FCC Outs Huawei M920, an LTE Phone for MetroPCS
The Federal Communications Commission recently approved the Huawei M920. Based on the spectrum support listed by the FCC, the M920 supports LTE in the 1700/1900MHz bands, which earmarks it for MetroPCS. This is Huawei's first LTE handset for the U.S. market. The M920 also includes tri-band CDMA support. Huawei hasn't yet released more details about this device.
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Nov 28, 2022
The FCC has just adopted an even stricter stance against communications equipment from Chinese companies such as Huawei and ZTE, implementing a more complete ban. The US government has already taken a number of steps to constrain Chinese telecom equipment companies in recent years, effectively shutting them out of the US market, as well as many western markets.
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Blu has launched the G91 Max, a follow-up to its G91 Pro affordable gaming phone. For just $250 (or less), the phone offers a large 6.8-inch FHD+ display, a 108-megapixel Samsung main camera, large 5,000 mAh battery, 18W fast charging, 10W wireless charging, reverse wireless charging, and a generous 8 GB of RAM.
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