Tag Archive: AT&T

The best Android phones at AT&T (June 2017)

We’re asked on a regular basis to help determine which phone is the best one available. We get it as a team here at AndroidGuys, but we also field it on an individual level, too. To help address that, we’ve put together a list of top models to choose from at various carriers. If you’re […]

BlackBerry KEYone goes on sale in the U.S. on May 31, unlocked for Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile

Get your thumbs ready for a return to a physical keyboard.

The BlackBerry KEYone is finally going on sale in the U.S., coming to Amazon and Best Buy for $ 549 a couple weeks after pre-orders started to open up in some other markets. In addition to the online stores, select Best Buy locations will also offer the KEYone.

We’ve known the pricing and launch date for some time, but it’s great to finally get to the point where  [Read More…]

Samsung Gear S3 Classic with LTE landing at AT&T on May 26

A few months back Samsung unveiled a LTE equipped version of its Gear S3 Classic smartwatch in South Korea. The product was said to also launch on the US market via three major carriers including Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile. Now AT&T just confirmed it will start selling the LTE-equipped variant of the Gear S3 smartwatch […]

AT&T to Exclusively Offer the Resilient LG X VENTURE

The LG X Venture is a rugged, dustproof, water resistant handset designed specifically for those of us who, let’s say, tend to air on the more active side of life. There have been several circulating rumors about a possible ACTIVE version of the Samsung Galaxy S8 which I excitedly reported on back in April; this is also […]

Verizon spent $3.1 billion for a 5G company that AT&T was going to buy for $1.6 billion

Verizon is getting spendy on some big 5G acquisitions, because it doesn’t want to be behind again.

When Verizon decides it wants something, an extra $ 1.5 billion is no problem. According to the Wall Street Journal, America’s biggest cellular provider has agreed to spend $ 3.1 billion — $ 1.5 billion more than AT&T’s initial purchase offer — to acquire Straight Path Communications, which has one of the largest battle chests of potential 5G spectrum in the U.S.

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AT&T Buyer’s Guide: Everything you need to know

Find out what AT&T has to offer.

AT&T is the second-largest wireless carrier in the U.S. with over 100 million subscribers across the country. It offers nationwide Voice and LTE data coverage on its network, using GSM and LTE technology for both voice and data, primarily on 700, 850, 1700 and 1900MHz spectrm.

AT&T offers unlimited talk and text wireless plans for individuals and families and have deals on the latest phones including the Samsung Galaxy S8.  [Read More…]

AT&T bringing Nougat to Galaxy S6, S6 edge, and S6 Active

It’s been a while since Android 7.0 Nougat was released, but it remains the major Android OS version and the updates are still rolling out. Though most recent flagships have been updated for a fair while, some older flagships are now receiving their dose of Nougat-y goodness. Notably, AT&T is now pushing Android Nougat to the Galaxy S6 series, including the Galaxy S6, S6 edge, and S6 Active.

The update contains all of the improvements that are standard with Nougat.  [Read More…]

T-Mobile trades words with Verizon and AT&T, says it will launch a real 5G network by 2020

T-Mobile is going on the attack against Verizon and AT&T, saying that it will use its recently-acquired 600Mhz spectrum to launch a proper 5G network by 2020.

T-Mobile is coming out swinging against Verizon and AT&T, saying it will use the 31MHz of low-band 600MHz spectrum on which it spent nearly $ 8 billion to roll out a full nationwide 5G network by 2020, something that neither AT&T nor Verizon have committed to.

In a combination press  [Read More…]

Pick up an LG G6 from AT&T for just $360 when you finance

This is a screaming deal for a great new phone.

We don’t often see ridiculously strong deals on brand new phones, but AT&T is working up a really enticing one for those who want the latest from LG. AT&T customers (new and existing) can pick up an LG G6 for just $ 360, or half its retail price, if they choose to finance the phone using an AT&T Next plan of 24 or 30 monthly installments. So that breaks  [Read More…]

AT&T has just ruined 5G for the rest of the mobile industry

AT&T says it just launched a new 5G network. It didn’t.

In one fell swoop, AT&T has all but undermined — and potentially ruined — the nascent brand that is 5G. The next-generation wireless standard, which hasn’t even been finalized yet, is set to roll out in earnest starting in 2019 or 2020. And even then, what we’ll see in the early days is a hybrid of what will eventually be the next way we connect to the internet  [Read More…]