Verizon 2008 SmartPhone Articles

Popular Verizon Articles for 2008

BlackBerry Storm 9530 Review

The Storm is the first BlackBerry with a touchscreen, and Brighthand's Shaun Mahal brings us a review of Verizon's version of this highly-anticipated smartphone.

Rumored $199 Price for BlackBerry Storm/Thunder, Video Published

An upcoming touchscreen BlackBerry device is tested on video, and is rumored to have a $199 price point for Verizon.

Samsung Omnia i900 Review

The Omnia is a Windows Mobile smartphone that's brave enough to go head-to-head with the iPhone. Brighthand's Adama Brown weighs in with his thoughts on this device and its massive[...]

Verizon SMT5800 Smartphone Review

One of Verizon Wireless' Windows Mobile smartphones is the SMT5800, which includes 3G and both a keyboard and numberpad. Adama D. Brown brings us this review.

Verizon XV6900 Review

The Verizon XV6900 is a 3G Windows Mobile device with an emphasis on its touchscreen. Adama Brown brings us a review of this smartphone, which is based on the HTC[...]

Verizon Unlocking the GPS on Some Windows Mobile Smartphones

Verizon Wireless has promised to unlock the GPS on some of its recent Windows Mobile devices so they can use third-party navigation software.

Verizon Getting the Touchscreen-Based BlackBerry Storm

New information has emerged on what will be the first BlackBerry smartphone with a touchscreen, including its official name. This also indicates this device will be a world phone.

BlackBerry Storm 9530 Preliminary Review

Verizon is set to launch the first BlackBerry with a touchscreen tomorrow, and Brighthand's Shaun Mahal brings us a preliminary review of this highly-anticipated smartphone.

Brighthand FAQ: What’s the Difference Between CDMA and GSM?

Often when a new member of the Brighthand forum asks for advice on which device to buy, one of the questions that trips them up has to do with cell[...]

A Look Ahead at Three Smartphones Coming Soon to Verizon

Verizon Wireless is reportedly prepping a trio of Windows Mobile-based devices that will debut next month.

Verizon Debuts Samsung Saga

Verizon Wireless has just launched the Samsung Saga, a Windows Mobile smartphone with a small keyboard, EV-DO, and support for CDMA and GSM networks, so it can be used around[...]

Verizon Getting the Samsung Omnia

Strong evidence has emerged that Verizon is going to pick up a touchscreen-oriented Windows Mobile smartphone from Samsung.

Upcoming BlackBerry Storm Software Updates Should Improve Performance

RIM and Verizon are reportedly getting ready to release a software update for the new BlackBerry Storm that will fix many of the issues that early adopters have reported.

Brighthand FAQ: Which Is Better, EV-DO, HSDPA, or Wi-Fi?

One of the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) in the Brighthand forums is about the differences between the 3G wireless networking standards offered by the U.S. telecoms. Adama Brown does his[...]

Verizon Drops Samsung Omnia Price

Verizon has already cut the price of its version of the Samsung Omnia, even though it just launched this touchscreen-oriented Windows Mobile smartphone last week.

BlackBerry Storm Debuts in the U.S.

Verizon Wireless has just launched the BlackBerry Storm 9530. With its combination of business-friendly features and a large touchscreen, some are calling this the iPhone for the enterprise.

Rumored Nokia E72 to Supercede the E71

A leaked video shows a variant of Nokia's E71 smartphone, with it the assumption of it being its possible successor.

HTC Touch Coming to Verizon this Month?

Rumors have been circulating for some time that Verizon will soon begin offering the HTC Touch, and a new unconfirmed report gives a timeframe for when this will happen.

First Glimpse of Verizon’s Samsung i770

Verizon Wireless appears to be getting close to releasing the Samsung i770, a Windows Mobile 6.1 smartphone that may replace the i760 even though their designs are considerably different.

First Image of a Touchscreen BlackBerry Appears

Smartphones with touchscreens are all the rage now, and it appears even RIM isn't going to be able to buck the trend. There have been rumors about the first BlackBerry[...]