―We want our customers to have a great network experience whatever they’re doing –
making a call, sending a photo, checking e-mail, downloading apps, or surfing the Internet
said J. Michael Schweder, president of AT&T Mid-Atlantic.
―We’re committed to our investment in the local
wireless network, and providing enhanced wireless coverage at major sports and entertainment venues
is just one way that we’re investing in
DAS technology helps improve the mobile Internet experience by shortening the distance a request must travel. The additional capacity also is expected to help improve call reliability, boost data traffic capacity and enable more consistent network access to help customers make the most of their AT&T devices. These investments help to ensure that DC residents continue to enjoy the best possible experience over the AT&T network, whether at home, at work or on the go.
The great performance of AT&T’s 4G
LTE network continues to be validated:
AT&T has the fastest and now most reliable 4G LTE network.** According to independent third-party data, AT&T has the highest success rate for delivering mobile content across nationwide 4G LTE networks.
Meanwhile, our 4G LTE service was recognized as having faster average download and upload speeds than any of our competitors in
’s most recent 20
-market speed tests
the second consecutive year that AT&T has ranked 1st overall.
also ranked AT&T’s as the fastest combination of 3G and 4G services in
the 20 cities it tested.***
And AT&T was named America’s fastest 4G LTE network in
2013 Fastest Mobile Networks 30-market study
sweeping the top rankings in all six U.S. regions from coast to coast: Northeast, Southeast, North-Central, South-Central, Northwest and Southwest.**** Across the greater Washington, DC area,
AT&T’s 2013 inv
estments have resulted in expansion and enhancement of our 4G LTE network, which provides ultra-fast speeds. AT&T 4G LTE is now available in DC as well as Maryland, Virginia, and Delaware. Nationwide, more than 225 million Americans have access to AT&T 4G LTE service. By year-end 2013, AT&T expects to cover nearly 270 million people and 400 markets with its 4G LTE network.