Tag Archive: Verizon


Verizon dangles deals for Father’s Day

Verizon is offering up a number of limited-time promotions as part of a deal for Father’s Day. While most of them revolve around Samsung in one capacity or another, some of the savings can be had in other ways. Each has a prerequisite or caveat, but chances are good that if you are buying a

Verizon Galaxy S5 now receiving its Marshmallow update

If you’re rocking the Galaxy S5 from Verizon, you may want to check your phone for an update. The carrier is now pushing out the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow update, which has a software version of MMB29M.G900VVRU2DPD1 this time around.

Following the update, you’ll be able to take advantage of Doze, the enhanced permission controls and much more.

Verizon notes that the update also includes:

This software update brings the latest Android™ Marshmallow OS along with Wi-Fi  [Read More…]

ASUS ZenPad Z8 for Verizon Wireless specs leak: 8-inch display, 8MP camera, and more

It looks like Verizon Wireless is on track to add another Android-based tablet to its roster, based on newly leaked information regarding the upcoming device.

Evan Blass (@evleaks) has released information and an image of what is being called the ASUS ZenPad Z8. Thanks to prominent branding on the front of the device, it’s obvious that this is headed to Verizon Wireless at some point in the future.

According to the leaked specs, the ZenPad Z8 will feature an 8-inch display  [Read More…]

Verizon offers BOGO deal on the HTC Desire 526

Verizon Wireless has a new promo offer on the HTC Desire 526, allowing customers to pick up a second phone with the purchase their first.

HTC revealed the BOGO offer on the mid-range Desire 526 on its Twitter account. The phone costs $ 120 without a contract or $ 5 a month for 24 months:

Through this weekend, score two #Desire526 phones for the price of one at @Verizon: https://t.co/rzSFs3ZTms pic.twitter.com/oEwdc3C55H

— HTC USA (@HTCUSA) May  [Read More…]

Verizon HTC 10 to gain camera improvements and more starting May 27

Verizon will begin pushing an update to the HTC 10 starting tomorrow, May 27. The update will bring camera improvements as well as additional fixes. We’ve seen the update hit the unlocked versions already, and tested the improvements for ourself.

HTC’s VP of Product Management Mo Versi made the announcement on Twitter.

Verizon HTC 10 owners! We have the approval for the MR update that includes camera improvements and additional fixes. OTA to  [Read More…]

Verizon is currently offering $100 off the HTC 10

Verizon is currently offering $ 100 off the HTC 10 when you purchase it on a new device payment plan. You will need to make your purchase online, but Verizon is also waiving the activation fee online, and shipping is free. Normally, Verizon charges $ 648 for the phone, so with this savings you’ll be able to grab one for $ 548.

Psst… @Verizon customers, right now you can snag an #HTC10 online  [Read More…]

Verizon rolls out updates to the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge

Verizon Wireless has begun rolling out updates to the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge Both updates offer a few new features along with improvements and bug fixes.

Both updates for the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge have the same version number of MMB29K.G925VVRU4CPD2. Here’s what’s included:

Fixes Google Play Store app update and download errors Resolves Visual Voice Mail access issues Google “Search” is now available in Settings menu You can now answer  [Read More…]

Verizon pushes small security update to the original Droid Turbo

Droid Turbo owners, you’ve got a fresh update on its way courtesy of Verizon. If you, like everyone else, were hoping to finally secure some Marshmallow sweetness, however, you’ll want to prepare for disappointment. The latest update simply includes improvements to call performance, along with the “latest” Android security patches, Verizon says.

While up-to-date security is nothing to scoff at, this update certainly won’t please those who have been waiting what feels like ages for a taste  [Read More…]

Verizon revamps prepaid plans with more data

Verizon has unveiled a new set of prepaid phone plans this morning. The new plans include more data, and the largest plan, at $ 60 a month, features unlimited calling to the U.S, Canada, and Mexico. “Whether you’re just starting out with your own wireless plan or simply love to have complete control of your wireless

Verizon adds more data to its prepaid smartphone plans

Verizon Wireless has announced the company is adding more data to its prepaid plans for smartphones, with 6GB of data a month for $ 60 and 3GB of data for $ 45 a month.

Here’s the breakdown of what the new prepaid smartphone plans offer for Verizon customers:

6 GB of data including 1 GB of AutoPay Bonus Data with unlimited talk and text in the U.S. and unlimited text and calling to Mexico and Canada  [Read More…]