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Topic: iPhone 5

US Cellular to begin selling Apple products this year

05/03/2013, 09:05 am

U.S. Cellular, the sixth-largest wireless provider in America, announced on Friday that it will begin carrying Apple products later this year.

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Apple releases iOS 6.1.4 for iPhone 5 with updated audio profile for speakerphone

05/02/2013, 01:05 pm

Apple on Thursday issued a new software update for iPhone 5 owners, adding an updated audio profile for speakerphone. The minor update is now available for download and install.

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Rumor: Apple returned batch of 8 million defective iPhones to Foxconn

04/22/2013, 08:04 am

A batch of as many as 8 million iPhone units were reportedly not up to Apple's standards after being assembled by Foxconn, and were subsequently returned to the company.

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Verizon's 4M iPhone activations in line with expectations, showing Apple's 'stability'

04/18/2013, 11:04 am

While iPhone growth may be slowing, Apple's hugely profitable smartphone franchise isn't going anywhere, as evidenced by the latest on-target activation numbers at Verizon, the largest carrier in the U.S.

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Apple's iPhone accounted for 4M of Verizon's 7.2M total Q1 smartphones

04/18/2013, 08:04 am

With 7.2 million total smartphones activated in Verizon's first fiscal quarter, the iPhone accounted for more than half, with 4 million total Apple handsets activated in the three-month span.

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iPhone 5 debuts to lines, crowds, and commercials on T-Mobile

04/12/2013, 12:04 pm

On Friday, Apple's iPhone finally launched on T-Mobile, the United States' fourth-largest wireless carrier, with customers able to pick up Apple's bestselling smartphone on T-Mobile's new UNcarrier pricing structure.

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Cheap smartphones besting Apple, Samsung in growing Indian market sales

04/12/2013, 09:04 am

Local smartphone makers in India with aggressively low prices are outselling worldwide market leaders Apple and Samsung, according to new data.

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AT&T's 4G LTE network to hit 79 new markets by summer

04/10/2013, 03:04 pm

AT&T-based users of Apple's iPhone 5 and LTE-enabled iPads will soon find their data access speeds greatly increased in a number of markets, as the carrier announced on Tuesday the expansion of its 4G LTE network to 79 new areas.

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T-Mobile announces iPhone trade-in plan to woo current owners from competing carriers

04/10/2013, 01:04 am

Ahead of debuting the iPhone 5 on its network later this week, T-Mobile on Tuesday announced the start of a trade-in program that offers current iPhone owners a chance to grab the latest Apple handset at no upfront cost and a $120 credit to put toward the "un-carrier's" monthly device fee.

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Tele2 officially activates 4G LTE for Apple's iPhone and iPad in Sweden

04/09/2013, 01:04 am

Months after Apple's iPhone 5 launched in Sweden, cellular operator Tele2 has finally enabled 4G LTE for the device after getting approval to do so in January.

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T-Mobile carrier update brings LTE, Visual Voicemail for unlocked iPhone 5

04/05/2013, 03:04 pm

A software update released on Friday will give iPhone 5 users on T-Mobile access to the carrier's LTE network, in addition to adding a number of other features like Visual Voicemail

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Unlocked GSM iPhones on T-Mobile could get LTE with carrier update

04/02/2013, 01:04 pm

T-Mobile customers that brought their iPhones over to the carrier will see feature enhancements and perhaps even a data speed boost when the carrier rolls out an update on Friday.

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AT&T to offer iPhone 5-compatible HD Voice later this year

04/01/2013, 08:04 pm

At the VentureBeat Mobile Summit in Sausalito, Calif., on Monday, AT&T Senior Vice President Kris Rinne announced that the second-largest U.S. carrier will roll out support for HD Voice over its 4G LTE network sometime this year.

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iPhone on T-Mobile US seen as a 'big deal' that will help Apple's June quarter

03/27/2013, 08:03 am

Though T-Mobile is the fourth-largest carrier in the U.S., Apple's new iPhone agreement with the wireless provider has been viewed as a "big deal" that will serve as an additional sales catalyst.

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T-Mobile's iPhone 5 to support AWS, will ship unlocked in April

03/26/2013, 04:03 pm

For its debut on T-Mobile, the iPhone 5 is being reworked straight from the factory to take advantage of the carrier's Advanced Wireless Services (AWS) bandwidths, a modification that reportedly cannot be done with a simple software update.

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T-Mobile will be only US carrier to offer 'HD Voice' on Apple's iPhone 5

03/26/2013, 12:03 pm

At a media event announcing its new payment plans and 4G network on Tuesday, T-Mobile was certain to point out that it will be the only U.S. carrier offering high-fidelity voice transmissions with the iPhone 5.

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Apple's iPhone 5 debuts on T-Mobile April 12 with $99 upfront payment plan

03/26/2013, 11:03 am

Customers of T-Mobile, the fourth-largest carrier in the U.S., will get long awaited access to Apple's iPhone when the iPhone 5 launches on the carrier's network April 12.

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New 'Why iPhone' section of Apple's web site touts smartphone superiority

03/16/2013, 05:03 pm

After years of all but avoiding any mention of its mobile competitors, Apple has launched a new site that highlights iPhone's advantages as a smartphone, similar to its "Get a Mac" campaign that took on Windows PCs.

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Apple's 3.5% smartphone share gain was Android's loss in Q4

03/06/2013, 02:03 pm

The launch of the iPhone 5, combined with the continuing popularity of the iPhone 4S and iPhone 4, allowed Apple's iOS to grow by 3.5 percentage points in the U.S. market, taking share away from Google's Android OS.

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Leap Wireless says iPhone sales falling short, could meet only 50% of first-year commitment

02/27/2013, 07:02 pm

It was revealed in a recent filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission that Cricket, the prepaid cellular carrier owned by Leap Wireless, expects to sell about half the number of iPhones it committed to move over the first year of its agreement with Apple.

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