The iPhone 5 packs in a number of audio related improvements including support for Wideband audio or “HD Voice,” a new noise-cancellation ear piece, three microphones (up from two in the iPhone 4S) and an updated speaker design.
Have you been prompted to install a Carrier Settings update on your Verizon iPhone 5? You’re not alone, as it looks like Apple has just released a Carrier update for Verizon iPhone 5 to fix an issue where cellular data was being used while connected to a Wi-Fi network.
The Carrier update will change the Verizon carrier settings version from 13.0 to 13.1.
Here’s some good news if you’ve just bought a Verizon iPhone 5 and travel abroad frequently.
iDownloadBlog confirms that the Verizon iPhone 5 under contract is unlocked on GSM 3G networks, which means that users will be able to use a nano-SIM card from a GSM carriers like AT&T.
Few minutes back, we reported that iPhone 5 won’t support simultaneous voice and data on Verizon or Sprint.
We were not sure if this was indeed a limitation of iPhone 5 or limitation of Verizon’s and Sprint’s 4G LTE network. We’ve just got the answer.
iPhone 5 supports faster 4G LTE networks, but it looks like it won’t support simultaneous voice and data on some carriers.
The Verge reports that Verizon has clarified that iPhone 5 customers won’t be able to surf the web while on a call even when they’re connected to LTE.
Earlier today, we reported that nTelos – a U.S. Regional carrier was going to start offering Apple’s iPhone from April 20th.
It looks like, nTelos was not the only regional carrier to get Apple’s iPhone.
Carriers are still citing shipping dates of more than 2-3 weeks for the month old iPhone 4S. The Wall Street Journal reports that surprisingly high demand is to blame for the short supply, not problems in manufacturing.