Tag Archives: Network

T-Mobile Posts Promo Video For HSPA+ 42Mbps 4G Network

It’s definitely a very exciting time to be a T-Mobile customer as they both ramp up their 4G network with speeds that double their current offerings all while they continue their romance with AT&T. I kid I kid. T-Mobile has put together a short promotional video highlight just a few of the many reasons why T-Mobile’s HSPA+ 42Mbps network is awesome. Increased spectrum, expanded radio capacity and more connections to the internet all improve the … [read full article]

(Updated)T-Mobile Suffering New York City Outage?

Updated: The trouble seems to be over as we just received a statement from T-Mobile: “T-Mobile customers in New York City experienced a temporary service disruption Thursday evening. The disruption was due to an internal power outage at one of our network switching facilities. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.” Thanks to A LOT of your emails, Tweets and this message from @tmobile on Twitter we are getting word of a major outage in the … [read full article]

T-Mobile Announces 7 Additional HSPA+ Cities

Hidden inside the press release of the myTouch 4G Slide announced this morning is the addition of 7 cities to T-Mobile’s HSPA+ network. A very big welcome to: Barnstable, Massachusetts Chico, California Lancaster, Pennsylvania Ogden, Utah, Redding, California Vineland, New Jersey Winchester, Virginia Welcome to the HSPA+ family friends! With the addition of these markets T-Mobile’s 4G network now reaches 190 markets and over 200 million people!  

T-Mobile Takes Easy Second Place In PCMag’s Fastest Mobile Network 2011 Contest

T-Mobile’s 4G network claim right now remains the nation’s largest 4G network while Verizon’s claims the fastest. The results of PCMag’s nationwide mobile speed test support the claim that Verizon is indeed the fastest against T-Mobile’s HSPA+ 21Mbps network but T-Mobile holds second place down like a boss. With the obvious mention that this test might have had different results should T-Mobile have a larger network of HSPA+ 42Mbps along with the … [read full article]

Chicago Users Experiencing Data Outage Due To Power Outage?

Chicago-area T-Mobile users just waking up are alerting us of a data outage currently underway in the Chicago area due to power outages. We’ve independently confirmed potential data and voice troubles through unofficial channels and are waiting to learn more details. Early morning comments on the blog indicate the trouble has been ongoing for several hours. The problem is said to be somewhat limited to areas that have been without power due … [read full article]

T-Mobile Says G-Slate 2x Faster Than iPad 2, 3x Faster Than Xoom

T-Mobile is ready to re-position the T-Mobile G-Slate as one of the best tablets on the market given its recent price drop. According to this internal document T-Mobile is claiming that they have received “legal approval” to “definitively” state that the G-Slate is more than “2x faster than the iPad2 on AT&T and Verizon, and over 3x faster than the Motorola Xoom.” Except there is a catch because there is always … [read full article]

Giant List Of Current Markets With T-Mobile’s 42Mbps HSPA+ Network

With the midnight announcement of additional HSPA+ 42Mbps networks there seemed to be a lot of confusion in the comments as to what cities had launched previously. Of course we provided the link to the last launch right in the post but we’ve decided to go one step further and give you the entire list of currently available markets. Well actually T-Mobile decided to do so and … [read full article]

T-Mobile Announces New HSPA+ 42Mbps Markets

T-Mobile is continuing it’s promise to continue rolling out its 42Mbps HSPA+ network with the launch of 47 more cities tonight. The end of May saw the announcement of 50 more cities and tonight’s 47 additional cities brings T-Mobile’s nationwide 4G 42Mbps HSPA+ network up to 102 cities. The Rocket 3.0, T-Mobile’s first and currently only device capable of hitting these super fast speeds have seen average speeds approaching 10Mbps … [read full article]

(Updated: Solved!) Chicago Area Experiencing T-Mobile Outage?

Update: T-Mobile acknowledged some trouble via Twitter and has since taken to Twitter again and pronounced the trouble over! There are a large number of reports coming into our inbox and @TmoNews Twitter regarding a possible outage in Chicago. We managed to grab a screen shot from a Chicago area store letting us know that Chicago is suffering from an inability to make/receive calls. We’ve pinged T-Mobile to see if … [read full article]