AT&T Shows Philly Some Brotherly LTE Love
AT&T today announced that its LTE 4G network is now live in Wilmington, Del., and Philadelphia. AT&T recently said that these two cities would receive LTE by the end of the year, and followed up to say the are now live with LTE coverage. AT&T customers in these markets who own LTE-capable devices should notice dramatically faster wireless data speeds. AT&T plans to cover nearly 40 more cities with LTE by the close of 2012, reaching a total of 100 markets before 2013.
T-Mobile Updates Coverage Map with Customer Data
T-Mobile today unveiled a new coverage map that it claims is far more accurate than the maps offered by its competitors. T-Mobile is populating the map with data generated by its own customers.
AT&T Shows Off '5G Evolution' Mobile Hotspot
AT&T today announced the Netgear Nighthawk Mobile Hotspot Router, what it calls the first 5G evolution mobile hotspot. The device supports AT&T's test 5G networks in select markets, such as Austin, Texas, and AT&T's existing LTE 4G network everywhere else.
Verizon Debuts LTE Advanced with 50% Faster Speeds
Verizon Wireless today said it has launched LTE Advanced service in 461 markets around the country, covering some 288 million POPs or 90% of Americans. Verizon's LTE Advanced relies on two- and three-channel carrier aggregation to boost speed and capacity.
T-Mobile Says Gigabit LTE Available to Select Phones
T-Mobile today said more customers around the country should have access to faster wireless speeds. The company has reached several new milestones with respect to its wireless network.