MetroPCS Teases Fall Lineup, Including Galaxy S III
At a press event in NYC today, MetroPCS revealed a rough sketch of four 4G LTE phones it plans to bring to market later this year. The company is currently testing Samsung's Galaxy S III, and plans to launch it "later this year." Another, smaller Samsung will come to market supporting VoLTE, which resembles the Galaxy Mini. A "Coolpad" phone with a four-inch screen should launch very soon - possibly later this week - for $149. A ZTE phone with a 4.3-inch screen is also planned.
AD article continues below...
T-Mobile Picks Up Coolpad Catalyst for $100
May 31, 2016
Coolpad today said T-Mobile has agreed to sell its Catalyst Android smartphone. The Catalyst will be the first Coolpad phone sold to postpaid customers in the U.S.
ZTE Axon 7 Mini Offers Good Looks and Mid-Range Specs
Sep 1, 2016
ZTE today showed off the Axon 7 Mini, a smaller version of its flagship handset. Like the original, the Mini features an aluminum unibody chassis in silver or gold with 2.5D glass on the front and a fingerprint sensor on the back.
Sprint Targeting a Fall Launch for VoLTE
Feb 15, 2018
Sprint expects to deploy voice over LTE across its network starting this fall. Sprint competitors AT&T, T-Mobile, and Verizon Wireless already offer VoLTE across the bulk of their footprints, making Spring the last major carrier to deploy the upgraded voice technology.
Coolpad Sues Xiaomi Over Patents
May 11, 2018
Coolpad's China-based business has sued Xiaomi for violating its patented technology. Coolpad Group's Yulong Computer Telecommunications Scientific business unit filed lawsuits against three Xiaomi entities: Xiaomi Telecom Technology, Xiaomi Technology, and Xiaomi Factory.