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Sprint Wants To Make Your iPhone Go 4G

March 20, 2010

After Verizon's somewhat desperate trial to get your iPad online on their 3G, it's now Sprint's turn to attempt to tap into i-success. Their latest ad, aimed at promoting their Sierra Wireless Overdrive 4G WiFi hotspot (just like Verizon's MiFi, but on 4G), uses nothing less than iPhone for the purpose, with a touch of humor.

Check it out:

While using this with my iPhone still feels like a stretch, Sprint's Overdrive could have some real potential for WiFi iPad owners, indeed, in covered areas, the speed you can obtain on this generation of data networks is quite amazing.

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