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Verizon Wireless Expands 4G LTE Network in Otsego County

           Verizon Wireless Expands 4G LTE Network in Otsego County

PR Newswire

ONEONTA, N.Y., Nov. 26, 2012

ONEONTA, N.Y., Nov. 26, 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 a site in Otsego
                    County. 4G LTE lets Verizon Wireless customers use their 4G LTE-enabled
WHAT:   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: The new Otsego County 4G LTE site is located in Pittsfield.
                    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
footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to
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SOURCE Verizon Wireless

Website: http://www.verizonwireless.com