Apple also may have lost sales as a result of the suspension, as some customers may have decided they needed to buy a smartphone right away and couldn't wait for Apple to start pre-selling the iPhone 4G again.
It also comes loaded with a personal hotspot function, allowing you to take that 3G or 4G connection and convert the phone into a Wi-Fi hotspot that can then be shared with up to eight different devices.
Verizon seems to be ahead of the competition when it comes to getting a 4G network up and running, so some iPhone fans are hopeful that this means Verizon customers may finally get to use the iPhone.
If you still have the iPhone 3G and you're eagerly awaiting the new iPhone 4G, have a look at the iPhone 3G S to see if the differences are enough to make you want an upgrade.
Both of these smartphones take advantage of the new 4G LTE (Long Term Evolution) network from Verizon, offering some of the fastest wireless data speeds available today.
As a result of the suspension of sales for the 4G model of the iPhone, Apple had to rethink how it would offer new products to customers in the future.
Before going any further, a look at the iPhone 3G S, the newest iPhone as of the summer of 2009, may help you with your daydreams of the new 4G iPhone.
High demand for the iPhone 4 caused Apple to take drastic action in 2010 when the company was forced to make all iPhone 4G sales suspended.
Google Nexus S 4G: The first Nexus phone -- the Google Nexus One -- was the first official "Google" phone and it was made by HTC of Taiwan.
Sprint is one of the first companies to offer what is known as 4G wireless technology, or the fourth-generation of cellular technology.