Verizon to add LTE coverage to more cities and towns this Thursday
The good news for Verizon is obvious-the more locations with 4G coverage, the more LTE enabled phones that will be sold. So far, the only LTE handset that is available from them is the HTC ThunderBolt with the Samsung Droid Charge expected to launch soon.
If you have been hoping for Verizon's LTE coverage in your area, you might end up getting your wish granted before the end of this week.
source: Twitter via AndroidCentral
13. ardent1 (Posts: 1971; Member since: 16 Apr 2011)
In Tompkins County? I haven't driven on Route 79 or 96 in a long, long time.
14. narley (Posts: 357; Member since: 14 May 2009)
According to Verizon Wireless, the 4G LTE Network will launch in the following cities:
Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania
Hilton Head, South Carolina
Columbia, South Carolina
Wilmington, North Carolina
Oak Grove & Hopkinsville, Kentucky
2. ILikeBubbles (Posts: 278; Member since: 17 Jan 2011)
love love love love how Phandroid.com is about 3 hours ahead of phonearena for android news. although phonearena is covering more..........
3. jogutier (Posts: 324; Member since: 12 Feb 2010)
Yea, I like to bust phonearena's balls, but i still visit their site the most. :)
4. TheFunnyMan (Posts: 77; Member since: 26 Jan 2011)
Phonescoop had this story far earlier too. But its such a drab website. Keep up the good work, PA!
5. jessicahoney23 (unregistered)
hi well i have a thunderbolt 4g i live in los angeles. and i live by downtown La and i get awesome 4g signal outside and crazy fast internet speeds. but inside many high rise buildings i loose 4g reception and get 3G. i wanted to know if this is normal? because from what i read Lte was supposed to be better than 3G inside buildings. but with me is the opposite . so yea why is this happening? in 3g i can do everything i can do on 4g except video calls and at slower speeds. i dnt really get a 1x signal its usually a 3G icon but still what gives why am i loosing 4g inside buildings??
9. jogutier (Posts: 324; Member since: 12 Feb 2010)
your probally in the extended coverage like me. :( I get good speeds outside but inside it's back to 3g. ha ha
6. BobbyTaba (Posts: 316; Member since: 11 Aug 2010)
Phonearena covers the most news and is really organized.
7. jaabubby (Posts: 30; Member since: 16 Jan 2010)
LTE was announced in Leheigh Valley, PA. The Allentown area of Pennsylvania and surrounding cities.
8. tedkord (Posts: 3782; Member since: 17 Jun 2009)
Phone Arena is great at gathering all the news from other sites, but their in house reviews are horrible, and most of their writers seem to speak english as a second language
10. Xander297 (Posts: 9; Member since: 29 Apr 2010)
Wilmington NC got it today!!! Love the speed and voice + data at the same time!!
15. buy celexa (unregistered)
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