News tagged: 4G LTE
Samsung's flagship Gear S3 smartwatch lineup has just been updated. The company has taken the wraps off several new Gear S3 models, some of which include new designs while the others only new band options. One of the most intriguing designs was the pocket Gear S3 design
Besides the flagship Android-based Galaxy Tab S3, Samsung is also preparing to launch a brand new Windows tablet. Recent reports say the upcoming Windows tablet might be called Galaxy Book and that it will have an AMOLED display, support for a stylus pen and more.
EE, a mobile carrier in the UK, has unveiled drones and mini-blimps that'll be used to provide enhanced or emergency coverage. The drones and blimps come together for an "air mast" network that could be used for situations ranging from natural disasters to soccer matches.
Folks from IT168 have been quick at getting their hands on Xiaomi's latest Notebook Air 4G variant, which is the same as previous models except it comes with built-in 4G LTE modem. Besides a few outside pictures, they have also opened the notebook and took a few from the inside.
As suggested by the teaser image, a new version of the Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air has just become official. The new version is launched in partnership with China Mobile, and comes with Cat.4 4G LTE built-in and supporty any SIM card that offers download speed of up to 150Mbps.
Current 4G LTE technology is present on almost every phone, including the most affordable ones. The next step is to implement 5G technology, which is expected to launch in a year or two. Actually, Verizon and AT&T are aiming to launch 5G networks sometime next year.
There will be a billion unique mobile subscribers in India within the next few years, according to a report from GSMA, a mobile trade association. It currently has 616 million subscribers (as of June 2016) and has a little over three years to reach the forecast.
Support for 4G LTE will be included with all upcoming Samsung smartphones intended for the Indian market. Just as mobile internet access in general has grown in country, 4G networks have become more popular and 4G LTE support is considered a selling point across price ranges.
AT&T may, at some point in the future, deliver wireless home internet via power lines. Under the company's Project AirGig, AT&T intends to provide multi-gigabit service with a setup that'll be easier to deploy than fiber. Based on early tests, the technology works well.
T-Mobile's "unlimited" One plan was quickly criticized following its announcement and T-Mobile has responded by introducing a new plan. One is controversial since it limits the quality of video traffic and has significant limitations on device tethering.
SamMobile has managed to get their hands on Samsung's official video of upcoming Tizen-powered Z2 smartphone. The YouTube video reveals some of the phone's key features and specifications, and we expect the smartphone will become official any day now.
Besides announcing a flagship phablet, the Honor Note 8, Huawei has also unveiled an entry-level smartphone that costs only 599 Yuan or $90. Dubbed the Honor 5, the handset is expected to go on sale in China on August 2, while the global availability is unknown at the moment.
People visiting the United States have a new way to receive cell service during their stay. T-Mobile has introduced a Tourist Plan that includes 3 weeks of complete service for $30. You'll receive unlimited data (4G LTE for the first 2 GB) and unlimited domestic texting.
At the same time as billions of people have essentially no access to the web, over a billion people are using 4G LTE. 4G-Reports has released a report showing there are 1.05 billion LTE users, with people in China, the US, and Japan making up around two-thirds of that number.
T-Mobile has a new family plan and it comes with unlimited data for four people, with a price tag of just $150. Up to eight more lines can be added for $30 each and both families and small businesses can take advantage of this pricing. This is the carrier's best family plan.
It's not the largest wireless carrier in the United States, but T-Mobile does have the fastest 4G network. A report from OpenSignal has found T-Mobile comes in above the other three main carriers and the report is based on findings from 180,000 mobile users.
Prior to its upcoming UnCarrier X event, T-Mobile has introduced a 4G LTE router for Simple Choice customers that'll let them power their home or office. The 4G LTE CellSpot is meant to act like an actual T-Mobile tower, improving service in areas that may a good connection.
Google has announced plans to test its balloon-powered internet service in Indonesia next year. Project Loon will be brought to the country in order to help give 100 million people access to the internet and Google will work with Indosat, Telkomsel, and XL Axiata in the country.
While we are waiting for Snapdragon 820 to launch, Qualcomm has officially confirmed some of the chipset's specifications during a presentation in Hong Kong. The Snapdragon 820 is a flagship chipset that is expected to launch in various flagship phones in the first half of 2016.
T-Mobile says it will guarantee superior 4G coverage to iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus users. Since the carrier believes customers are going to be very happy with the network when using those phones, T-Mobile will let people easily cancel their service if they are unhappy.