Verizon’s Galaxy S3 — yes, that old salt — is getting an update today. And this update, apparently, gives the phone roaming access on Canada’s Telus network. And … well, that’s it. You’ll be up to Build JSS15J.I535VRUCNC1 with this one. So update at your leisure, if you’re the kind who has to update all the things. (Like some of us around here.)
Source: Verizon support (pdf); Thanks to Ryan and everyone else who sent this [Read More...]
Canadian carrier Telus today announced that it’s now putting up for preorder the Samsung Galaxy S5, Gear 2 smartwatch, and Gear Fit fitness tracker. Telus also has changed up the pricing for its GS5, lowing it by $ 20 to $ 229 on a two-year contract. Outright price remains $ 730.
Free on contract or C$ 500 outright
Canadian residents wanting a Nexus 5 in one of their country’s national colors can now pick up the “bright red” version of the phone from TELUS. The Canadian carrier is offering the current Nexus handset in red as well as the standard black, for free on a two-year contract or for C$ 500 SIM-free. That’s a good deal more than the Google Play Store [Read More...]
Canada is once again getting a jump on its neighbors to the south when it comes to carrier competition. Though the first major LTE network in North America was launched in the United States, Canada can [Read More...]
TELUS took to Twitter to officially the news that has been known for a few days now. They will indeed be launching the Samsung Galaxy Nexus on their network for Canadians to make use of. If you’re looking to pick one up, you’ll be expected to fork over $ 159.99 on a three year term. But, if you’re not one who digs contracts TELUS will have the device for $ 650 [Read More...]
Back in October, TELUS put up their ‘coming soon’ page for the HTC Amaze 4G but never mentioned any dates for release. Now, it looks as though they are finally getting set to roll this one out to everyone on November 4th. Pricing details are said to be laid out like this:
$ 99.99 on a 3-year contract $ 500 on a 2-year contract $ 550 on a 1-year contract [Read More...]
While the Samsung Galaxy S II has been available in Canada for quite some time now, TELUS has been holding back their release for whatever reason but the time has come and they’re ready to release it. October 28th is when the Samsung Galaxy S II X, as TELUS is branding it will drop bringing its 1.5Ghz dual-core processor goodness. Still no word on pricing as yet but the [Read More...]
The HTC Amaze 4G is headed to Canada on the TELUS network. HTC’s latest high-end phone is listed as “coming soon” on the Canadian carrier’s website. The Amaze 4G is a pretty amazing phone, if you’ll mind the pun. Rocking a 4.3-inch qHD display, Sense 3.0, a dual-core 1.5 GHz processor, Android 2.3.4 and an 8MP rear camera, it’s sure to offer an exceptional experience.
No release date has been announced, but [Read More...]