T-Mobile Says 21Mbps HSPA+ Coming in Mid-2010
T-Mobile recently shared some information with Phone Scoop regarding the status of its 3G network. According to spokesperson Amanda Ginther, T-Mobile's 3G network currently covers about 240 cities across the U.S. (170 million POPS), and should cover 200 million POPS by the end of 2009. Along with this build-out, T-Mobile is also boosting the speeds of its HSPA network in all regions covered to 7.2Mbps by the end of 2009. T-Mobile indicated that a number of handsets available on its network can access these faster speeds, including the HTC G1, myTouch 3G, TouchPro2 and Dash 3G, and the Motorola CLIQ and Samsung Behold II. T-Mobile is already trialling 21Mbps HSPA+ in the Philadelphia market, and plans to upgrade its HSPA footprint to HSPA+ across the country beginning in the middle of 2010.
T-Mobile Talks Up Coverage Improvements, iPhone Deals
T-Mobile said it has doubled the number of square miles covered by its LTE network over the last year, according to a blog post written by CEO John Legere. T-Mobile is on track to blanket another 600,000 square miles of area with LTE by the end of the year.
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 Cutting HSPA+ from Its AWS Spectrum
T-Mobile is more aggressively transitioning its HSPA+/UMTS service from its 1700 MHz AWS-1 spectrum to its 1900 MHz PCS spectrum. Moving HSPA+ service to 1900 MHz clears up more room in the 1700 MHz band for LTE.
MetroPCS CDMA Network Shutdown On Track for June 21
MetroPCS plans to switch off its legacy CDMA network on June 21. MetroPCS parent T-Mobile says about 190,000 customers are still using CDMA handsets in the three markets that offer CDMA coverage, down from 300,000 about a month ago.
T-mobile Ceo's on Crack again ..... Where's the 3g Coverage again ?
Better yet, if t-mobile can't even get device manufacturers to make something that works with their 3g network, what makes them think that will receive any support with their imaginary new network ?? And T-mobile's poor support and advertising is totally to blame. For example, aside from the te...
Do you have a 3g Tmobile device?
If not, that probably explains why you have no idea what youre talking about.
True, Tmobile 3g is only in more populated markets, but its not as minimal as you may think. I ge...
So if 4g is 8-12mbps...
Can't be worse that AT&T Ha Ha
Do they got a Map for that?
That's funny. Back when I started out, we used to say T-Mo had more holes in their coverage than swiss cheese. Overall coverage is a little better these days but ...
This is nice and all...