Sprint expands 4G LTE network coverage to over 20 new locations

As part of its plan to provide 4G LTE network coverage to most of its customers before the end of 2012, Sprint has announced over 20 new locations where 4G speeds are now available. The newly added 4G markets include San Francisco, Napa, Joplin, Redwood City, and San Mateo. Sprint aims to continue rolling out 4G LTE network coverage to more locations in the coming months, and is expected to further add to the list of 24 markets that it covers already.

What Else You Need To Know

  • Sprint plans on reaching up to 100 new 4G LTE markets by the end of 2012.

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Eventually, Sprint plans to have its LTE network's coverage match that of its current 3G network, though it will take a few years before that happens. - Dan Seifert, The Verge  
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