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T-Mobile has rolled out more low-band LTE upgrades across the U.S.

Not feeling the new Galaxy S10 devices for one reason or another? T-Mobile today announced some network news that might get you excited. T-Mobile has rolled out low-band LTE upgrades across the U.S., says CTO Neville Ray. These upgrades were made over the past two weeks and include both 600MHz (LTE Band 71) and 700MHz (LTE Band 12) spectrum. Another two weeks, another list of cities with lowband upgrades across the country! @TMobile[read full article]

T-Mobile has rolled out more mid-band LTE capacity upgrades

Another round of mid-band LTE upgrades has been confirmed. T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray says that T-Mo upgraded hundreds of cell sites with more mid-band LTE capacity over the past two weeks. These upgrades typically include both PCS and AWS spectrum. America’s fastest LTE network 5 years running and we’re always getting faster! 100s of sites were upgraded with more midband capacity in the last two weeks and we’re only getting started. #WeWontStop @TMobile[read full article]

T-Mobile talks 5G plan pricing, home broadband pilot, and TV and video services during earnings call

After announcing its full Q4 2018 results earlier today, T-Mobile executives held a conference call to further discuss its results and take questions from analysts. They revealed some new info regarding T-Mo’s upcoming TV service, its home broadband plans, and more in the process. First up, T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray touched a bit on upcoming 5G handsets, saying that mmWave devices are expected in the first half of the year while devices that also … [read full article]

T-Mobile has deployed more low-band LTE upgrades

T-Mobile confirmed today that it’s rolled out more low-band LTE network upgrades. T-Mo CTO Neville Ray says that T-Mobile deployed more low-band LTE upgrades across the U.S. over the past two weeks. These upgrades include both 600MHz (LTE band 71) and 700MHz (LTE band 12) spectrum. Another two weeks, another lowband upgrade for cities across the country. @TMobile is boosting coverage every day and #WeWontStop! @MetroByTMobile #AcrossTheGrid pic.twitter.com/WQFiPLby3g — Neville … [read full article]

T-Mobile has fastest Download Speed Experience in new OpenSignal report

Just a couple of days after T-Mobile took the speed crown in Ookla’s latest test results, T-Mo has posted the fastest download speed in another report. OpenSignal has released its latest State of Mobile Networks report for the U.S., and T-Mobile barely edged out Verizon for fastest download speed experience. T-Mo’s speed was 21.1Mbps, while Verizon’s posted speed was 20.9. Rounding out the top four was AT&T with a download speed of 17.8Mbps and Sprint … [read full article]

T-Mobile hires Ulf Ewaldsson to help with 5G evolution strategy

5G is a major focus for T-Mobile right now, and to help execute on its plans, the carrier has added an industry veteran to its team. Ulf Ewaldsson has been hired at T-Mobile as the new Senior Vice President of Technology Transformation. T-Mo says that Ewaldsson will lead development of T-Mobile’s 5G technology evolution strategy and will report directly to CTO Neville Ray. “Ulf has achieved so many firsts and truly supported the evolution of … [read full article]

T-Mobile confirms more low-band LTE upgrades made across the country

It’s been nearly a month since T-Mobile announced its last round of low-band LTE upgrades, but today another batch of upgrades has been confirmed. T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray says that T-Mo upgraded more cell sites with low-band LTE. These upgrades include both 600MHz and 700MHz spectrum. Another two weeks, another lowband upgrade for cities across the country. @TMobile is boosting coverage every day and #WeWontStop! @MetroByTMobile #AcrossTheGrid pic.twitter.com/MbM3IjGKPU — Neville … [read full article]

T-Mobile executives stayed at Trump hotel following Sprint merger announcement, says new report

The FCC may have paused the 180-day shot clock on its review of the T-Mobile-Sprint merger, but there is still some news regarding the deal coming out. The day after T-Mobile and Sprint announced their merger, nine T-Mobile executives stayed at the Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C., according to a report from The Washington Post. These execs were on the hotel’s list of “VIP Arrivals” that included CTO Neville Ray, CFO Braxton Carter, … [read full article]

T-Mobile deployed more mid-band LTE capacity upgrades over the past two weeks

T-Mobile today officially made its first LTE upgrade announcement of 2019. T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray said today that T-Mo has upgraded hundreds of cell sites with additional mid-band LTE capacity over the past two weeks. These upgrades include PCS and AWS spectrum. America’s fastest LTE network is always getting faster! 100s of sites were upgraded with more midband capacity in the last two weeks and we’re only getting started. #WeWontStop @TMobile [read full article]

More T-Mobile cell sites upgraded with additional mid-band LTE capacity

We may be deep in the holiday season, but that doesn’t mean that T-Mobile is taking time off from its network upgrades. T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray today confirmed that another round of mid-band LTE capacity upgrades were made over the past two weeks. These upgrades typically include both PCS and AWS spectrum. 100s of sites were upgraded with more midband capacity in just the last two weeks and #WeWontStop! This is why we’ve had … [read full article]