Verizon Wireless Expands 4G LTE Network in Elmira-Corning Area

        Verizon Wireless Expands 4G LTE Network in Elmira-Corning Area

PR Newswire

ELMIRA, N.Y., Nov. 21, 2012

ELMIRA, N.Y., Nov. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --

WHO: Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation's largest 4G LTE network and
                            largest, most reliable 3G network
                            Verizon Wireless recently activated new 4G LTE coverage on two sites in the
                            Elmira-Corning area, expanding and filling in coverage on the high-speed
WHAT:    data network it launched locally in June. 4G LTE lets Verizon Wireless
                            customers use their 4G LTE-enabled devices to surf the Web, post status
                            updates and photos, share music, and download files at speeds up to 10
                            times faster than customers on 3G networks. 
WHERE:   New 4G LTE sites are located in Corning and Pine City.
                            For street-level detail of coverage and more, please visit
                            www.verizonwireless.com/4GLTE.
                            The Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network offers more 4G LTE coverage than all
                            other competitors' networks combined. As of November 15, the network is
BACKGROUND:        available to more than 250 million people in more than 440 markets
                            throughout the United States. In real-world, fully loaded network
                            environments, users will see average data rates of 5 to 12 megabits per
                            second (Mbps) on the downlink and 2 to 5 Mbps on the uplink.
                            To learn more about how 4G LTE is changing the ways Verizon Wireless
                            customers communicate, please visit
                            http://news.verizonwireless.com/news/2012/11/4G-LTE-network-innovation.html
                            For a full list of 4G LTE markets please visit www.verizonwireless.com/lte.
MEDIA CONTACT:      John O'Malley
                            Verizon Wireless
                            585.321.7264 or 585.261.5899
                            John.omalley@verizonwireless.com
                            http://twitter.com/VZWjohno

About Verizon Wireless

Verizon Wireless operates the nation's largest 4G LTE network and largest,
most reliable 3G network. The company serves nearly 96 million retail
customers, including 90.4 million retail postpaid customers. Headquartered in
Basking Ridge, N.J., with more than 75,000 employees nationwide, Verizon
Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and
Vodafone (LSE, NASDAQ: VOD). For more information, visit
www.verizonwireless.com. To preview and request broadcast-quality video
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SOURCE Verizon Wireless

Website: http://www.verizonwireless.com
 
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