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Verizon No Longer Activating 3G-Only Smartphones

1 month ago   |   By Android Headlines

Verizon has confirmed that it is no longer activating 3G-only handsets and will only activate smartphones that support its 4G LTE network from now on. The network operator said the decision ensures a smooth transition to LTE-capable services and products as it works to shut down its 3G CDMA network by the end of 2019. The carrier already announced its plans to shut down its older 2G and 3G networks back in 2016, and has already implemented measures to help subscribers transition to its LTE network. The company is offering LTE-capable flip phones to customers since last year, and it has...
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