AT&T launched its 5G Evolution network last year hoping to get ahead of its competitors in the 5G rate. While the network doesn't offer standard 5G speeds, it was an improvement over its 4G LTE speeds in the 239 markets it was available.
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The newly announced iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR are the first iPhones from Apple to offer dual SIM functionality. This will allow customers to maintain two separate lines with their own phone numbers and data limits. Apple is achieving this using eSIM technology, but it looks like not all carriers around the world are ready to support eSIM on these new iPhones.
Best Buy has some discounts on the Apple's 2017 flagship smartphones. The iPhone X, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are now on sale for up to $200 off. Unfortunately, the discounts are not on unlocked handsets, and require you to activate your new device on Verizon, AT&T or Sprint with a monthly installment plan.
While the BlackBerry KEYone has been succeeded by the newer BlackBerry KEY2, the older handset is still available for purchase through many carriers in the U.S. For those looking to purchase a cheaper BlackBerry handset, AT&T has an ongoing promotion which lets you get the BlackBerry KEYone for just $0.99.
AT&T 5G Evolution was launched about a year ago, offering speeds twice as fast as its regular 4G LTE network. It's important to point out that despite its faster speeds, this isn't real 5G, its just a marketing team AT&T is using to promote what they are working towards.
The Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge is an Android smartphone featuring a 5 inch display, 16GB of internal storage, a 5MP rear camera, a 2MP front camera, a 2600mAh battery and a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 chipset with 1.5GB of RAM.
The full Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge specifications follow:
When Microsoft first announced the Microsoft Lumia 640 XL, AT&T was one of the first U.S. carriers to announce that it will be offering the smartphone on its network. Now AT&T has announced that the Lumia 640 XL will be available on its network on June 26 for $249.99 without a contract.
The Microsoft Store in the US is offering a free Lumia 635 on AT&T (no-contract) with every purchase of the Fitbit Charge smartband. This bundle deal will be available till July 5th.
AT&T is offering the LG G Watch R for just $99 through its online stores. That's $200 off the usual retail price, and a good price overall given the quality of this Android Wear smartwatch.
The LG G Watch R was launched back in October 2014 for $299. Since then, LG also launched the LG G Watch Urbane which shared the same form factor. This allowed the manufacturer to offer the older G Watch R at a discounted price.
Today AT&T has unveiled the LG G Pad F 8.0, an upgraded version of the LG G Pad 8.0 which includes a dedicated stylus and a full-size USB port. The new tablet will be available starting May 29, both online, and in retail stores.
The Nokia Lumia 1020 for AT&T is now receiving the Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1, which includes Lumia Denim enhancements. The update for the AT&T model comes a month after the firmware update was cleared for the Lumia 1020 in North America. Canadian carriers Rogers and Telus have already pushed out Lumia Denim update for their variants of the handset.
AT&T has announced that the LG G Flex 2 will be available for purchase on its network starting April 24th. The curved screened handset which is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor will be offered through the carriers online and retail stores.
Last month we saw the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 on AT&T receive Android 5.0 Lollipop. Now the handset is getting another OTA (over-the-air) update which brings bug fixes and various improvements to the handset.
AT&T has started pushing out the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the Samsung Galaxy S4. While the handset has since been succeeded by the Galaxy S5 and most recently the Galaxy S6, it still remains a competent and capable smartphone, so it makes sense that it receives the update to Lollipop.
HTC received technical approval for the Android Lollipop update as scheduled, and now AT&T customers owning the HTC One M8 are set to receive the latest version of Android. With Lollipop your handset will receive a new notifications feature for the lock screen, the new "Recent Apps" menu, the Lollipop Material Design, the 64-bit ART compiler (making your apps load faster), Project Volta for better battery life and more.
Both Samsung and HTC announced their new flagships on the same day at the recent Mobile World Congress. Now it seems that both manufacturers also plan to make their handsets available to the public on the very same date.
HTC has announced that you will be able to pre-order the HTC One M9 on March 27 at midnight (12:01AM). You can pick one up at various retailers and carriers when the device is officially launched on April 10th, as previously announced.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 for AT&T is now receiving the Android 5.0 Lollipop update. The update is being pushed out OTA (over-the-air) and is reportedly 1.2GB in size. Users will have to connect their handsets to WiFi in order to download the update.