While the infamous possible acquisition is still in process, T-Mobile continues to expand “America’s largest 4G network.” Today’s T-Mobile announcement revolves around the addition of 47 cities to their enhanced 42 Mbps HSPA+ network. These new cities, along with the 55 that were added last month, make a total of 102 markets with ... Read More »
Every national U.S. carrier but AT&T now boast a “4G” network, but that hasn’t stopped them from continuing to advertise America’s Fastest 3G network. AT&T just issued a press release which claims they have the fastest network and T-Mobile is 20% slower, Sprint is 55% slower, and their largest competitor Verizon is 60% slower.
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Even though they will not have 4G handsets till next year, Verizon is ready to begin the big marketing push to promote their 4G LTE network. Last week we saw Verizon’s new in store posters which advertised The Fastest 4G Network in America and now they launched a mini-site to explain ... Read More »
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T-Mobile and Verizon claim to have a 4G network, but Sprint thinks their WiMAX network is the only true 4G network. The funny thing is none of these networks meets the actual definition of 4G as defined by the ITU’s Radiocommunication Sector, but the #4Gwars have already begun and there is no turning back ... Read More »
T-Mobile might have America’s Largest 4G Network, but Verizon now has The Fastest 4G Network in America, according to new signage showing up in Verizon retail stores.
Ever since T-Mobile started referring to their new HSPA+ network as America’s largest 4G network we have been wondering if anyone was going to challenge them on that statement. At first AT&T said T-Mobile had their 4G numbers wrong. Then T-Mobile responded on Facebook and launched a new commercial which claims their ... Read More »
We took a break from reporting on the #4Gwars, but T-Mobile and their competitors are still tossing bombs at each other. Our friend iCarly4G is back with a new T-Mobile ad that pokes fun at AT&T’s network. The 30-second spot shows the myTouch 4G with a tricked-out motorcycle while the iPhone is stuck with a ... Read More »
In today’s episode of #4GWARS, T-Mobile and AT&T are having a Facebook fight. Yesterday, AT&T claimed their HSPA+ network was capable of the same speeds as T-Mobile and covered a larger area. T-Mobile responded to AT&T’s claims by issuing a challenge to match their data speeds. Full details after the jump.
In the last episode of #4GWARS I wondered aloud if AT&T would start referring to their HSPA+ upgrade as “4G” now that T-Mobile was doing it. We were under the impression that AT&T’s network could only do speeds of 14.4 Mbps based on comments from their CEO, but new information suggest otherwise.
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This is going to be fun. The new T-Mobile decided to take off the gloves and promote their HSPA+ network as America’s largest 4G network and now all the other carriers are going to have a fit. We predicted T-Mobile was going to call the other carrier’s 4G bluff and part of me ... Read More »