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Verizon makes amends, offers some discounts to first responders

Just in time for the holidays, Verizon announced it will be offering new discounts for emergency first responders. The promo is available for state and local police, fire, and EMS workers, regardless of whether they are in active duty, retirees, or volunteers.

Eligible parties will be able to save on Verizon Unlimited consumer plans, as the carrier is offering a $ 15 off one line, $ 35 off two lines and $ 40 off three or more lines. Moreover, users  [Read More…]

Verizon to start offering RCS chat on Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL today

Starting today, Verizon and Google will start rolling out Universal Profile RCS (or Chat, as the carrier calls it) in the Messaging app for Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL users on the network.

Verizon has confirmed this information to Droid-Life, and the option should start appearing beginning today, December 6.

While Big Red already supports advanced messaging features such as read receipts and typing indicators in its own Messages+ app, the Universal Profile ensures that these features will work  [Read More…]

Don’t let Verizon and AT&T’s bad 5G demos temper your 5G excitement

5G demos aren’t compelling yet, despite the serious promise the technology has.

5G is coming. We’ve heard that phrase for years now; but it’s no longer a concept, it’s reality. Carriers around the world are committing to consumer-ready 5G network launches in 2019 (in some cases, early 2019), with Qualcomm Snapdragon 855-powered smartphones that you can actually go buy and use on the network. But that’s still months away, and that makes a difference — because demos  [Read More…]

Verizon is launching RCS Chat on the Pixel 3/3XL starting Dec. 6

Universal Profile RCS chat is coming to the Pixels later this week.

Two weeks ago, Verizon announced it will kick off support for RCS — the messaging standard that’s set to replace SMS — from early 2019, and the carrier confirmed via a Reddit thread that it will roll out the RCS chat feature on the Pixel 3 and 3 XL from December 6.

The latest Pixels will be the first phones on Verizon to pick up  [Read More…]

Expect a 5G Samsung phone for Verizon in the first half of 2019

Samsung is also building its own 5G modem for international variants.

Back in August, Motorola announced the Moto Z3, along with a 5G Moto Mod slated to come out in early 2019 that will work exclusively on Verizon’s 5G network. This will make the Z3 the first 5G phone in America, and while we’re still very much looking forward to that, it won’t be the only phone with 5G for long; thanks to a recent report, we  [Read More…]

Verizon Cyber Monday: MASSIVE discounts on Google, Samsung, LG, Moto

Verizon has rolled out its official Cyber Monday deals for 2018 and there are some really great offers to consider.

If you’re looking for service and need to consider a different wireless provider, or are an existing subscriber adding to a plan, listen up. The Verizon Cyber Monday deals are definitely worth a look as you can save hundreds on the year’s top phones.

The deals are live now and are really worth looking into, especially if you’re interested in  [Read More…]

Verizon Black Friday sees $400 discounts on Pixel 3, Galaxy 9, and more

Let’s dispense with the fluff, shall we? Verizon has announced its official Black Friday deals for 2018 and there are some downright incredible offers to consider.

If you’re looking for service and need to consider a different wireless provider, or are an existing subscriber adding to a plan, listen up. The Verizon Black Friday promotions are definitely worth a look as you can save hundreds on the year’s top phones.

Starting online Thursday and in-stores Black Friday, get $ 400  [Read More…]

Get to Know: Verizon Prepaid

Practically anyone and everyone in the US is familiar with the top-tier wireless service providers. Ask around and most folks can think of Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint — they’re the so-called “Big Four”.

It’s not uncommon for most people to assume this is pretty much all there is when it comes to purchasing phones with wireless service. That’s hardly the case.

For every one of the major network operators listed above there are a number of other players in the  [Read More…]

Verizon unveils new app that lets you add multiple numbers to one device

Verizon announced a new solution for people on its network who carry multiple phones for personal and business use.

The carrier launched a new app called My Numbers which lets subscribers add up to four additional numbers to one smartphone. Interested parties can download the application via the Play Store.

Verizon’s My Numbers is not a free service

Each line costs $ 15 and comes with unlimited calling and texting, but also with its own voicemail, inbox and texting services.  [Read More…]

Does the OnePlus 6T work on Verizon?

Best answer: Yes, the OnePlus 6T does work on Verizon. It’s the first OnePlus phone to ever do so, and while it doesn’t work with the carrier’s old CDMA network, it’s fully compatible with Verizon’s LTE coverage.

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Yes, the OnePlus 6T works on Verizon

Yep, you read that right. The OnePlus 6T does, in fact, work on Verizon Wireless.

This is the very first time a OnePlus phone has worked on  [Read More…]