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Feb 12, 2019 3:00 AM 2+ mon ago

5G prep boosts wireless speeds across US cities     - CNET

Mobile subscribers in cities across the US are getting fasters wireless service as they await the promise of 5G.

Mobile 5G isn't here quite yet, but the investments that carriers have been making to prep for 5G in dense urban areas are already paying off with faster and more reliable service.

That's the takeaway from a report from independent network testing firm, RootMetrics. In its semi-annual report, which tests network performance for all four major US carriers in 125 metro markets across all 50 states, the firm saw some of the biggest shifts in performance among all four carriers in cities, where wireless carriers have been busy upgrading their networks to get ready for 5G.

"Across the board, we're seeing the carriers make speed and reliability a top focus across the major U.S. cities," Doug King, director of business development at ...

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