Tag Archives: 5G

T-Mobile Achieves New Milestone With mmWave 5G

Earlier today, T-Mobile made an important announcement with its 5G network. The Un-carrier revealed that its network achieved another first in a test leveraging 5G standalone mmWave on its production network.  This is all, of course, thanks to its collaboration with Ericsson and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. Through this collaboration, T-Mobile was able to aggregate eight channels of mmWave spectrum and reached 4.3 Gbps download speeds without the use of low-band or mid-band spectrum. T-Mo was also able … [read full article]

T-Mobile Expands 5G Coverage in Utah

T-Mobile has good news to the residents of Utah. The Un-carrier recently announced that its 5G networks now cover almost 99% of residents. This is all thanks to the work they have been doing to improve the network over the last two years.  Ever since 2021, T-Mobile has added over 192 new cell towers and upgraded over 621 existing towers in order to expand 5G coverage in Utah. The counties that get to experience this newly expanded … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s 5G Network Now Covers 97% of Virginia

T-Mobile has upgraded its 5G service in Virginia. With this improvement, the wireless network now covers almost 97% of locals.  This achievement did not happen overnight. In fact, it took T-Mobile two years to work on making significant improvements to its 5G service in Virginia. As a result, they are now able to cover almost 32,000 square miles of Virginia.  The Un-carrier has added more than 900 new towers and upgraded over 1,500 existing towers across the … [read full article]

Seattle University Works With T-Mobile’s 5G Network

Students from Seattle University are in for a treat. This is because the University has signed a partnership with T-Mobile to deliver a Connected Experience to its students.  Through this initiative, T-Mobile hopes to improve digital equity, advance student success outcomes, increase operational efficiencies, and drive innovation. This partnership also gives T-Mobile the edge as the primary 5G service provider for the entire campus. They also provide the University’s staff with the 5G devices they need to … [read full article]

T-Mobile Takes Wrap Off 5G Network Slicing

Earlier today, T-Mobile unveiled a new update to its network: network slicing.  In a blog post, T-Mobile EVP & Chief Technology Officer, John Saw, described what network slicing is. Saw also revealed that they were already able to use 5G network slicing for a remote video production on a commercial network.  This was done during a cliff diving event in Boston that was sponsored by Red Bull. The Un-carrier … [read full article]

T-Mobile Bags Awards from Opensignal’s Newest Reports

T-Mobile has just been awarded the winner in two of Opensignal’s new reports.  The Un-carrier topped Opensignal’s reports for overall network performance and 5G performance. In the latter, T-Mobile earned the title for fastest download speeds, including 5G download speeds that are more than twice as fast as its rivals. The other recognition that T-Mo received from the report is best overall live video experience, best overall consistent quality, and best 5G availability.  In the press release … [read full article]

T-Mobile Partners With City of Bellevue to Reduce Traffic-Related Casualties

Did you know that in 2022, there were almost 43,000 traffic-related casualties in the US alone? This is a shocking number considering how advanced technology is becoming.  To address this, T-Mobile has partnered with the City of Bellevue by developing early warnings and notifications for potentially dangerous road interactions. The partnership will introduce network-based Cellular Vehicle-to-Everything (C-V2X) and 5G, which aim to reduce the number of deaths related to roadside accidents. Through this partnership, cars, traffic infrastructure, … [read full article]

T-Mobile achieves new 5G first milestone

T-Mobile has achieved another 5G first– a data call leveraging uplink 5G carrier aggregation using its nationwide 5G standalone (SA) network. In tests, T-Mo’s engineers were able to reach uplink speeds of 207 Mbps, which is the fastest with sub-6 GHz spectrum.  In its release, T-Mobile revealed that they were able to achieve this thanks to its partnership with Nokia and Qualcomm. With the speed they reached, T-Mo conquered a first on a live commercial 5G standalone … [read full article]

Vail Resorts inks multi-year partnership with T-Mobile

T-Mobile has some good news for those who love to go skiing (or just visiting the slopes soon)! The Un-carrier was recently chosen by Vail Resorts as its exclusive nationwide wireless partner.  The two inked a multi-year partnership that will allow T-Mobile’s 5G network to be accessed throughout the 36 resorts situated across the country.  This partnership will allow the resort’s employees and guests to stay connected to T-Mobile’s 5G network throughout the resort’s vicinity.  One of … [read full article]

T-Mobile asks KC and Philly fans their Game Day plans

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T-Mobile wants its customers to get involved with the Big Game. As the days to Super Bowl 2023 get closer, the Un-carrier wants to know how fans plan to celebrate on Sunday.  T-Mo asked its customers in Kansas City and Philadelphia how they use their phones on game days. They were able to get the answers through their 5G network. And as it turned out, 5G helped its customers through Game Day.  Their findings revealed that: Kansas … [read full article]