Motorola this week launched the Droid 4, a smartphone with a slide-out QWERTY keyboard.
The iPad 3 will be the first iPad to connect with the Verizon and AT&T 4G LTE networks, according to one source.
iPhone helped drive up activation numbers for Sprint. Still, the company posted a major loss in the last quarter of 2011, thanks to the iPhone.
A new data deal from Verizon Wireless is tied to the release of the Droid 4 smartphone.