In anticipation of a wave of future smartphones, T-Mobile has rolled out HSPA 7.2 across its entire 3G network.
The device, which will be called Media Pad, will come with a dual-core 1.2GHz processor and support full 1080p HD video playback.
After T-Mobile says it has upgraded its entire 3G network to HSPA 7.2, AT&T is quick to say "Us, too!" Except not really, because it's not done yet and it still needs more capacity. Oh well, at least the company is trying.
With low-end specs and no 4G speeds, Alcatel's One Touch Idol can't compete with the LG Nexus 4.
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Starting Wednesday, T-Mobile will begin selling the Dell Inspiron Mini 10 Netbook with access to the company's newly upgraded HSPA 7.2 network.
AT&T will make faster 3G technology available in six major cities this year with the rollout of HSPA 7.2, as well as backhaul deployment to cell sites to support mobile broadband demand.
T-Mobile USA is adding more HSPA+ markets and says it now can offer the faster 3G wireless service to 30 million potential customers.
T-Mobile USA says its network upgrades will soon give it the fastest and most broad 3G network in the U.S.
AT&T just announced plans to spend nearly $2 billion on wireless spectrum for its 4G network. But it has been rather quiet about its plans. We try to shed some light on the news.
Mobile phone carrier is considering partnering with a private equity firm that is building a 4G wireless network using LTE technology.