Tag Archive: June


Sprint to offer Samsung Galaxy S10 5G on June 21

Sprint on Friday confirmed its second 5G-enabled smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G, will be available in the coming days. Indeed, the flagship handset goes on sale starting on June 21.

Priced at $ 1,300, the top-tier phone is offered in markets where the 5G network is available. In other words, you can look for it in Atalanta, Dallas, Houston, and Kansas City. In the coming weeks it will also be sold in Chicago, Los Angeles, New York City, Phoenix  [Read More…]

Tello Buyer’s Guide (June 2019)

Just about anyone you’d ask is familiar with the top-tier wireless service providers in Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint. What about lesser known, or newer brands?

Some companies, like Boost, Metro, and Cricket, do a great job of advertising on TV and media but there are others like Net10 who have a small presence in the space through retailers.

Let’s take a look at a relatively upstart carrier, Tello. This guide will serve to help you understand what the MVNO  [Read More…]

NET10 Wireless Buyer’s Guide (June 2019)

Most wireless customers are familiar with the big-name brands in Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint. Far fewer buyers are as well-versed when it comes to the topic of Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNO).

Companies like Metro, Boost Mobile, and Cricket Wireless don’t own their own networks but license them for usage. Although coverage is essentially the same as the tier-one providers, they’ll have their own phones, rate plans, and customer service. NET10 Wireless is one such MVNO worth closer inspection.

As a  [Read More…]

Almond OnePlus 7 Pro is launching in India on June 14

The Almond color variant of the OnePlus 7 Pro comes with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage.

What you need to know After Mirror Gray and Nebula Blue, OnePlus is launching the Almond color option of the OnePlus 7 Pro. The phone will be available with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of UFS 3.0 storage. Indian customers will be able to pick it up for ₹52,999 from June 14.

OnePlus debuted the OnePlus 7 Pro in  [Read More…]

Consumer Cellular Buyer’s Guide (June 2019)

Most consumers are familiar with the big-name wireless carriers like Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint. Not nearly as many, though, are as well-versed when it comes to the topic of Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNOs).

It might surprise you to know that companies such as MetroPCS, Boost Mobile, and Cricket Wireless operate on the T-Mobile, Sprint, and AT&T networks, respectively. These network operators license the towers and coverage from the tier-one providers and offer their own phones, rate plans, and  [Read More…]

Cricket Wireless Buyer’s Guide (June 2019)

Just about everyone is familiar with the top-tier wireless service providers in Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint. But, for each of these major network operators there are a number of other smaller fish. These Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNOs) include the likes of Metro, Boost Mobile, and Cricket Wireless. They operate using the towers and infrastructure from the big names but have their own rates, customer service, and phone selection.

Let’s take a look at one of them in particular: Cricket  [Read More…]

The June 2019 security patches have arrived for Pixel devices

Improvements include better “Ok Google” detection and fixes for Netflix hanging.

What you need to know Updates have rolled out for the Pixel lineup with June security patches and bug fixes. The update includes improved accuracy for the “Ok Google” hot word and a fix that caused Netflix to hang. This is the first update for the Pixel 3a devices.

It’s officially June, and you know what that means — time for Google to roll out the  [Read More…]

Boost Mobile Buyer’s Guide (June 2019)

Just about everyone is familiar with the top-tier wireless service providers in Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint. They’re the so-called “Big Four” and they seem to collectively own the space.

For every one of the aforementioned major network operators listed above there are a number of other players in the space. These smaller, lesser known entities operate using the towers and infrastructure from the big names but with their own rates, customer service, and phone selection.

These prepaid Mobile Virtual Network  [Read More…]

It’s official: OnePlus 7 is launching in India on June 4

You’ll be able to pick up the OnePlus 7 on Amazon India starting June 4.

What you need to know OnePlus 7 is launching in India on June 4. The 6GB/128GB edition costs ₹32,999, and the 8GB/256GB model is ₹37,999. You can now register your interest on Amazon India.

OnePlus launched the OnePlus 7 Pro in India a few weeks ago, and while the company mentioned that the standard OnePlus 7 would be launching in June, there  [Read More…]

Nokia 9 PureView is finally launching in India on June 6

HMD is gearing up to launch the Nokia 9 PureView in India, but it may be too little too late already.

What you need to know HMD Global has sent out press invites for the launch of the Nokia 9 PureView in India. The phone costs $ 699 in the U.S., and could retail at around ₹50,000 in the country. The marquee feature is a penta-lens arrangement with five sensors working together to produce a photo.

The  [Read More…]