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T-Mobile confirms another round of low-band LTE upgrades

More low-band LTE coverage upgrades have been deployed. T-Mobile says that it upgraded hundreds of cities with additional low-band LTE coverage over the last two weeks. Some of the cities and towns that received upgrades this time include Portland, OR; Detroit, MI; Houston, TX; Key Largo, FL; Seaford, DE; Rochester, MN; and San Diego CA. You can find the full list of upgraded cities and towns below. Low-band LTE upgrades include both 600MHz and … [read full article]

T-Mobile completes first low-band 5G data session using Snapdragon X55 modem

T-Mobile, Qualcomm, and Ericsson have teamed up to reach another 5G milestone. The three companies announced today that they’ve achieved the world’s first low-band 5G data session on a commerical 5G modem. The data session was completed on 600MHz spectrum at T-Mobile’s lab in Bellevue, WA using a mobile test device with a Qualcomm Snapdragon X55 5G modem. The test also included an RF transceiver, FR Front-End solution, and commercial 5G radios from Ericsson. ‚ÄúThis … [read full article]

T-Mobile puts up improved Speed Score in new Ookla report on U.S. mobile networks

Ookla today released its latest report on the state of mobile networks in the U.S., and T-Mobile has improved its network since last year’s report. In its mobile network performance report, Ookla gave T-Mobile a Speed Score of 30.94. That’s up from 27.86 one year ago and the second best score in the report, trailing only AT&T with a score of 32.91. Ookla’s Speed Score measures download and upload speeds to rank network performance. The … [read full article]

T-Mobile has deployed hundreds of low-band LTE upgrades in the last two weeks

After announcing a round of mid-band LTE upgrades last week, T-Mobile now says that it’s recently deployed some low-band LTE upgrades, too. T-Mobile has rolled out hundreds of low-band LTE upgrades over the last two weeks, expanding its 600MHz and 700MHz coverage in cities and towns throughout the U.S. Some of the cities included in this latest batch of upgrades are Spokane, WA; Austin, TX; Omaha, NE; Augusta, GA; Secaucus, NJ; San Diego, CA; … [read full article]

T-Mobile’s upgraded SyncUp Drive adds 600MHZ LTE support, app also getting refreshed

T-Mobile’s SyncUp Drive device is getting an updated hardware model and some new software features to go along with it. First up, T-Mobile is now offering an upgraded SyncUp Drive that includes 600MHz LTE support. This will give you better coverage with your SyncUp Drive, because T-Mo has been expanding its LTE coverage with 600MHz spectrum that offers improved reach and building penetration. On the software side, T-Mobile is rolling out new features[read full article]

T-Mobile rolls out low-band LTE upgrades to hundreds of cities

Two weeks after its last round of low-band LTE upgrades, T-Mobile today confirmed that more upgrades have been made. T-Mobile has upgraded hundreds of cities across the U.S. with more low-band LTE. These upgrades include both 600MHz and 700MHz spectrum. This is a pretty large batch of low-band LTE updates. Included are cities like Austin, TX; Phoenix, AZ; Spokane, WA; Louisville, KY; Newark, NJ; and Chicago, IL. Below I’ve got the full list of … [read full article]

T-Mobile confirms more low-band LTE upgrades made in past two weeks

It’s been more than a month since T-Mobile last announced any low-band LTE network upgrades, but today that drought has been broken. T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray says that T-Mo has upgraded dozens of cell sites with low-band LTE. T-Mobile has confirmed to me that these upgrades include 600MHz and 700MHz spectrum. In this latest round of upgrades, T-Mobile sprinkled additional low-band LTE throughout the U.S. Some of the cities this batch of low-band LTE upgrades … [read full article]

OnePlus 7 Pro will be a T-Mobile exclusive in the U.S.

  With less than one week to go before the OnePlus 7 Pro reveal, an important piece of information about the device has been confirmed: It’s coming to T-Mobile. The OnePlus 7 Pro will be exclusive to T-Mobile in the U.S., and T-Mo says its customers will be able to get the new OnePlus flagship before anyone else. T-Mobile will host a launch event at its Signature Store in New York City on May … [read full article]

T-Mobile deploys low-band LTE upgrades in Phoenix, Chicago, and many other cities

Nearly two weeks after T-Mobile last announced a round of low-band LTE upgrades, the magenta carrier has some new low-band news to share. T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray says that T-Mo upgraded dozens of cell sites with more low-band LTE over the past two weeks. Low-band LTE upgrades include 600MHz (LTE band 71) and 700MHz (LTE band 12) spectrum. .@TMobile has been upgrading dozens of locations with lowband LTE in the last two weeks! Take … [read full article]

T-Mobile rolled out more low-band LTE upgrades over the last two weeks

This is turning out to be a good weekend for T-Mobile customers, because one day after it was confirmed that T-Mo performed a new round of mid-band LTE upgrades, we’ve learned that some low-band LTE upgrades have been rolled out, too. T-Mobile has upgraded dozens of cell sites with low-band LTE in the last two weeks, T-Mo CTO Neville Ray announced today. These upgrades include 600MHz (LTE band 71) and 700MHz (LTE band … [read full article]