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iPhone 4G: Verizon Wireless, Sprint and some other carriers

In the last hour Biz Journals has posted an article, which suggests that Apple’s iPhone may need Verizon thanks to stiff competition from Google Android. The UK has already opened up the iPhone to other networks, but AT&T still have iPhone exclusivity in the U.S.

The article also reveals just how close Google are to Apple in terms of global smartphone traffic – Apple are on 50 percent, with Google trailing with 24 percent.

With the amount of Android handsets being churned out recently, particularly the HTC EVO on Sprint, Google’s share of the smartphone market is only going to rise before the end of the year.

Is this a clear indication that Apple want to take a firm grip on the overall market by annoucning a CDMA iPhone on Verizon? Have a read of the article above, then let us know your thoughts on this.

Do you agree with the article over at Biz Journals? Do Apple need more carrier choice?

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Written by Alan Ng

Alan has been working for Product-Reviews since 2009 and became the Editor-in-chief in 2014. He has a passion for technology, the latest mobile phones and gadgets, and the gaming industry. Alan is a graduate of Canterbury Christ Church University and completed a B.A in Commercial Music in 2008. While expressing a keen interest in all areas that PR cover, you'll usually find Alan in the gaming section, where he'll be keeping enthusiasts up to date on all the latest news and reviews for consoles and PC.

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