Alltel adds 1M subscribers, commits to LTE

Alltel adds 1M subscribers, commits to LTE
Alltel announced that they added one million new subscribers in 1Q08, very robust growth for the nations number five carrier. The company has also has chosen LTE as their 4G data solution, though the upgrades are still 3-5 years out said CEO Scott Ford. Alltel becomes the third US carrier to commit to the technology, and the second CDMA carrier to switch to the GSM upgrade path following Verizon's lead.

source: Alltel and RCR (via EngadgetMobile)


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