MediaFLO Expands Footprint to 19 More Markets
Today Qualcomm announced that its MediaFLO mobile TV service is now available in 19 more markets. In addition to the expansion to markets such as Atlantic City, N.J.; Greensboro, N.C. and Wilmington, Del., Qualcomm also said that a large handful of other markets will see enhanced coverage and service. Qualcomm's MediaFLO footprint now covers some 68 markets across the U.S., and is available via AT&T and Verizon Wireless. This most recent expansion has been made possible by those TV stations who've switched away from analog to digital broadcasting.
Verizon Expands XLTE to 6 More Markets
Verizon Wireless today marked the one-year anniversary of its XLTE service by expanding coverage to six additional markets. XLTE is now available in Marshalltown, Iowa; Madisonville and Owensboro, Ky.; Traverse City, Mich.; Meridian, Miss.; and Martinsville, Va.
Verizon Lights Up AWS Spectrum in 22 More Markets
Verizon Wireless today announced it has expanded the reach of its "XLTE" footprint by 22 markets. Verizon's LTE network runs on 700MHz almost nationwide, but it has been adding coverage in the 1700MHz band throughout the year and marketing the dual-band 700/1700MHz coverage as XLTE.
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.
Verizon Brands Its Dual-Band LTE Markets as 'XLTE'
Verizon Wireless today announced the launch of XLTE service, which is a new way for the company to market its dual-band LTE network. Verizon Wireless initially deployed LTE in the 700MHz band.