Tag Archives: Neville Ray

T-Mobile and Sprint execs advocate merger to FCC, focusing on pricing and 5G

Following rumors that Department of Justice staffers have told T-Mobile and Sprint that their merger is unlikely to get approval as it’s currently structured, several T-Mo and Sprint executives paid a visit to Washington D.C. to argue why the deal should be approved. T-Mobile CEO John Legere, T-Mobile COO Mike Sievert, T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray, Sprint executive chairman Marcelo Claure, and other execs met with FCC commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel last week to present their case … [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 upgrades hundreds of cell sites with more mid-band LTE capacity

One week after T-Mobile announced a round of mid-band LTE upgrades, it’s got another batch of upgrades to tell us about. T-Mobile has upgraded hundreds of cell sites with more mid-band LTE capacity, says T-Mo CTO Neville Ray. These upgrades include both PCS and AWS spectrum. #WeWontStop getting faster! In two weeks, 100s of new @TMobile sites have been upgraded with more midband capacity. GO, TEAM, GO!! #AcrossTheGrid @MetroByTMobile pic.twitter.com/8UPAuIMhQ9[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]

T-Mobile has performed hundreds of mid-band LTE upgrades in recent weeks

Heads up, T-Mobile customers, because some more cell site upgrades have been made in recent weeks. T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray today confirmed that T-Mo has upgraded hundreds of cell sites within the past few weeks. These are mid-band LTE upgrades, meaning that they include AWS and PCS spectrum. 100s of @TMobile sites have been upgraded in the last few weeks. We’ve got the best engineers in the WORLD and our network is getting FASTER … [read full article]

T-Mobile confirms hundreds of cell sites upgraded with more mid-band LTE capacity in last two weeks

Another round of mid-band LTE upgrades has been confirmed. T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray announced today that T-Mo has upgraded hundreds of cell sites with more mid-band LTE capacity over the last two weeks. These upgrades typically include AWS and PCS spectrum. #WeWontStop! In the last two weeks, 100s of sites were upgraded with more midband capacity. For 5 years straight we’ve been America’s Fastest Network and we’re getting faster every day! @TMobile @MetroByTMobile[read full article]

T-Mobile says more low-band LTE upgrades made over the past two weeks

Two weeks after T-Mobile last announced a round of low-band LTE upgrades, the carrier has confirmed another batch of upgrades. T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray says that T-Mo deployed more low-band LTE upgrades over the past two weeks. These upgrades include 600MHz (LTE band 71) and 700MHz (LTE band 12). Our coverage is always expanding! Take a look at these lowband upgrades in the last two weeks. @TMobile is growing every day and … [read full article]

T-Mobile says hundreds of cell sites have received mid-band LTE capacity upgrades

After announcing a round of mid-band LTE capacity upgrades at the start of February, T-Mobile is wrapping the month up with another batch of upgrades. T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray today confirmed that T-Mo has upgraded hundreds of cell sites with more mid-band LTE capacity over the past two weeks. These upgrades include PCS and AWS spectrum. #WeWontStop! In the last two weeks, 100s of sites were upgraded with more midband capacity. For 5 years … [read full article]

T-Mobile commits to unlimited 5G rate plans

Following a bit of confusion yesterday around T-Mobile’s 5G network launch, CTO Neville Ray today talked a bit more about T-Mo’s plans for 5G. Speaking to PCMag, Ray said that T-Mobile’s 5G plans will “absolutely” be unlimited and that they won’t cost more than T-Moble’s current rate plans for at least three years. T-Mo currently offers a single line of its T-Mobile One plan for $70 per month, which is the same price … [read full article]

T-Mobile 5G network now expected to launch in the second half of 2019

We’ve been expecting to see T-Mobile flip the switch on its 5G network in the first half of 2019, but now it looks like we’ll have to wait a bit longer. T-Mobile is now planning to launch its 5G network in the second half of 2019. T-Mo CTO Neville Ray confirmed the delay to CNET, saying that he’d hoped that the companies making phones and chipsets would be ready to make devices compatible with 600MHz … [read full article]