to five Wi-Fi enabled devices to access the internet cia Verizon's LTE (or EVDO 3G) network. Verizon Wireless also announced a new USB laptop dongle that supports its LTE network. The USB551 also costs $99 after $50 mail-in rebate and has the same data plan requirements.
Comcast Details Mobile Phone Service as Xfinity Mobile
Comcast today revealed details of its forthcoming Xfinity Mobile phone service. The company will use Verizon's 4G LTE network for the service, using an existing MVNO agreement.
Galaxy S8 to Cost $750, S8+ to Cost $850: Carriers Share Launch Details
Samsung's new Galaxy S8 and S8+ smartphones will cost $750 and $850, respectively. The phones share almost all features other than size and both ship with 64 GB of internal storage.
Boost Mobile's Latest Hotspot Costs $50
Boost Mobile today debuted the Netgear Fuse, a mobile hotspot that can provide up to 10 hours of web surfing for up to 10 devices via WiFi. The hotspot has a 2,500mAh battery and a 1.77-inch display, which provides device status info.
T-Mobile Adds HD Video and 10GB of Hotspot Data to One Plan
T-Mobile is prepared to improve its T-Mobile One unlimited service plan ($70) in the wake of Verizon's new unlimited plan ($80). Primarily, T-Mobile will give T-Mobile One subscribers access to high-definition video and 10 GB of LTE 4G mobile hotspot data.
Verizon Opens LTE Network to Prepaid Customers
Verizon Wireless this week announced that, starting tomorrow, it will allow Allset prepaid customers to use 4G LTE phones and the faster LTE network, as well as mobile hotspot features to share the LTE connection with other devices. Previously, Verizon prepaid customers could only use the CDMA network, which is much slower for data.
why would you settle for a "LIMITTED SERVICE"
I am sick of all of the carriers out there calling it 4G! YOU DO NOT HAVE 4G!!! NOBODY HAS IT! 4G REQUIRES a peak download speed of 100Mbps...not a SINGLE carrier out there can TOUCH that. Why are they still calling it