Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Network Expands In Albany Area
ALBANY, N.Y., Jan. 11, 2013
ALBANY, N.Y., Jan. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
WHO: Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation's largest 4G LTE network and largest, most reliable 3G
Verizon Wireless recently activated new 4G LTE coverage on 11 sites in the Capital Region,
expanding and filling in coverage on the high-speed data network it launched locally in August
WHAT: 2011. 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.
New 4G LTE sites are located in Berne, Colonie, Coeymans, Duanesburg, Grafton, Greenfield,
WHERE: Middle Grove, Milton, Rotterdam, Troy and Voorheesville. For street-level detail of coverage
and more, please visit www.verizonwireless.com/4GLTE.
Two years after its launch, the Verizon 4G LTE network is available to 273.5 million people
BACKGROUND: across the U.S. – close to 89 percent of the U.S. population – and offers more 4G LTE coverage
than all other networks combined.
Verizon Wireless also topped the most recent RootMetrics network performance tests for the
Albany market, winning for both Data Performance and overall Combined Performance. See the test
To learn more about the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network, please visit
For a full list of 4G LTE markets please visit www.verizonwireless.com/lte.
MEDIA John O'Malley
585.321.7264 or 585.261.5899
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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the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.
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