Coming This Fall: iPhone Partners With T-Mobile
Apple is soon to end its single-network alliance with AT&T by coming to T-Mobile. This will expand the reach of both parties, and they are working to seal the deal soon.What made T-Mobile top the bid and prove to be the best option among the rest?
Mark your calendars because by the start of fall iPhone will have ended its exclusive partnership with AT&T, its official carrier in the US (well, only for the remaining time). The mobile phone is likely to expand its reach through a team-up with T-Mobile, an esteemed source in the network reveals.
Previous observations pointed out to Verizon, the top performing network in the US, as the most likely candidate to be Apple’s additional mobile network partner. But T-Mobile’s UMTS support feature has shown better promise for iPhone than those of Verizon or even Sprint.
The downside to the deal however falls in T-Mobile’s 3G network, which does not quite fit iPhone 4’s specs. There is little knowledge whether T-Mobile’s 1700 MHz frequency band can work compatibly with iPhone’s hardware. But given the running time before Apple finally seals it with T-Mobile, the people in Apple may have worked out on this kink.View Article Source »