Hang tight to that Samsung SWC-E100 ExpressCard
you snatched up as one of the few early adopters in Baltimore -- that thing could one day be a serious relic (or rare eBay find). Just over a year since launching the perplexedly named XOHM
WiMAX service, Sprint has decided to rechristen the whole thing Sprint 4G after its workings with Clearwire
. Reportedly, the carrier will be offering up dual-mode
CDMA / WiMAX modems as early as the end of this year (at least in the Charm City), while similarly equipped handsets won't be too many months behind (just like we'd heard
). Kinda hurts to know you can't add a CDMA radio into that WiMAX-only
card you already purchased, huh?