AT&T goes after Verizon in new ads, claims to have 'most reliable' 4G LTE network
0. phoneArena 18 Jul 2013, 12:00 posted on
AT&T has a history of aiming at Verizon with its advertising; taking its HSPA+ footprint and combining it with its LTE coverage, AT&T advertises itself as having the largest 4G network in the country. Now the nation's second largest carrier is using information provided it from a third party source it didn't name, to claim that it has "the highest success rate for delivering mobile content across nationwide 4G LTE networks"...
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1. jroc74 (Posts: 5536; Member since: 30 Dec 2010)
Fastest and most reliable doesnt outdo coverage. AT&T is on par with Verizon were I am tho for everything so they are in my radar.
2. nnjerzy (Posts: 94; Member since: 19 Jun 2013)
But it's still faster lte that is what the conversation is about..and att Is correct
3. Jeradiah3 (Posts: 1017; Member since: 11 Feb 2010)
What makes AT&T more reliable than Verizon is when their LTE service isnt available!! AT&T shifts to HSPA+ whereas Verizon goes to their original 3G service. Thats a big internet speed difference. AT&T isnt perfect, but its better than Verizon to me. Everyone has their own opinion and thats what matters when it comes to where you're going to spend your hard earned $$$ to!!
11. networkdood (Posts: 6330; Member since: 31 Mar 2010)
Very true...hspa+ can be very much like 4g, while CDMA is a joke.
4. rmg21 (Posts: 6; Member since: 23 May 2011)
AT&T was down twice in the Houston area in the last month. But still there a good network. Just wish they had more towers in southeast Texas.
5. oldmandaddy (Posts: 64; Member since: 01 May 2010)
i can not wait when Verizon said " We Are the Cheapest 4G LTE in the Nation"
6. PAPINYC (banned) (Posts: 2315; Member since: 30 Jul 2011)
Oh please, AT&Terrible doesn't even work in Union Square / East 14th street in NYC!!
How can they be 'faster' if they can't even be 'reliable'??!
I still see, from time-to-time, New Yorker hanging out their windows holding metal cans connected with twine!!
8. Damo579 (Posts: 242; Member since: 18 May 2013)
I never have problems in union square with my phone. Lumia 920 on at&t
7. fjftokyo (Posts: 57; Member since: 06 Jun 2013)
I just switched from AT&T to Verizon this July and since I'm currently living in LA I can honestly say that Verizon is way better and with a 15% discount on top of my bill the price for my 10GB share everything plan with two smartphones is just as cheap as Sprint's unlimited plan.
9. Damo579 (Posts: 242; Member since: 18 May 2013)
I rarely have problems with my service at&t is great. I only wish their plans were a lil cheaper...
10. bigdawg23 (Posts: 414; Member since: 25 May 2011)
I will soon find our how they compare now that my work put me on the corporate Verizon Plan. It will interesting to see my IPhone 5 & Note 2 on ATT vs Droid DNA. When it comes to my mifi spot on Verizon and iPhone 5 I see better speeds and reliable LTE coverage. In Las Vegas Verizon has many dead spots on the strip near Monte Carlo and Luxor.