Printed from http://www.electronista.com

US Cellular outlines 4G LTE expansion plans for 2013

updated 12:40 pm EST, Sun February 17, 2013

Carrier hopes to cover 87-percent of customer base with LTE

US Cellular has revealed the next markets that will receive its 4G LTE service. The introduction of 4G LTE service and the expansion of existing high-speed connections will see the carrier expand it's 4G LTE coverage of its customers from the current 61-percent to around 87-percent by the end of this year.

The service will open up in a number of new cities in California, Kansas, and Nebraska, with the expansion set for areas in Illinois, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Missouri, North Carolina, Oregon, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, and Wisconsin. Oklahoma City and adjacent counties will form part of the expansion, and will benefit further from the sale of the 700MHz spectrum license to US Cellular from Verizon.

The latest expansion by US Cellular occurred in November, where 30 new markets in 11 states were able to receive the service.



By Electronista Staff
Post tools:

TAGS :

toggle

Comments

Login Here

Not a member of the MacNN forums? Register now for free.

toggle

Network Headlines

toggle

Most Popular

Sponsor

Recent Reviews

Sound Blaster Roar Bluetooth speaker

There could very well be a new king of the hill for Bluetooth speakers, with Sound Blaster's recent entry into the marketplace. Bringi ...

Kenu Airframe Plus

Simple, stylish and effective, the Kenu Airframe + portable car mount is the latest addition to Kenu's lineup. Released earlier this y ...

Plantronics Rig Surround 7.1 headset

Trying to capture the true soundscape of video games can be a daunting task. Looking to surround-sound home theater options, users hav ...

Sponsor

toggle

Most Commented

 
toggle

Popular News