Activa 4G Is Huawei's First LTE Phone in the U.S.
MetroPCS today announced the addition of the Huawei Activa 4G to its roster of LTE-capable devices. The Activa 4G has the distinction of being the first LTE device to arrive in the U.S. from Chinese manufacturer Huawei. The Activa 4G runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread and has a 3.5-inch HVGA display. Features include a 5-megapixel camera with LED flash, a VGA user-facing camera, Wi-Fi, stereo Bluetooth, and an 800 MHz single-core processor. The device supports microSD cards up to 32GB and is packaged with a 4GB card. It is available online and in stores for $149 after rebate.
MetroPCS scores another 4G LTE smartphone from Huawei. The Activa 4G boasts an entry-level price, entry-level specs, and entry-level performance to match.
Jun 7, 2018
Several members of Congress are posing questions about the relationship between Google, Huawei, and other Chinese companies. Senator Mark Warner, a democrat who serves on the Senate Select Committie on Intelligence, has sent Google a letter with a request for information about its relationship with Huawei.
Jan 16, 2018
Some people who work for the U.S. government don't want AT&T and other firms doing business with Huawei, according to Reuters.
Jan 30, 2018
Verizon Wireless has cancelled any and all plans it had to sell handsets from Chinese phone maker Huawei due to pressure from the federal government, according to sources cited by Bloomberg. Verizon Wireless was on deck to sell Huawei's flagship device, the Mate 10 Pro, but has bowed to the government's wishes.
Dec 14, 2018
Apple plans to issue a software patch to its iPhones to appease Qualcomm and Chinese authorities. Earlier this week, a Chinese court found Apple to be in violation of two Qualcomm patents pertaining to resizing pictures and managing apps with a touch screen.
Why are NEW android phones being sold with 2.3 on them instead of 4.0?
So So.. Metro!!
I have the Optimus M+ and I like it. This phone seems to be the next step up on the tier. The Screen Size is the only dissappointment. I want Metro to step up the sizes of the phones. That is all.
What is with that MASSIVE bezel?