Sprint Launching LTE on July 15
Sprint today announced that it will launch its new LTE 4G network on July 15. As previously announced, the first five cities to see the new network will be Atlanta, Dallas, Houston, Kansas City and San Antonio. However, Baltimore - previously announced by Sprint as a launch city - is missing from the list. Sprint plans to launch more cities throughout the year and into next, culminating with the network being "largely completed" by the end of 2013. At that point, the network should cover 250 million people across the U.S.
Sprint's Direct 2 You Reaches Boston, Philly, Atlanta, Houston
Sprint today expanded its Direct 2 You service to Atlanta, Boston, Houston, and Philadelphia. The service is live in these cities and a number of smaller cities and towns in the surrounding areas.
Sprint Says Network Vision Is Basically Done
Sprint recently indicated that its years-long Network Vision project is coming to a close. Sprint's 1900MHz LTE network covers 260 million POPs, according to Sprint CFO Joe Euteneuer, who made the comments at a Bank of America investor conference this week.
Sprint Grows Direct 2 You Footprint By Six Cities
Sprint today expanded its Direct 2 You service to the metropolitan areas of Minneapolis/St. Paul, Orlando, Phoenix, St.
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.
Complete by the end of 2013