With Father’s Day approaching (June 17), gadget guys all over Florida will be hoping to receive a high-tech toy. Verizon Wireless has a wide array of the latest, greatest wireless devices dad will love.
The new global-ready Verizon Jetpack 890L, developed by ZTE, creates a personal Wi-Fi cloud that can connect up to 10 Wi-Fi-enabled devices.
From Motorola, the MOTOACTV is sure to get dad off the couch. The gadget is a lightweight, wearable fitness performance tracker and smart music player. New for the golfer, the device is a GPS distance tracker for more than 20,000 courses.
Motorola also has a great brand new gift for the car-loving dad. The Roadster 2 helps you find your auto, dictate texts and make and take calls totally hands-free.
Wireless tablets continue to be some of the most popular consumer and business devices. Verizon Wireless offers the new iPad, Samsung Galaxy Tab and the Motorola DROID XYBOARD.
A new smartphone always is a smart choice for a gadget guy. Some of the latest at Verizon include the brand new blue Motorola DROID Razr, and the Galaxy S III by Samsung, the rugged Casio G’Zone Commando, Apple’s iPhone 4S and many more.
There are tens of thousands of great new applications and services, but two stand out for dad. The brand new viewdini is an innovative portal that brings movies, television shows and other video content to the forefront of consumers 4G LTE tablets and smartphones. And if dad is a football fan, he’ll love NFL Mobile, exclusively from Verizon, for access to live, streaming video of NFL Network. Stay up-to-date with the latest news around the league, and keep up with your team and favorite players.
Most of Verizon’s new devices run on the company’s high-speed 4G LTE network. 4G LTE technology is up to 10 times faster than the company’s industry-leading 3G network. In real-world, fully loaded network environments, 4G LTE users should experience data rates of 5 to 12 megabits per second (Mbps) on the downlink and 2 to 5 Mbps on the uplink. This means streaming videos with no buffering, or downloading and viewing full-length HD movies. Music loving dads can download songs in seconds and gamers can take part in multiplayer online action.
Verizon covers more than 80 percent of Florida residents and businesses with 4G LTE services. Nationally, the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network is available to more than two-thirds of the U.S. population in 258 markets across the country and offers more than six times the geographic coverage of its nearest competitor’s 4G LTE network.
For more information on Verizon Wireless devices and services, visit www.verizonwireless.com.
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