AT&T Adds Indianapolis to List of Mobile 5G Launch Markets
AT&T today added Indianapolis to its list of 5G mobile launch markets. AT&T expects to kick off 5G service in more than a dozen markets, including Dallas and Waco, Texas, and Atlanta, Ga., and others by the end of the year. Indianapolis already enjoys LTE-LAA, which is available in more than a dozen other markets. LTE-LAA can push speeds to theoretical a max of 1 Gbps. AT&T hopes to have LTE-LAA up and running in 24 markets by the end of the year. AT&T hasn't said exactly when it will launch 5G mobile service other than to say before the end of the year.
Apr 20, 2018
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.
Jul 20, 2018
AT&T today added Charlotte and Raleigh, N.C. and Oklahoma City to its list of 5G launch markets.
Jun 26, 2017
T-Mobile today said it, too, has successfully tested LTE-LAA in real-world trials. The company claims its LTE-LAA tests reached 741 Mbps in and around Los Angeles.
Feb 23, 2018
T-Moble says it has attained download speeds of 1.3 Gbps using LTE-LAA technology from Nokia. The result was reached in a lab using Nokia's commercial Nokia AirScale Micro RRH platform.
Oct 4, 2018
AT&T today said it has launched what it calls 5G Evolution in 99 new markets, bringing the total of pre-5G markets to 239. AT&T is on track to reach its goal of 400 markets by the end of the year, and nationwide coverage during the first half of 2019.