Category: WIND Mobile


No U.S. carriers taking part in 700Mhz spectrum auction: report

For a while this summer, the incumbent carriers were beating the drum over a potential spectrum coup committed by U.S.-based Verizon Wireless. Under the current rules, telcos with over 10% wireless share are only allowed to bid on one spectrum block per region; all other bidders are welcome to two. Verizon was rumoured to enter



WIND Mobile has ‘over 2,500 iPhones on the network’

WIND Mobile announced yesterday that they currently have over 650,000 wireless subscribers on their network. In the lead-up to the launch of the new iPhones, an interesting stat has emerged from a report in the Globe and Mail. According to Brice Scheschuk, WIND Mobile’s CFO, the company has over 2,500 active iPhone hooked onto its



Update: Winner selected in our Huawei Ascend Mate contest!

Update: A winner has been selected! Congratulations to Khushwant, we will be in touch! Here’s a nice little contest for you. We have a brand new Huawei Ascend Mate to give away straight from the company itself. All you have to do to win this bad boy is leave a comment below and you retweet



Ascend Mate Quick Review

The large smartphone is here to stay. And as all new technologies tend to after a few years, the commoditization of the form factor has begun. While Samsung is seen as the pioneer, or at least the trend setter, in the category, the move to larger phones began with HTC and its Windows Mobile-powered HD2.



WIND launches BlackBerry Q5 and Sony Xperia ZL

A couple new devices have found their way to the shelves of WIND Mobile. The BlackBerry Q5 is the entry-level QWERTY touch and the Xperia ZL is one of the latest device from Sony to arrive on Canadian land. Both are dramatically different devices – one BlackBerry 10 OS and the other Android – and



Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear coming to Canada on October 4th

We’ve just received word that the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 will be available, alongside the Galaxy Gear smart watch, on Friday, October 4th. That’s four weeks from today, and a couple days after it arrives in the States. TELUS was the first to send confirmation of the date, but held the price back until further