Sprint Boosts 3G Network in Atlanta Ahead of LTE Launch
Sprint announced that it has made improvements to its CDMA network in the Atlanta metropolitan area. Specifically, Sprint has increased the capacity of its network in Atlanta such that customers should expect to have fewer dropped calls and faster 3G data speeds. Sprint said that it has made 100 different improvements over the past three months and has another 122 improvements scheduled to take place in the next three months, helping to prepare the area for Sprint's LTE 4G network, which is launching in Atlanta by mid-year. Sprint said that its network improvements also apply to Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile.
ZTE Blade Force for Boost Mobile Boasts HPUE
ZTE today announced the Blade Force smartphone for Boost Mobile. This Android handset includes support for Sprint's High Performance User Equipment technology and two-channel carrier aggregation for better performance near the cell edge.
Virgin Mobile to Sell iPhone X Starting November 10
Virgin Mobile USA today said it will offer customers the Apple iPhone X starting November 10. The company will accept preorders beginning November 3, which happens to be the same day the handset reaches Apple retail stores and those of Virgin's owner, Sprint.
Unlocked Blu S1 Compatible with Most U.S. Carriers
Blu Products recently announced the S1, an inexpensive Android smartphone that's available unlocked from Amazon.com and BestBuy.com. One of the chief benefits of the S1 is its wide compatibility with U.S.
Sprint's 'Magic Box' Is An In-Home Small Cell to Help Improve Coverage
Sprint today announced the Magic Box, a tool Sprint hopes consumers and businesses will use to help it densify its LTE network. The Magic Box is similar to a signal booster in that owners place it in a window.
Why in the south, and why so slow?
By the time they get their LTE to 50% of their 3G footprint, it'll be 2018 and everyone else will be on Super Satalite Tower Future Coverage (SSTFC)?