AT&T: 12 More LTE Markets Launching Soon
AT&T today announced that its LTE 4G network will arrive in 12 new markets in the coming months. The new markets include Cleveland, Akron, and Canton, Ohio; Naples, Fla.; Bloomington, Lafayette, and Muncie, Ind.; Baton Rouge and New Orleans, Lou.; St. Louis, Mo.; Bryan-College Station, Texas; and Staten Island, N.Y. LTE will be rolled out to these cities during April, May, and "into early summer," though AT&T declined to provide specific launch dates. According to AT&T, it currently covers 28 markets and 74 million POPs with LTE. AT&T said that its LTE 4G footprint will double — to approximately 150 million POPs covered — by the end of 2012. AT&T expects its LTE rollout to be complete by the end of 2013.
T-Mobile Says LTE Footprint Now Matches Sprint
T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray said the company's LTE 4G network now covers 280 million POPS. That's a slight improvement from the 275 million POPs T-Mobile said it covered at the end of April.
T-Mobile Starts Deploying LTE On Its 700MHz Spectrum
T-Mobile today offered some details about its LTE network. To start, it has expanded its LTE service footprint to cover 260 million POPs — an increase of 10 million POPs over the last two months.
Sprint LTE and Spark Footprints Continue to Grow
Sprint today launched LTE service in 24 new markets and Spark service in an additional 24 markets. The company's LTE footprint now reaches 270 million POPs, while its Spark footprint reaches 125 million POPs.
T-Mobile Targets Rural Areas for 600 MHz Service, Starting with Cheyenne
T-Mobile today said it has activated its first 600 MHz cell site in Cheyenne, Wyo. T-Mobile is using Nokia equipment to provide LTE coverage across Cheyenne in the 600 MHz band.
So you lied?
Shame on you? We didn't know you were such a blue liar.
AT&T, you said you needed T-Mobile to even come close to what Verizon is offering currently, yet, you said by the end of 2013, you will have nearly 200 pops covered?
Shame on you? We didn't know you were su