Data speeds: iPhone 5 vs. Samsung Galaxy S3 vs. iPhone 4S

Uncategorized | Saturday September 22 2012 10:30 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , ,

Data speeds: iPhone 5 vs. Samsung Galaxy S3 vs. iPhone 4S

The LTE indicator is a welcome addition to the iPhone 5's display.

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CBS Interactive)

Though its thinner profile and longer screen are two of the iPhone 5’s top draws, I’m more interested in what’s inside Apple ‘s newest handset. Yes, after a long wait, the iPhone 5 finally adds support for 4G LTE data networks. Of course, I have to point out that a galaxy of Android phones (get it!) have long (more…)

Google speeds up iPhone and iPad search

iPhone | Saturday May 19 2012 9:20 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , ,

Google speeds up iPhone and iPad search

Google has updated the iOS Search app with a feature to swipe directly from a Web page back to search results.

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Screenshot by Rafe Needleman/CNET)

Google just updated its iOS Google Search app (iTunes link). I have always preferred searching for Web content on the iPhone using Google’s dedicated search app, compared to the search box built in to Safari. Now the experience is better.

The updated (more…)

MyWi 5.5 For iOS 5.x Users Brings New Wi-Fi Sharing Feature, Faster Connection Speeds & More

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AT&T Always Had The Provision to Throttle Speeds in Its Terms Of Service

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Unlock For iPhone 3GS, iPhone 3G On iOS 4.2.1 Released [Updated]
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Sprint Rolls Out “Network Enhancements” To Improve Data Speeds For iPhone Users

News | Tuesday November 29 2011 7:34 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Ever since Sprint started selling Apple ‘s iPhone , its customers have complained about
.
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It looks like they might have found a solution to the problem as CNET reports that the carrier has been rolling out “network enhancements” that should improve data speeds.
Sprint was able to determine where the upgrades were needed through a combination of its own checks and feedback from customers.
“Initial customer response to the improvements has (more…)

iPhone 4S real-world data speeds: What Siri won’t tell you

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iPhone 4S real-world data speeds: What Siri wont tell you

At CNET’s office building, the iPhone 4S from AT&T has a hard time getting a 3G connection.

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Dong Ngo/CNET)

Cool as she is, the iPhone 4S’ new personal assistant Siri hasn’t been able to tell me in a meaningful way which iPhone 4S offers the fastest data speeds. In the end, I resorted to the usual do-it-yourself approach: a real-world test. And the results were interesting.

Prior to the testing, (more…)

iPhone 4S real-world data speeds: What Siri won’t tell you

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iPhone 4S real-world data speeds: What Siri wont tell you

At CNET’s office building, the iPhone 4S from AT&T has a hard time getting a 3G connection.

(Credit:
Dong Ngo/CNET)

Cool as she is, the iPhone 4S’ new personal assistant Siri hasn’t been able to tell me in a meaningful way which iPhone 4S offers the fastest data speeds. In the end, I resorted to the usual do-it-yourself approach: a real-world test. And the results were interesting.

Prior to the testing, (more…)

Some AT&T iPhone 4S Users Seeing Much Improved 3G Speeds – What About You?

News | Saturday October 15 2011 8:11 AM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , , , ,

 on the three carriers in the U.S., we were disappointed that the speeds were nowhere close to the theoretical maximum that iPhone 4S supports.
 had reported much faster 3G data speeds on AT&T’s network.
 in comparison to their older iPhones.
Two previous iPhone 4 users have emailed us with speed results that show significant improvements with their new iPhone 4S. The first reader located in New Jersey (image right) was able to obtain 7.71 (more…)

Sprint Claims Small Number Of Complaints Of Slow Data Speeds From iPhone 4S Users

News | Friday October 14 2011 5:30 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

launch last Friday.
PCMag, 
Sprint has released an official statement denying that the iPhone 4S has had a negative impact on its network.
, and one thing was clear: Sprint’s speeds were the lowest by far. Their users have been complaining about slow speeds since Friday, and PCMag says that this network performance also held true for their Android phones. The notion that a new iPhone launch could bring a network to its knees isn’t new at all; (more…)

Apple Unveils iPhone 4S; World Phone With Faster A5 Chip, Siri, 8-MP Camera, Faster Download Speeds, HD Video Recording

News | Thursday September 29 2011 3:13 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

After months of rumors and speculations, Apple unveiled their hotly anticipated fifth generation iPhone called
event earlier today.
As the name suggests, iPhone 4S is not a redesigned iPhone as many of us had hoped, it looks like iPhone 4 but comes with a number of new features and improvements.
iPhone 4S will be powered by Apple ‘s A5 processor that currently powers iPad 2. Apple claims it delivers up to 2 times faster performance and up to (more…)

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