Tag Archive: Verizon

Samsung Galaxy J3 V now available on Verizon for $7 a month

Tired of paying high prices for features you don’t need from today’s flagships? Verizon announced the availability of the new feature-packed Samsung Galaxy J3 with Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow.The Samsung Galaxy J3 is now available in two flavors — the 16GB* Samsung Galaxy J3 V (available on the Verizon device payment plan) and the 8GB* Samsung

Verizon procrastinators can send an eGift to their father’s using Verizon Messages

Father’s Day is this Sunday, and millions of Verizon customers who procrastinated to buy a gift, can send an eGift using Verizon Messenger at the last minute. Verizon Messenger is Verizon’s own messaging app that you can install on your Android or iOS device from the Google Play Store or the Apple App Store. The app

The affordable Galaxy J3 V is now available on Verizon for $168

Verizon has announced that two versions of the Galaxy J3 are now available on its network with the J3 V being added to the catalog. Both the new 16GB Galaxy J3 V and 8GB Galaxy J3 (2016) support Verizon’s LTE network allowing owners to take advantage of 4G transfer speeds. Not only that, but you’re also looking at a 5-inch S-AMOLED display and a 1.2 GHz quad-core processor.

Storage expansion is possible thanks to the included  [Read More…]

You can now pre-order the ASUS ZenPad Z8 on Verizon ahead of June 23 launch

The ASUS ZenPad Z8 is set to launch on Verizon in the U.S. on June 23, and if you’re interested in picking the tablet up you can pre-order a unit from today. Priced at $ 249, the ZenPad Z8 can be taken out on a device payment plan for $ 11 per month for two years. It’s also ASUS’ fist Qualcomm-powered tablet to launch on Verizon too.

The tablet itself features the Snapdragon 650 hexa-core 64-bit  [Read More…]

Verizon updates Galaxy Note 5, S6 edge+ with June security patch

Verizon is now pushing out a set of updates to both the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 edge+. Both updates bring the phones up to date with the latest Android security patches from Google.

Says Verizon:

The current software update gives you the most up to date Android™ security patch on your device.

Once installed, you should find your Galaxy Note 5 or S6 edge+’s security patch level in current with the latest June update.  [Read More…]

Verizon apparently down in much of Florida

It’s not just you. Verizon Wireless — and in particular the voice end of things — apparently is down in much of Florida. Twitter is aflame. Our inbox is all lit up.

We’ve shot an email to Verizon to see what’s up and will update if and when we hear back. But hopefully they’re working on fixing that instead of wasting time on us.

Thanks to everyone who sent this in!

Verizon pushes June security patch update to Galaxy S7 and S7 edge

Verizon is now pushing out a fresh update to the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, bring both phones up to date with the latest security patches from Google.

From Verizon:

The current software update gives you the most up to date Android™ security patch on your device.

Once the update is installed, you should find that your Galaxy S7 or S7 edge’s security patch level is current with the latest June updates. For more on  [Read More…]

Moto Z and Moto Z Force will be Verizon exclusives through this fall

Speaking at Lenovo Tech World, Lenovo revealed that the new Moto Z and Moto Z Force will be exclusive to Verizon upon launch. Launching as the Moto Z Droid Edition, the phones will remain exclusive at the carrier until this fall.

If you’re looking forward to picking up an unlocked version of the Moto Z or Moto Z Force, you’ll have to wait until “this fall” if you call the U.S. home. For those in other parts  [Read More…]

Verizon starts pre-orders for LG K8 V Android phone

Starting today, pre-orders of the LG K8 V for customers will be available exclusively from Verizon. LG K8 V Features Display: 5″ HD (720×1280) CPU: 1.3 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon Quad Core Camera: 8MP rear/5MP front Storage: 16GB of which 9.3GB is usable, microSD up to 128GB Battery: Removable 2125 mAh OS: Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow Pre-order

Best Verizon prepaid phones

Not one for contracts? Go prepaid with Verizon and pick the right phone.

If you’re going prepaid, you can certainly try to bring your own device to Verizon, but it’s pretty strict about which phones it’ll allow (many unlocked phones aren’t even compatible with the network).

Otherwise, Verizon has a selection of prepaid phones that you can purchase directly, which may make for less of a headache in the long run. Here are a few that  [Read More…]