Verizon says iPhone will work abroad
Verizon announced that its next iPhone will work on GSM networks, which are common in other countries. AT&T's iPhone already works with GSM networks, but the Verizon iPhone doesn't yet.
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Rival AT&T Inc.'s version of the iPhone already works on GSM networks, the type common in other countries. Verizon started selling its own version on Feb. 10, but it doesn't work with GSM.
Shammo didn't say when the new phone would launch. Apple hasn't revealed any details on the next iPhone.