Last week Huawei announced plans to launch an LTE version of the Ascend P1 Android smartphone. Today, the Ascend P1 LTE won approval from the FCC, sporting the model number U9202L-3. Test reports for the Ascend P1 LTE show that the device won approval for LTE bands IV and XVII, HSPA+/HSUPA/HSDPA/UMTA bands I, II, IV and V, and GSM bands 850, 1800 and 1900. LTE band IV is used by AT&T in the United States, along with GSM bands 850 and 1900.
Huawei has announced that it will first launch the Ascent P1 LTE in the UK on the EE network, with other carriers to follow later.
HTC unveiled its latest Windows Phone phone, the Windows Phone 8X, earlier this month. Today, the 8X made an appearance on the FCC, winning approval for its WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, GSM and WCDMA capabilities. The device was approved for GSM bands 850 and 1900, as well as WCDMA bands II and V, which is a good sign that this version of the 8X will be making an appearance on AT&T.
Nokia’s Lumia 920 Windows Phone 8 phone arrived on the FCC today. The device won approval for WCDMA bands II and V, GSM 850/1900, Bluetooth, WiFi and NFC. Those GSM and WCDMA bands correspond to AT&T’s service in the United States. However, Nokia’s FCC filings did not mention AT&T’s LTE bands.
Samsung’s Galaxy Note II smartphone made an appearance on the FCC today, winning approval for dual band WiFi, Bluetooth and NFC. The device was also approval for GSM/GPRS/EDGE bands 850 and 1900, which correspond to AT&T’s service in the United States. FCC documents did not include any mention of LTE bands – approval for LTE may be coming in an upcoming FCC filing.
The Galaxy Note II will feature a 5.5-inch Super AMOLED display and a quad-core Samsung Exynos 4412 processor. The device is expected to be released next month.
HTC Droid Incredible 4G LTE gets an FCC teardown with wireless charging battery cover, extended battery
HTC’s Droid Incredible 4G LTE was released by Verizon back in July, adding an LTE device to HTC’s popular Incredible line. Now, thanks to the FCC, we get to take a look inside the Incredible 4G LTE, as well as a glimpse at the device’s wireless charging extended battery.
In addition to internal photos of the Incredible 4G LTE, we also get a glimpse at HTC’s wireless charging battery cover, also known as the BR C830. The wireless charger works just like a Powermat charger, easily charging the Incredible 4G LTE once the device is placed on top of the charging mat.
Check out the full gallery of Droid Incredible 4G LTE pictures in the gallery below.
LG’s P870 smartphone, aka the Cayenne, made an appearance on the FCC today en route to a launch on AT&T. Test reports show that the device will support AT&T’s WCDMA and LTE bands, and will feature NFC.
Prior leaks about the P870’s specs suggest that the device will feature a 960×540 screen and Android 4.0. The device is expected to use a Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8960 processor and sport a 4-inch screen, 1GB of RAM and 5MP rear camera.
Check out LG’s FCC filing for the P870 here. No word on pricing or a release date.