Verizon Wireless LTE: 200 Million Served
Verizon Wireless today announced that with the network expansion planned for December 15, it will cover more than 200 million Americans across 190 markets with LTE 4G. LTE is launching in 11 new markets, and expanding in seven existing markets. Verizon Wireless says this is the fastest, most expansive deployment of 4G in the U.S.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
This is exaxly why I joined Verizon
ATT has the revenue to do the same exact thing as Verizon, they just lack the motivation. Even Tmo is faster than ATT.
Also AT&T is going by attitude that they won't be the first to the dance, but they will be the ...
MetroPCS has a pretty good LTE service but it's capped due to spectrum limitations. It's not bad though. On a good day you can get 4-5mbps down. Not bad for a prepaid carrier.