Category: Mobile News

Samsung Impact now available at Virgin Mobile

Virgin has added another device to the HSPA lineup. The Samsung Impact has a 3-inch full QWERTY touchscreen display (resolution of 240×400) and comes with a 3.0 megapixel camera, video capabilities, holds up to 16GB with a microSD card, MP3 player, Bluetooth 2.0. The weight of the Impact is a decent 105 grams with overall


“Refreshed” iPhones make their way to TELUS

The Apple iPhone (3G & 3GS) arrived on TELUS’ new network back in November of last year at the same prices that you would find on Rogers/Fido/Bell. Customers (except those in Manitoba or Saskatchewan) started to purchase the cool smartphone and now – 5 months after launch – it looks like TELUS has put the


International Roaming now available for Pay Before WIND customers

Graham Kingma, Head of Call Centre Operations at Wind Mobile posted some good news regarding WIND. He stated on the company blog they’ve continued building out their network to provide better coverage in their service locations (Toronto, Calgary, Edmonton and Ottawa). Specifically in the GTA  they added over 70 new sites and expanding to Markham


Samsung r100 now available at SaskTel

SaskTel is launching what seems to be new phones every week. Today they have launched the very affordable Samsung r100 at$0.00 on a 3-year contract. Other price points of this basic entry device are available at $35 on a 2-year contract; $55 on a 1-year contract and $70 no contract. The r100 has a 1.77-inch


“iPhone HD” gets a nice looking mock up

Excitement was going around the web late yesterday when the Wall Street Journal published an article that stated Apple is “developing a new iPhone to debut this summer”. Engadget followed up shortly after with news that it has a rumoured launch date of June 22nd and it’ll possibly be named “iPhone HD”. Then John Gruber


White BlackBerry Bold 9700 headed to Rogers

Thanks to a tipster who sent us an inventory screenshot of what appears to be the Rogers BlackBerry Bold 9700 soon to be available in a stylish White version. Our tipster (from a retail outlet that sells Rogers devices) was in the process of doing a hardware upgrade for a customer and noticed the description


LG Banter also available in blushing Red at Best Buy

With Future Shop having the exclusive rights to a green faceplate for the recently launched Koodo LG Banter, our friends over at Best Buy let know that they have the rights to a Red faceplate. The prices are still the same at $125 outright or $0.00 on the Tab.

Fido goes live with $19 and $29 Prepaid plans

Over the weekend Fido pushed through a couple more Prepaid plans, these were leaked online a couple weeks back and were apparently put in place to keep up with competition. The plans are priced at $19 and $19 and include such features as Call display, Voicemail, Call waiting, Call forward and billing by the minute.