• May's Android Security Update Kicks Off Today With Factory Images

    May's Android Security Update Kicks Off Today With Factory Images

    Google just posted factory images for May’s Android security update.Devices receiving the update so far include the Pixel C (MXC89F), Nexus 6P (MTC19T), Nexus 5X (MCT19T), Nexus 6 (MMB30G and MOB30I), Nexus Player (MOB30G), Nexus 9 WiFi and LTE (MOB30G), Nexus 5 (MOB30H), and Nexus 7 (2013) WiFi and LTE (MOB30J).
  • LG Introduces Action CAM LTE, an 4K Action Camera With LTE

    LG Introduces Action CAM LTE, an 4K Action Camera With LTE

    To add to the limited number of “Friends” currently available for the world’s smartphones, LG last night introduced the Action CAM LTE, which as the name suggests, is an action camera that has LTE connectivity.As for recording, the Action CAM LTE sports a 1/2.
  • The Best Sprint Phones of 2017

    The Best Sprint Phones of 2017

    Not every Sprint phone supports LTE Plus, but if you're buying one, you need to get a device that does.If you're interested in the best possible Sprint performance, you should grab one of those devices.
  • Qualcomm's X20 Modem Busts the Gigabit Barrier

    Qualcomm's X20 Modem Busts the Gigabit Barrier

    We haven't even seen the first gigabit LTE phones yet, but Qualcomm is already working on the second generation.With its X20 modem, announced today, the dominant mobile chip maker says it can push speeds of up to 1.
  • Samsung's First 10-Nanometer Chip Has Gigabit LTE

    Samsung's First 10-Nanometer Chip Has Gigabit LTE

    The first production chip to roll off Samsung's recently-opened 10-nanometer FinFET production line is the Exynos 9 Series 8895, and it will come embedded with a gigabit LTE modem, Samsung announced on Thursday.The new Exynos 9 chip supports five-carrier aggregation, a technology that increases data rates when more spectrum is available and makes gigabit speeds over LTE possible.
  • T-Mobile, Sprint Might Call Gigabit LTE '5G'

    T-Mobile, Sprint Might Call Gigabit LTE '5G'

    At press conferences introducing new network technologies here, execs from T-Mobile and Sprint demurred when asked whether they would brand their upgraded "gigabit" 4G LTE networks as "5G" in the future.I think that the gigabit LTE path that we're on is our path to 5G, [but] I think 5G is more than just gigabit LTE," Sprint CTO John Saw said.
  • ZTE's 'Gigabit Phone' Exists, Is Gigabit

    ZTE's 'Gigabit Phone' Exists, Is Gigabit

    BARCELONA—ZTE's announcement of a prototype "Gigabit Phone" confused us a few days ago here at MWC.But things got a little bit clearer when we went to ZTE's booth, and found that its "gigabit phone" prototype already exists and is in fact gigabit.
  • T-Mobile Wins Big in FCC Spectrum Auction

    T-Mobile Wins Big in FCC Spectrum Auction

    The FCC on Thursday concluded its auction to repurpose spectrum that previously carried broadcast TV signals, and T-Mobile is the biggest winner.99 billion to acquire 45 percent of the newly-available spectrum in what the company says is its largest-ever investment.
  • Fastest Mobile Networks 2017

    Fastest Mobile Networks 2017

    When we started Fastest Mobile Networks, the speeds we're seeing today were absolutely unheard of.Fastest Mobile Networks 2010 was our first report, and at the time, Verizon was running a slow 3G data network.
  • OnePlus 5: Which Networks Does It Support?

    OnePlus 5: Which Networks Does It Support?

    Now that you’ve looked at the OnePlus 5 specs and are still deciding whether or not to buy one, you might be wondering if the phone will work on your network of choice.Below, we put together the full list of supported networks, from LTE to WCDMA and GSM, you’ll know by hitting that table below and matching it up to our US cellular bands cheat sheet.