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  1. Jadien

    Jadien Well-Known Member
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    Hi All,

    I'm noticing some grumblings of people getting 4G signals in cities/towns other than the official map says.

    I figured we could keep track of those places for everybody.

    So, where all are you getting a 4G signal that's not "official"?
     

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  2. aliveon2legs

    aliveon2legs Well-Known Member
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    Great idea.
     
  3. SkunkApe

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    ive heard rochester ny started getting it. Hope buffalo gets it soon :(
     
  4. Dession

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    Los Angeles, CA
    Here's my 4G in Los Angeles thread: http://androidforums.com/htc-evo-4g/93054-4g-signal-los-angeles.html

    So far in Los Angeles County we have:
    Hollywood (90038)
    Santa Monica/West LA (W Olympic Blvd & S Bundy Dr, 90064)
    Boyle Heights (E 4th St & S Chicago St, 90033)
    Beverly Hills (S La Cienega Blvd & W Olympic Blvd and The Beverly Center, 90048)
    Downtown LA
     
  5. Jadien

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    Also, I'm seeing some reports of Salt Lake City and Bay Area... Anyone else?

    (I'm hoping for Phoenix...!)
     
  6. m3latino

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    These are some of the places that I have gotten 4G signals in Queens, NYC.

    Sunnyside and Long Island City
    Speeds of 1-3 mb/s
     
  7. Solson

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    Grand Rapids MI
    Grand Rapids Michigan
     
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  8. bnaegele

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    Saint Louis
     
  9. Moze

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    Syracuse, NY
     
  10. MisterB

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    Yup. I'm getting 4G in Salt Lake City
     
  11. Ramer84015

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    Seems to have good range, up here in Ogden (about 40 miles north of SLC) and getting 4G signal :)
     
  12. taiguy

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    Denver, CO has a small section of 4G outside of downtown
     
  13. dannydos

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    I was able to get one bar at work (quick ma) its just outside of Boston.
     
  14. zpilot

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    Saint Louis is very spotty. Even when I had 4G, I didn't get that blazing hot speed as advertised.
     
  15. pgus13

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    The suburbs of Detroit DOESN'T!!
     
  16. TheGuac

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    Parts of downtown Nashville (including the Gulch) plus the suburbs (Brentwood and Murfreesboro) have 4G. I got about 5.8 mbps down on a speed test done there.
     
  17. dodgeis4me

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    im in ogden and dont get it
     
  18. Jonnei

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    Jacksonville, FL is currently testing and will be official at the end of summer. It is up in certain areas, at certain times.
     
  19. Colorado_Al

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    I have seen 4G in Denver in the downtown area. Fastest speeds have been near Coors field @ 4.5mbps. I lose 4G north of I-70 on I-25. Much of the area has 4G signal, but it is not very fast. I am guessing that they have not finished with their testing and it has not been turned up yet.
     
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  20. Colorado_Al

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    I had a great 4G signal in South city St. Louis near Ted Drewes. 4.5mbps.
     
  21. sjwaste

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    Arlington, VA - but its hit or miss. I think they're still screwing with the tower config. It's half a mile from my house, so there's no other reason why I'd only get signal about 25% of the time.

    Can't wait until we're fully live here.
     
  22. bgpmpn

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    Tri-Cities, WA up but spotty. 4.1mbps
     
  23. Meltz014

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    Really? I haven't actually turned my 4G on yet - where is this rumored coverage?

    Edit: Just read Al's post. Thanks
     
  24. hperry

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    i am getting 4g just south of boston (blue hill area).
     
  25. Zardos

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    Cell phone sales.
    Bacon Town, USA
    Fenton, MO. Which is outside St. Louis.

    Getting about 2mbps down.
     
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