Sprint Rolling Out 4G LTE in Over 100 More U.S. Cities
September 10, 2012 4:41 PM
comment(s) - last by
The release is expected to happen over "the coming months"
Only days before the
iPhone 5's release
, Sprint has announced that it's expanding its 4G LTE to more than 100 cities throughout 2012.
rolling out its 4G LTE service
on July 15. Currently, Sprint offers 4G LTE connectivity in 19 cities in the United States, including Houston; Atlanta; Baltimore; Dallas; Athens, Georgia; Calhoun, Georgia; Carrollton, Georgia; Newnan, Georgia; Rome, Georgia; Fort Worth, Texas; Gainesville, Georgia; Granbury-Hood County, Texas; Huntsville, Texas; Kansas City, Montana/Kansas City, Kansas; Manhattan/Junction City, Kansas; San Antonio, Texas; Sedalia, Montana; Waco, Texas and St. Joseph, Montana.
The new 4G LTE offerings will now spread further across the U.S., entering cities like Boston, Chicago and New Orleans.
"We are committed to delivering a cutting-edge network as quickly as possible, one that provides a greater level of reliability and speed to our 3G and 4G customers," said Bob Azzi, senior vice president of Network for Sprint. "We know our customers depend on their mobile devices as their primary source of communication, business, connectivity and entertainment. We want to deliver a network that delivers mobile access, productivity and entertainment at a highly competitive price point."
Sprint's complete list of cities to receive the 4G LTE network in the coming months can be found
Sprint, which obtained the iPhone for the first time last fall when
the iPhone 4S
was released, could likely be preparing for the iPhone 5’s release in two days. The iPhone 5 is the first Apple smartphone to have 4G LTE connectivity.
This article is over a month old, voting and posting comments is disabled
9/11/2012 10:12:37 AM
I still fail to see the real world speeds LTE promised (40-50mbit). I'm on T-Mobile and I get 10-13mbps consistently with a good signal using HSPA+. I have friends on Verizon LTE and they get about the same with Verizon LTE and a good signal.
Maybe they have less latency or maybe it's throttled for them but it just doesn't seem like LTE's promises are being met.
Anyone else getting good LTE speeds?
"It seems as though my state-funded math degree has failed me. Let the lashings commence." -- DailyTech Editor-in-Chief Kristopher Kubicki
Quick Note: Apple "iPhone 5" Confirmed for September 12
September 4, 2012, 12:24 PM
Sprint Cuts iPhone 4S Price by $50, Drops Activation Fee
August 7, 2012, 9:32 AM
Sprint Turns on 4G LTE Network in 15 Cities
July 17, 2012, 10:42 AM
U.S. Wants to Reduce Tension Over Internet Net Neutrality
April 22, 2014, 2:07 PM
AT&T Announces Plans to Expand Ultra-Fast Fiber Internet Network to 100 Cities
April 22, 2014, 9:36 AM
AT&T Takes First Steps in Launching Its Own Online Video Service
April 22, 2014, 9:25 AM
Netflix Opposes Comcast/Time Warner Deal, Says It's Anti-Competitive
April 22, 2014, 8:52 AM
Quick Note: Netflix to Raise Streaming Prices Later This Year for New Customers
April 21, 2014, 11:09 PM
Facebook Set to Launch its Own Ad Network with Heavy Focus on Mobile
April 21, 2014, 2:07 PM
Most Popular Articles
A Bug's Life: Female Cave Bugs Have Penises, Penetrate Males for Three Days
April 17, 2014, 7:20 PM
HTC Hires Former Samsung Marketing Chief Who Developed "Galaxy" Brand
April 18, 2014, 6:00 PM
Quick Note: Toyota Attempts to Erase “Boring” Image with ’15 Camry SE Hybrid
April 16, 2014, 11:36 AM
Project Moonshine: Google's Plan to Flatten Android App Icons Leaks
April 16, 2014, 1:46 PM
NASA Finds "Habitable Zone" Planet Sized Similar to Earth
April 18, 2014, 3:13 PM
Latest Blog Posts
Facebook Aims to Provide Internet to "Every Person in the World" with Drones, Satellites
Apr 1, 2014, 10:20 AM
Retail Mobile Sites Experience Outages in Light of Simplexity's Bankruptcy
Mar 14, 2014, 8:48 AM
Tesla vs. BMW: Who Has the Safer EV?
Feb 1, 2014, 2:56 PM
Justice Leaks Details of Next HTC One Two Flagship Phone
Dec 5, 2013, 4:04 PM
Global Cyber Espionage Concerns Reveal Growing Cyber Armies
Nov 29, 2013, 11:04 AM
More Blog Posts
Copyright 2014 DailyTech LLC. -
Terms, Conditions & Privacy Information