AT&T brings 4G LTE to 9 new markets, LTE will light up in 40 more by end-2012

AT&T brings 4G LTE to 9 new markets, LTE will light up in 40 more by end-2012
AT&T today announced that it has expanded its 4G LTE network to 9 new markets and there will be 40 more areas where LTE will light up by the end of the year. 

The addition comes less than a week before Apple unveils its next-generation iPhone on September 12th, a device that is expected to be the first iPhone supporting 4G LTE connectivity.

AT&T's 4G LTE has now arrived to the following areas:

  • Anchorage, Alaska 
  • Bakersfield, Calif. 
  • Bridgeport, Conn. 
  • Jacksonville, Fla. 
  • Modesto, Calif. 
  • North Montgomery County, Md. 
  • Northern New Jersey 
  • Omaha, Neb. 
  • Syracuse, N.Y. 

AT&T operates two types of 4G networks - HSPA+ and LTE, with LTE being noticeably snappier. When compared to 3G, AT&T promises its LTE network delivers speeds up to 10 times faster.

By the end of the year, expect AT&T to deploy its LTE network in the following 40 areas:

  • Albany, N.Y. 
  • Albuquerque, N.M. 
  • Allentown, Penn. 
  • Charleston, S.C. 
  • Cincinnati, Ohio 
  • Columbia, S.C. 
  • Columbus, Ohio 
  • Detroit, Mich. 
  • El Paso, Tex. 
  • Fayetteville, N.C. 
  • Ft. Myers, Fla. 
  • Gary, Ind. 
  • Grand Rapids, Mich. 
  • Green Bay, Wis. 
  • Harrisburg, Pa. 
  • Hartford, Conn. 
  • Hawaii 
  • Knoxville, Tenn. 
  • Lancaster, Pa. 
  • Little Rock, Ark. 
  • Louisville, Ken. 
  • Milwaukee, Wis. 
  • Memphis, Tenn. 
  • Nashua, N.H. 
  • New Haven, Conn. 
  • Philadelphia, Penn. 
  • Pittsburgh, Penn. 
  • Portland, Ore. 
  • Providence, R.I 
  • Reading, Pa. 
  • Rochester, N.Y. 
  • Sacramento, Calif. 
  • Salinas-Seaside-Monterey, Calif. 
  • Seattle, Wash. 
  • Springfield, Mass. 
  • Toledo, Ohio 
  • Tucson, Ariz. 
  • Tulsa, Okla. 
  • Wilkes-Barre, Penn. 
  • Wilmington, Del. 

source: AT&T

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