Verizon 2011 SmartPhone Articles

Popular Verizon Articles for 2011

Apple iPhone 4S Review: The Best Gets Better

Apple's fifth-generation smartphone isn't what many people were expecting - instead of a re-designed model, the iPhone 4S is a speed-bumped version of last year's offering. How does this new[...]

How to Increase the Battery Life of Apple’s iPhone 4S

Many of those with an iPhone 4S have complaints about the battery life. Apple has acknowledged these problems, and is working to fix them. In the meantime, users of this[...]

Apple iPhone 5: What the Rumors Say [UPDATED]

Saying that Apple is going to release an updated version of its wildly popular smartphone this summer is a safe bet -- predicting what the specifications will be is much[...]

Motorola Droid RAZR Review: Super Slim, Super Fast

The Motorola Droid RAZR is Verizon's latest 4G LTE flagship, sporting an ultra-slim design, large Super AMOLED screen and Android OS. At $300 with a new contract, is its razor-thin[...]

BlackBerry Bold 9930 Review: The Best BlackBerry Yet

The new BlackBerry OS 7 is here in the form of the BlackBerry Bold 9930. Is RIM showing us something new and different, or are you better off waiting for[...]

Who Has the Fastest 4G Network?

Of the four major U.S. wireless carriers, which one has the fastest 4G network? The test results are in, and there's little question as to which one takes the cake.

HTC ThunderBolt with Verizon 4G Can Now Be Pre-ordered

The hotly-anticipated HTC ThunderBolt can now be pre-ordered exclusively from the retailer Best Buy. This high-end Android OS model is going to be Verizon's first smartphone with support for its[...]

Motorola Droid RAZR Hands-On Preview: Slim but Powerful

The Motorola RAZR was one of the most popular feature phones of all time due to its thin and slick design. Now the RAZR is back as perhaps the thinnest[...]

Google Android OS 4.0 Review: Find Out What’s New and Different

The latest version of Google's mobile operating system is Android OS 4.0 (aka "Ice Cream Sandwich"). This debuted recently on the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, but will eventually be running on[...]

HTC Droid Incredible 2 Review

The HTC Droid Incredible 2 isn't the most advanced smartphone on the market, but it still has a lot to offer, like a 4-inch screen and an 8-megapixel camera. But[...]

BlackBerry Torch 9850 Review: No Keyboard? No Problem

With the BlackBerry Torch 9850, RIM is reaching out to smartphone buyers who prefer large screens instead of physical keyboards. Grant Hatchimonji reviews this mid-range model, which is offered by[...]

HTC ThunderBolt Hands-on Preview

The HTC ThunderBolt is going to be one of the world's first LTE-equipped smartphones, and is poised to become Verizon's new flagship model. HTC was demonstrating this upcoming device at[...]

Casio G’zOne Commando Review

Verizon's Casio G'zOne has been designed to take whatever punishment its users can dish out, while also keeping them in touch with the Web and email. Check out our review[...]

Samsung Says Android OS 2.2 for the Samsung Captivate, Fascinate, Vibrant, Epic 4 Still on the Way

Samsung says the long-delayed upgrade to Android OS 2.2 for the U.S. versions of the Samsung Galaxy S is still in testing. The company says it will be available "as[...]

Sprint’s Unlimited Data Plans Won’t Last Forever

Sprint is the only one of the Big 4 U.S. carriers to still offer an unlimited data plan that really includes unlimited data. However, the company's CEO admits that he[...]

Motorola Droid Bionic Not Coming Until Mid-Year

There's bad news for fans of Verizon's popular Droid line of high-end Android OS smartphones. Despite being pre-announced at CES early this month, the Motorola Droid Bionic isn't going to[...]

The Best Smartphones for College Students

Just about every student wants a smartphone, and rightly so -- a good phone can keep them on track balancing their classes and social life, and also keep them in[...]

Mark Your Calendars: the Apple iPhone 5 Could Debut on…

The dates for Apple's next Worldwide Developer Conference may have leaked out. Steve Jobs has used this event in previous years to announce his company's new smartphones, raising the possibility[...]

Samsung Droid Charge Review: Great Screen, Terrible Battery

The Super AMOLED screen on the Samsung Droid Charge is a sight to behold, but is that enough of a reason to by this recent addition to Verizon Wireless' lineup[...]

HTC ThunderBolt Review

The HTC ThunderBolt is Verizon's new flagship smartphone. It's the first to support this carrier's new 4G LTE network, and sports Google's Android OS, a large display, an 8-megapixel camera,[...]