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Verizon flips the LTE switch on in 11 new markets

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Verizon flips the LTE switch on in 11 new markets
Today, Verizon Wireless flips the switch on 11 new LTE markets bringing the number of Americans covered to well over 200 million. Big Red is also expanding coverage in seven already existing markets, with the total number of LTE locations stateside reaching 190 markets.

Today, 4G LTE lights up in:
  • Dover, Del.; 
  • Lafayette, Ind.; 
  • Fitchburg/Leominster, Mass.; 
  • Duluth, The Rochester Area and St. Cloud, Minn.; 
  • Manchester/Nashua, N.H.; 
  • Poughkeepsie, N.Y.; 
  • Findlay/Tiffin and Youngstown/Warren, Ohio; 
  • and Indiana, Pa.  

Verizon's 4G LTE coverage.

Verizon's 4G LTE coverage.

The seven expanded markets are San Diego, San Francisco, Washington, D.C.; Savannah, Ga.; Chicagoland, Ill.; and Baltimore and Hagerstown, Md.

Even though it covers more people, Verizon’s LTE network still delivers blazing fast speeds of 5Mbps to 12Mbps on the downlink, while upstream speeds range between 2Mbps and 5Mbps.

source: Verizon Wireless via BGR

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posted on 15 Dec 2011, 07:44 1

1. rhurk (Posts: 8; Member since: 19 Oct 2011)

The best I have had with 4g is 35Mpbs down and 17Mpbs up and no I'm not complaining. :)

posted on 15 Dec 2011, 09:11

2. WirelessCon (Posts: 311; Member since: 11 May 2010)

When will LTE blanket the U.S.?

Lot's of rural people are waiting for the World Wide Web.

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