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Rogers turns on 700 MHz spectrum for communities in Vancouver, Calgary and Toronto

Rogers turns on 700 MHz spectrum for communities in Vancouver, Calgary and Toronto

Rogers just activated their fresh 700 MHz spectrum in a few regions across Canada. Toronto, Calgary, and Vancouver are the lucky cities today, though we can expect a nationwide rollout eventually. 700 MHz has been widely described as “beachfront” spectrum that’s particularly good at penetration, so you can keep a signal in elevators and parking garages, for example. It also provides...

Simon Sage 34
HTC 8X, 8S on Bell Mobility and Rogers started receiving GDR2 too; get Data Sense

HTC 8X, 8S on Bell Mobility and Rogers started receiving GDR2 too; get Data Sense

Yesterday was a whirlwind day of news for Windows Phone and as such, a few items fell between the cracks. Sorry! But that’s what Thursday’s are for, evidently. So today we want to remind our friends up north in Canada who have an HTC 8X or HTC 8S that you should check for an OS and firmware update on your phone. We received numerous tips from users noting that Bell Mobility and Rogers...

Daniel Rubino 74
Lumia 1020 not to be exclusive to Rogers in Canada, also heading to TELUS with Lumia 625

Lumia 1020 not to be exclusive to Rogers in Canada, also heading to TELUS with Lumia 625

We reported earlier that Canadians will be able to enjoy the Lumia 1020 from Nokia this coming October. This information still stands, but we also stated the Windows Phone will be exclusive to Rogers. This part is where it's not entirely accurate. TELUS will also be stocking the Lumia 1020 as well as the new, gigantic Lumia 625. Good news if you're not with the mobile operator....

Rich Edmonds 53