Category: Fido

LG Optimus L7 pops up online, imminent launch on Rogers and Fido

All the rumours of The LG Optimus L7 coming to both Rogers and Fido can be put to rest. This Android should be hitting both carriers within days and Future Shop has confirmed it’s inevitable release. Still no word on what price Fido will make this available for, but the 3-year term at Rogers will


Fido to release the Sony Xperia U

Yesterday we let you know that Fido is preparing to refresh their lineup. An internal doc showed that the LG Optimus L7 and the HTC One S will be launching soon. Now we have another smartphone coming to the Fido brand. This time it’s the new Sony Xperia U – a mid-range Android that comes


LG Optimus L7 coming to Fido

We’ve known for a couple months now that the LG Optimus L7 was heading to Canadian soil, hitting Rogers “Lite” lineup. What we didn’t know this “L-Style” series Android was also going to be released by Fido, one of Rogers sub-brands. The above screenshot shows it’s on the roadmap, but no word yet on either


Additional proof that Fido will launch the BlackBerry Bold 9790

If you’re looking for a bit more proof the Fido will be launching the BlackBerry Bold 9790 all you have to do is head over to the official software update page. Not incredibly groundbreaking news, but it seems the OS on the Bold will be version All that’s needed now is a release date


Fido to release the BlackBerry Bold 9790

Fido is on the list of Canadian carriers to release the HTC One S later this month, still no confirmation on when this will be available or at what price points. The Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich device is also heading to Bell, Virgin, TELUS and SaksTel. In addition to this powerhouse device, Fido will


Fido prepping to launch LTE network?

When Rogers went live with their LTE network last June they gave customers the ability to reach peak download speeds of up to 75Mbps, realistically it’s between 12Mbps – 25Mbps. LTE has exploded in Canada as we’ve seen Bell and TELUS launch their networks. Recently Virgin Mobile decided to light up their LTE network (hooked


Fido Galaxy Nexus falls to $0.01 this weekend

If you are looking to score the Samsung Galaxy Nexus and want to sign up with Fido then this weekend might be the right time. Apparently there’s a deal happening – this weekend only – at corporate Fido locations that sees the OS 4.0 Android drop to $0.01 on a 3-year. Something to consider… (Thanks


Fido launches new data plan for iPads

Fido has rolled out a new data flex plan specifically for the iPad. This was originally scheduled to be available over a month ago and has nothing to do with the upcoming Apple iPad 3 event on Wednesday, however the timing is impeccable. As you can see the above internal doc shows the rates starting


Fido releases $25/month 2GB data plan

Quick plan updated for Fido – they have released a $25 2GB data plan that is only available to new and existing customers, and for those on a month-to-month basis. In addition, any data overage is charged at $10/GB. Update: The plan is now live on the Fido site here