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The best phones available at Verizon

Verizon has a far-reaching wireless network in the US and compliments it with a wide variety of phone choices. There’s no shortage of selection, at any price point, and the carrier does well to support its growing 5G network. Indeed, it also nabs an exclusive phone from time to time, too.

Here, we gather up a handful of the best phones you can purchase at Verizon today. This isn’t a list of the best overall with the top-notch performance. Rather,  [Read More…]

The best deals available at Verizon (October 2019)

As hard as it is to believe, we’re officially in the fourth quarter of the year. That’s right, the stretch of time where new phones show up and the discounts and promotions get really interesting.

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Here, we highlight the savings and discounts that can be currently had at Verizon. This isn’t an exhaustive list, but what we think are the best from the carrier.

Note that some of these will let you mix and match or double up  [Read More…]

Is Verizon Prepaid a better value than Visible?

Unlimited for less Visible

$ 40/mo. at Visible

Pros Unlimited talk, text, and LTE data Unlimited hotspot (5Mbps) Verizon LTE Lower unlimited price Cons No international service Fewer available phones No roaming or 3G service

Visible offers a great unlimited option for smartphone users that are covered by the Verizon LTE network, which is most people. With a simple flat rate, this is a great option for heavy and light data users alike.

Plenty  [Read More…]

Verizon 5G now live in NYC, Panama City, and Boise

Verizon today expanded its 5G network by another three markets, bringing its total to 13 cities and 13 NFL stadiums.

As previously reported, Verizon 5G has gone live in parts of New York City, including select areas of Manhattan, Brooklyn, the Bronx, and “around several landmarks throughout the city.”

READ: Where is Verizon 5G available?

More specifically, Verizon outlines how things will look in the short term for those who have its service in NYC.

Manhattan: Midtown, Financial District, Harlem,  [Read More…]

Verizon is down for the second time in less than a week

The carrier was also down last Friday.

What you need to know Verizon is down for many people across the United States. Data is not working and people can’t activate phones. Verizon was also down late last week.

Another day, another Verizon outage.

On Monday, September 23, Verizon subscribers reported service issues with the wireless service. Taking a look at Down Detector and Twitter, there are complaints about data not working, Verizon’s website being down for some  [Read More…]

Is there any reason to get Verizon over Visible?

Enough of everything Visible

$ 40/mo. at Visible

Pros No contract Unlimited talk and text Unlimited LTE data Unlimited hotspot (5Mbps) Cons Fewer phones No 3G or roaming access

Visible has an impressive set of features, especially considering the price. With one of the largest LTE networks combined with an unlimited package including hotspot connectivity, Visible is about as close as it comes to hassle-free wireless.

More is more Verizon Wireless

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PSA: Verizon is down for a lot of people in the U.S. right now

It’s unclear when the service will be back up and running.

What you need to know Verizon Wireless is down for a lot of people in the U.S. The most affected states include Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Kansas. It’s unclear right now when service will be back to normal.

We hate to interrupt your Friday with this kind of news, but if you’ve been having issues with your Verizon service today, you aren’t alone. For a lot of  [Read More…]

Verizon taps NYC for its 11th 5G city

Verizon on Thursday confirmed that its 5G network will go live in New York City starting September 26.

According to the carrier, its 5G mmWave will be available in uptown, downtown, midtown, Brookly, Queens, and The Bronx. It’s worth noting, though, that Verizon hasn’t offered up a map showing specific coverage or expectations.

Once deployed, New York City will be the 11th market to offer Verizon 5G; the carrier has a goal of hitting 30 cities by the end of  [Read More…]

Verizon expected to sell OnePlus phones starting next year

What you need to know Verizon reported to begin selling OnePlus phones as early as next year. At this point it’s unclear if the carrier will have an exclusive OnePlus model. Also unknown whether the phone will support Verizon’s 5G network.

Verizon has worked out a deal to begin selling OnePlus phones, possibly as early as next year, according to reporting from Android Police. Indications are that the partnership is locked in, though specifics such as whether Verizon  [Read More…]

Verizon Prepaid Buyer’s Guide (September 2019)

Many consumers in the US are familiar with the top-tier wireless service providers in Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint. They’re the so-called “Big Four” and what a lot of people think are the only players in the game. That’s hardly the case.

Select carriers offer their own prepaid services with different rate plans, phone selection, and support. Let’s take a look at one in particular, Verizon Prepaid.

What’s different from Verizon?

Verizon Prepaid operates in the United States using the same network  [Read More…]