T-Mobile Expands HSPA+ to Boston, San Diego, Others
T-Mobile today announced another expansion of its HSPA+ data network. The new markets covered include: Boston, Mass.; Erie, Penn.; Fresno, Palm Springs and San Diego, Calif.; Miami, Fla.; Richmond, Va.; Spokane, Wash.; and Topeka, Kan. According to T-Mobile, 15 of its devices can access the improved data speeds offered by HSPA+, which has a theoretical max of 21Mbps. T-Mobile said it will continue to expand its HSPA+ footprint through the rest of the year and expects to have 200 million Americans covered by December 31. T-Mobile also said that it plans to double its HSPA+ speeds to 42Mbps in 2011.
Verizon Debuts Global Jetpack with LTE-A and Support for 15 Connected Devices
Verizon Wireless this week announced the MiFi 7730L Jetpack, a global mobile hotspot that provides wireless access to WiFi devices in the U.S. and around the world.
AT&T Preps More Than 100 Markets for 5G, Expands LTE-LAA
AT&T today said it has launched what it calls 5G Evolution in 117 new markets, bringing the total of pre-5G markets to 141. The company says its 5G Evolution technology can deliver theoretical speeds up to 400 Mbps to properly equipped phones.
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.
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.
It's about friggin time
I mean.. come on.... this is qualcomm country... we should be first with all the nextgen network stuff....
Wow.... It's taking everyone a lot of time to get good 3g and any 4g in San Diego...
Hey, it could be worse - when I'm at home, I'm stuck on GSM. No EDGE or 3G in my area. I'm tired of waiting for e...