updated 05:05 pm EDT, Wed September 14, 2011
Verizon 4G LTE coming to 26 new markets tomorrow
Verizon will expand its 4G LTE network to 26 new cities on September 15. Once this happens, users in 143 cities will have the opportunity to reach mobile broadband speeds that are up to ten times faster than earlier. Some of the new cities include San Francisco, Indianapolis and Cleveland/Akron.
Also part of the expansion are Daytona, Florida; San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara, California; Fort Smith and Jonesboro, Arkansas; Bloomington, Champaign/Urbana, Rockford and Springfield, Illinois; the Quad Cities, Illinois; Iowa City, Iowa; Shreveport, Louisiana; Kalamazoo and Saginaw, Michigan; Reno, Nevada; Las Cruces, New Mexico; Fargo, North Dakota; Canton, Lima and Mansfield, Ohio; Dyersburg, Tennessee; the Tri-Cities, Tennessee/Virginia; and Austin, Beaumont/Port Arthur, Wichita Falls and El Paso, Texas.
Verizon offers 11 4G-compatible devices, including USB data sticks, smartphones and modems. The Droid Bionic is the latest addition to Verizon's LTE device choices.