Category: WIND Mobile

Wind Mobile “exceeded 100,000 subscriptions in early July 2010″

New entrant Wind Mobile officially launched their wireless service back in December of 2009 and now operate in Toronto, Ottawa, Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver. After much speculation, today they officially announced they’ve “exceeded 100,000 subscriptions in early July 2010″. We’re now in the middle of August so the number might be a few thousand higher.

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Wind delays Victoria launch to at least April

WIND Mobile currently operates in Toronto, Calgary, Edmonton, Ottawa and Vancouver. The Times Colonist is reporting that Wind is delaying their Victoria launch until March or April of next year due to not having enough sites to put their cell towers in. WIND chairman Tony Lacavera stated “Right now, we’re working hard on getting sufficient

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WIND to bring on the Android Motorola Milestone XT720?

Remember a few weeks ago when Wind Mobile Chairman Anthony Lacavera stated that they’ll be launching be 1 if not 2 Android-powered devices? Well, this past week they released the first being the Huawei U8100 and it now seems the next one will be the Motorola Milestone XT720. Checking out this screenshot shows this OS

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Report: Mobilicity & Public Mobile have less than 7,000 subscribers, combined.

There’s an interesting article on the GSMA’s Mobile Business Briefing that gives insights into the number of subscribers our new entrants might have. Currently there are rumours out there that have WIND Mobile bringing in 100,000 subscribers since launching last December. However, there are no stats of either Mobilicity or Public Mobile. We’re not sure

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WIND Huawei U8100 Unboxed, now available

The Huawei U8100 is officially WIND Mobile’s first Android-powered device (You could always get the another device like the Nexus One but this is their official first in the lineup). This is now available for what looks to be a decent price of $160. I got hold of one today and took some pics of

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Confirmed: Wind Mobile’s first Android will be the Huawei U8100

Well it seems that Wind Mobile is on the verge of releasing their first Android-powered device. Taking a look at this packaging that was sent into us confirms it’ll be the Huawei U8100. We’re informed that an official announcement is coming soon and you can expect the pricing to be around the $170 mark. Specs

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Wind Mobile subscriber numbers to be released August 12th

New entrant Wind Mobile has been in operation since December of last year. There has been much speculation of how many subscribers have signed up and what the real impact they have had in the market. Rumours are that it’s around the 90,000 to 100,000 mark but nothing confirmed. If you really want to know

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Wind releases Samsung Gravity 2 in Blue

For those wanting a new choice of device to hit Wind you’re going to have to wait just a bit longer. However, they have added a new colour to an existing device once gain. This time it’s for the Samsung Gravity 2 and it’s in a stunning Blue/Silver. Same price point at $130 Check it

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Wind expands GTA distribution and partners with Value Mobile

Wind Mobile will be announcing today a retail distribution agreement with Value Mobile locations in the GTA. There will be 4 locations in total that are specifically targeting “newcomer communities”: – York Gate Mall, Etobicoke – 1 Yorkgate Blvd – Malvern – 31 Tapscott Rd, Unit T41B – East York – 45 Overlea Blvd, Unit

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