Tuesday, January 11, 2011
Verizon Welcomes the iPhone!
It's been a long 4 years for a lot of Verizon Wireless (VZW) customers. Today VZW and Apple announced their new partnership and the release of the iPhone to the Big Red network.
Feb. 3 Existing customers will be able to pre-order the device online only.
Feb. 10 General availability online and in stores.
Will be available at both Apple and Verizon retail locations
Price: 16GB: $199.99 with a two-year contract
32GB: $299.99 with a two-year contract
The NEW WHITE and BLACK iPhones will be available.
(The White was held just for this launch.)
The new iPhone 4 is functionally identical to the existing AT&T/GSM iPhone 4, but has been made CDMA compatible to run on Verizon's network. It seems there have been some antenna changes to the design with an additional antenna break in the casing.
(NEW Feature) The iPhone and now be used as a "Hot Spot/MiFi" allowing up to 5 other devices to connect to it.
(More to come as it is available.)