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iPhone possibly coming to T-Mobile instead of Verizon?

T-Mobile hoping to have the iPhone as early as this year

| Mobile Devices News | Posted: Jul 23, 2010 4:08 am

It's hard to believe that there's a iPhone exclusivity rumor out there that does nt involve Verizon since we've been getting hammered with those tidbits for months now. It seems there's a new player in the U.S. market for the iPhone though: T-Mobile.

 

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The U.S.'s fourth largest wireless carrier may be making a play to bring the iPhone to their network. According to a source for Cult of Mac, talks between Apple and T-Mobile are "at an advanced stage," and T-Mobile users could see the iPhone as early as Q3 2010.

 

What's the connection that could be making this happen? Deutsche Telecom, which is T-Mobile's parent company, carries the iPhone in Germany and may have possibly gotten involved in the talks. "T-Mobile USA is hoping to start selling the popular smartphone later this year or next year," stated Deutsche Telekom's CEO Rene Obermann in an interview with the Financial Times.

 

NEWS SOURCES:Cultofmac.com

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