Category: SaskTel

Samsung Galaxy S Vibrant coming to SaskTel!

Residents of Saskatchewan must be thrilled that SaskTel is launching their new 3G network. Testing is currently happening and they are planning to go live on August 16th. SaskTel has already stated they will carry the BlackBerry Bold 9700, BlackBerry Pearl 9100, Nokia 7230, Samsung Gravity 3, Samsung Gravity Touch, Nokia 6350 and a Novatel

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SaskTel to go live with 3G+ network August 16th, 2010

SaskTel has just announced that they’ll be launching the “first phase” of their 3G+ network as a “technical trial” for select employees. This trial will last for 6 weeks and will “resolve any technical issues prior to a commercial launch”. For the rest of us we’ll have to wait until August 16th, 2010 as this

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SaskTel making 3G+ announcement tomorrow

For all those located in Saskatchewan and are waiting for SaskTel to give an update about thier anticipated 3G+ launch… it’s coming in a few short hours. SaskTel stated on Twitter that “3G+ announcement is coming tomorrow morning.” We’ve been hearing that it’s still in a soft launch scenario but they will be announcing their

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SaskTel says Mother’s Day will see 300,000 wireless long distance calls

Because of Mother’s Day coming up on Sunday, SaskTel projects customers will place more than 1.2 million long distance calls (900,000 wireline & 300,000 wireless). They also say that during peak times their network might get congested and to “minimize delays or busy signals, customers should avoid calling between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. and

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SaskTel BlackBerry Storm2 9550 now available

It was no secret that SaskTel was going to offer the BlackBerry Storm2 9550, it was just a matter of when and how much. Good news for those who are interested in getting a new touchscreen as they have just released the Storm2 on the following price plans: 3-year contract: $200.00 2-year contract: $550.00 1-year

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SaskTel recycles over 6,300 cell phones to date

Because Earth Day is this week I’m sure we’ll be seeing the carriers and manufacturers talk a great deal about green products and devices. SaskTel has come out with some stats when it comes to their cell phone recycling program: “Phones for a Fresh Start Program” . They have recycled over 6,300 since launching the

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SaskTel 2009 results increase 6.5%… total subscribers now at 541,105

SaskTel has reported their 2009 results and specifically when it comes to wireless they state that “revenues increased significantly to $375.8 million in 2009, an increase of 6.5% from 2008. Total cellular accesses increased to 541,105, up 39,085 from 2008.” Perhaps we’ll see even better results when they officially launch their HSPA network. More here

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