Category: SaskTel

SaskTel to launch the Samsung Galaxy S III in “Garnet Red”

Similar to Bell and Virgin Mobile, SaskTel is on deck to release the Samsung Galaxy S III in “Garnet Red.” According to the internal doc we received shows the planned launch date to happen one-day next week – the price of the GS III stays the same, currently $99.99 on a 3-year, and it’ll only

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TELUS and SaskTel named in Canada’s Top 100 Employers list

Mediacorp Canada unveiled Canada’s Top 100 Employers. Since we specifically cover the mobile industry in Canada – both carriers and manufacturers – I skimmed through the list and found only two companies to be honoured with this award, TELUS and SaskTel. Clearly missing this year are Rogers, Bell, and RIM. To make the list Mediacorp

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iPhone 5 available today at SaskTel, MTS and NorthernTel Mobility

Today is a good day for those SaskTel or MTS customers who’ve been waiting for the iPhone 5 to arrive. Just 1-week after it officially launched last week, the Saskatchewan and Manitoba regional carriers are quick to release it. Much praise can be given to the build out of their HSPA+ or in MTS’ case

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All SaskTel data plans now include Canada-wide data

SaskTel has sweetened their pot today and announced that they’ve axed all data roaming charges in Canada, which actually is a giant step for the regional carriers – potentially no more nasty bills. In a press release today they noted that “Effective today, SaskTel will be eliminating all data roaming charges in Canada. In addition,

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SaskTel and MTS to launch the iPhone 5 on September 28th

During Apple’s iPhone 5 keynote on Wednesday it was revealed that the Canadian carriers of choice to launch the LTE-enabled device would be Rogers, Bell, TELUS, Fido, Virgin and Koodo Moible. There wasn’t an indication of other carriers joining the mix. However, taking a peak over at regional carriers MTS (Manitoba), and SaskTel (Saskatchewan) show

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SaskTel Samsung Galaxy S II HD LTE upgrade to ICS now available

SaskTel will be going live with their LTE network sometime later this year, but that didn’t stop them from releasing an LTE-capable device. Back in May they launched the Samsung Galaxy S II HD LTE and similar to Bell, SaskTel customers will be able to upgrade to Android OS 4.0.4 today. Go forth and check

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OS 7.1.0.523 now available for the SaskTel Bold 9790 and Curve 9380

An upgrade has been pushed through for a couple SaskTel BlackBerry devices. The Bold 9790 and Curve 9380 have both received OS 7.1.0.523, which brings better battery life and the BlackBerry Application Resource Monitor. If you’re interested in keeping up with the latest OS, then make sure you download them at the link below. As

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Curve 9320 now available at SaskTel

SaskTel has released the BlackBerry Curve 9320, which unfortunately looks like all the previous entry level Curve devices. However, this one comes with the dedicated BBM button. The runaway highlight of this smartphone is not the specs – full QWERTY keyboard, OS 7.1, 2.44-inch display, 3.2MP camera, WiFi, GPS, 1450mAh battery – but the price.

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LG Optimus L5 now available at SaskTel

Another Android OS 4.0 device has hit the shelves at SaskTel. This time the entry-level LG Optimus L5 makes an appearance and it’s competitively priced to match or outsell both Bell and Virgin $149.99. The L5 has respectable specs for an entry level and for the price: 4-inch touchscreen display (resolution of 320 x 480),

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