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Verizon chooses YouTube TV as its streaming service of choice

Verizon customers will soon be able to sign up for YouTube TV through Verizon.

Google and Verizon have partnered to make getting YouTube TV even easier for Verizon customers. Verizon announced today that customers will soon be able to subscribe to YouTube TV through Verizon, offering the standard fare of network channels to all wireless and broadband customers.

Whether you have Verizon wireless service, FIOS, or a wireless 5G home, you’ll now have the ability to bundle  [Read More…]

Verizon picks up its first Alcatel phone, the Avalon V

Verizon on Thursday announced it is now offering its first Alcatel smartphone, the Avalon V. This marks the first collaboration between the two, but figures to be the start of a new relationship.

The budget-friendly phone costs just $ 100 outright and features a 5.34-inch display with an 18:9 aspect ratio. It runs Android 8.1 Oreo and gets power from a Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor with 16GB internal storage.

The back of the Alcatel Avalon V houses a 5-megapixel camera  [Read More…]

Meet the Alcatel AVALON V, a budget phone headed to Verizon

A budget phone for the masses.

Alcatel’s first phone to launch on Verizon Wireless has arrived, and it’s the $ 100 AVALON V. Priced to appeal to the mass budget market, the AVALON V features a budget specs list that includes a 5.34″ FWVGA+ 18:9 display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor and a 2,460mAh battery. It’s running the out-of-date and soon to be even older Android Oreo OS, and Alcatel couldn’t confirm when it’ll be updated to  [Read More…]

Buy a new Android phone at Verizon and get a $200 prepaid MasterCard

Pick your favorite phone.

Buy a new phone at Verizon and you can get a $ 200 prepaid MasterCard. The available phones include all the latest and greatest from Android: the Samsung Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10s, Galaxy S10+, Galaxy Note9, LG V40 ThinQ, LG G8 ThinQ, Google Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL, Red Hydrogen One, or the Moto Z3. Pick any one of those phones and sign up for a new line of service on Verizon Unlimited.  [Read More…]

Verizon dials up ‘Just Kids’ smartphone plan

In 2019 it’s no longer unusual for kids to have phones – even smartphones with Android or iOS. We’re well beyond the discussion of whether or not they should have them; now, it’s a matter of which models to buy.

Many parents can attest that having a child or two on your family plan can be risky. Will they run away with the allotted data, chewing through Snapchat, YouTube, and endless re-watching of The Office on Netflix? How much data  [Read More…]

Verizon kicks off 5G network one week early; Chicago and Minneapolis go live

Verizon on Wednesday launched its mobile 5G network in parts of Chicago and Minneapolis, a shade over one week earlier than anticipated.

As to why the carrier moved things up unexpectedly and without warning, there’s a very obvious reason. By doing so it is able to claim that it’s “first commercial 5G network in the world that works with a 5G smartphone”. A feather in its proverbial cap, if you will.

Earlier in the day Korea’s SK Telecom announced it  [Read More…]

Verizon begins rolling out its 5G network in Chicago and Minneapolis

Do you have the need for speed? If so, then you’ll be happy to hear that Verizon is currently rolling out 5G connectivity a week ahead of schedule. Typical speeds are expected to be 450Mbps with peak speeds of up to 1Gbps. That makes 5G up 10 times faster than traditional LTE networks. Unfortunately, 5G speeds are limited to Chicago and Minneapolis at the moment — and only if you have the Moto Z3 with 5G Moto Mod  [Read More…]

LG G8 comes to Verizon April 11

Verizon on Thursday announced it would begin offering the LG G8 starting on April 11. The phone will run $ 840 outright or $ 35 per month for two years. Those interested in getting their hands on the LG G8 can pre-order the phone as soon as April 1.

Verizon will dangle a number of deals to help attract consumers, including freebies and discounts. Customers who trade in a smart phone and add a new line of service can receive up  [Read More…]

Save up to $400 on the Google Pixel 3 when you buy from Verizon

The best deal for the best phone.

Just go over to Verizon Wireless right now, buy the beautiful Google Pixel 3 smartphone, and save up to $ 400. The savings will be applied over the course of a 24-month billing cycle. If you’re starting a new line, you’ll just have to pay $ 16.67 a month for 24 months instead of $ 33.33 a month, which is how the $ 400 savings accumulates over time. If you’re  [Read More…]

Does the Moto G7 support Verizon?

Best answer: Yes, the Moto G7 supports all major U.S. carriers, including Verizon, Sprint, AT&T, and T-Mobile.

Budget champ: Moto G7 ($ 300)

The Moto G7 does work on Verizon

Yep, you can use the Moto G7 on Verizon with no issues.

A lot of unlocked Android phones are limited to only working on GSM networks, such as AT&T and T-Mobile, so it’s great to see that the G7 bucks this trend and supports Verizon’s network.

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