Verizon iPhone Fact Sheet

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The iPhone 4 will finally be available on Verizon; America’s largest wireless network. Verizon’s iPhone 4 will be released on Feb 10th ending years of speculation in this regard. Availability Verizon’s iPhone 4 was available for pre-sale from Thrusday Feb 3th. The entire inventory was sold the same evening. The phone will now be available on Verizon’s website from Feb 9th and in Apple and Verizon stores from Feb 10th. Pricing Verizon and AT&T have almost identical prices for their iPhones with both companies selling the 16GB iPhone 4 at $199 and the 32GB version at $299. → Read More

Verizon to Slow Down Data Hogs

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Even as wireless giant Verizon prepares to add the iPhone to its wireless network in the United States, it has announced that it will curb data transfer speeds of those subscribers who represent the top 5% bracket when it comes to data usage. The company has added that such speed curbs would only be imposed during periods of network congestion. This change in policy takes effect from Thursday and is currently applicable only to new subscribers. A number of telecom networks including T-Mobile have adopted similar measures recently. These measures are collectively referred to as “throttling” and are used to ease network congestion and reduce bandwidth costs. → Read More