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AWS-1 or UMTS band IV(1700Mhz), is a wireless telecommunications spectrum band used for mobile voice and data services, video, and messaging. AWS-1 is used in the United States and Canada. It replaces the spectrum formerly allocated to Multipoint Multichannel Distribution Service (MMDS), sometimes referred to as Wireless Cable. The service is intended to be used by mobile devices such as wireless phones for mobile data, video, and messaging services.
A list of phones, smartphones, tablets and modems that supports the AWS frequency.
A1428 Version will be released on April 12th 2013
Many of the above listed Blackberry devices have multiple versions, only one of each being AWS compatible.
Many of the above listed HTC phones have more than one version. The consumer must ensure that he or she purchases the correct version that supports the AWS frequency. The HTC Amaze is a distinct exception to that guideline as all versions of that model are AWS compatible.
Some of the above listed Motorola phones have more than one version, only one of which is AWS compatible.