Super-cheap UNREAL Mobile service now available for GSM phones
After only supporting a limited number of devices fitted for Sprint, the new prepaid carrier can now accept most unlocked phones.
Unlocked BlackBerry KEYone for AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon goes $50 off to $500 today only
With an epic battery in tow, great camera, reasonable horsepower and especially a QWERTY keyboard, the $500 BlackBerry KEYone looks like a bargain.
Unlocked Galaxy S8 passes into FCC inspection
Samsung usually takes a few months to roll out unlocked US units in deference to its carrier partners. We may see the S8 series drag out to August.
iPhone 7 Plus modems analyzed, Qualcomm deemed better than Intel
That is according to tests done that show a large and consistent cell reception performance gap between GSM and CDMA iPhones.
AT&T iPhone 7 connectivity issues pop up
T-Mobile customers had their issues with older iPhones taking on iOS 10. Now it’s the newest iPhone’s turn to get problems with AT&T.
NIH: cellphone cancer risk small, irradiated rats lived longer
There’s more evidence that cellphone radio waves are carcinogenic, but the control group of rats in this study fared worse than the irradiated ones.
Xiaomi Mi 5 could theoretically be used on any US network
LTE? Sure. All the bands. GSM? Yep, of course. But CDMA? Funny enough, that gets supported on the Xiaomi Mi 5, too.
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