Sprint and Dish to Trial LTE 4G Broadband to Homes
Sprint today announced that it is partnering with Dish Networks to offer LTE 4G-based broadband in Corpus Christi, Texas. Dish will be responsible for installing the satellite dish and in-home networking gear, and Sprint will deliver TDD-LTE via its 2.5GHz spectrum. Sprint expects the trial to be up and running by the middle of 2014. The companies will consider expanding the service to other markets depending on the success of the trial. Clearwire, which Sprint now owns, offered similar in-home broadband service over its WiMax network.
Although, for someone getting wireless broadband, the 60Mbps should be plenty compared to th...
I wonder how that will all work out and would this Dish equipment allow Sprints LTE network to provide speeds higher than the possible speeds on their towers 60Mbps?
Using airwaves to support fixed locations in densely populated urban areas where there are lots of users is not a good idea.
Fixed wireless deployment is a GREAT idea for ...