Having service issues in Houston? It’s not just you. T-Mobile has confirmed that its service is being impacted in Houston, with CTO Neville Ray blaming a “major fiber cut” for the issue. Ray adds that engineers are working with T-Mo’s transport partner to get the issue fixed. Several T-Mobile customers on Reddit have chimed in from various parts of Houston to affirm that they’ve lost service. It’s never good to suddenly lose service on your … [read full article]
T-Mobile has announced that it’s teaming up with NBC’s KXAS-TV to speed up a 600MHz repack, much like it did with Fox’s WWOR in New York City last year. T-Mo is working with NBC 5/KXAS-TV in Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas to more quickly repack the stations 600MHz spectrum in North Texas and surrounding areas. With this partnership, KXAS-TV will move to its new frequency in late May 2018, well ahead of the FCC’s June 21, 2019 … [read full article]
After permanently beefing up its coverage in Washington, D.C. for the presidential inauguration, T-Mobile today revealed that it’s done something similar for Houston, Texas. T-Mobile has rolled out upgrades to its 4G LTE network in Houston ahead of Super Bowl LI on February 5. T-Mo touts that its LTE capacity has grown nearly 20 times in and around NRG Stadium, where the Super Bowl will be played, as well as 10 times at airports and … [read full article]
Many of us are paying close attention to the FCC’s 600MHz spectrum auction that T-Mobile is taking part in, but today there’s some 700MHz network news to be aware of. T-Mobile has officially launched Extended Range LTE — aka band 12, aka 700MHZ — coverage in El Paso, Texas. The fresh coverage also reaches to Alamogordo, Tularosa, and Orogrande. If you’re not aware, Extended Range LTE helps T-Mobile’s LTE coverage reach where it couldn’t before … [read full article]
Following a robbery at a T-Mobile store earlier this month, the local police are on a search for the gunman. On January 17, a T-Mobile store in Sugar Land, Texas was robbed at around 8:00 pm, two hours after the store closed. The robber knocked on the store’s front door and, after one of the store’s employees opened the door, he forced his way in and showed a … [read full article]
Following Extended Range LTE expansions in the Kansas City, Miami, and Fresno areas, T-Mobile has officially treated another part of the country to some tasty 700MHz coverage, and this one’s in the middle of the US. T-Mobile says that its Extended Range LTE service is now live in Houston, Texas. That includes both Houston proper as well … [read full article]
T-Mobile’s 700MHz LTE rollout looks to be well under way. While we heard reports that at least one site – in Long Island – was activated recently, it seems that the frequency is also showing signs of life in Houston, Texas. We were sent a screenshot of ServiceMode on a Galaxy Note 4 from a reader, … [read full article]
Residents of Victoria, Texas are rejoicing! Thanks to T-Mobile, they are now experiencing 3G goodness! Anyone in Victoria experiencing it now? How are your download speeds? Victoria, if you have 3G, let us know!