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Verizon Wireless is bringing more 4G to the Inland Northwest. The company announced its 4G LTE network will be available in the next few weeks in Cheney, Deer Park, Mica, Valleyford, Bonners Ferry, Coeur d’Alene, Post Falls, Rathdrum and Stateline.
Faster is better, or at least we think so. Just be careful signing up for a metered data plan. In such cases you may have a data plan for 5 gigabytes of data per month at $50, but realize later you'll be spending twice that on data charges because you used way more.
Spokane Verizon customers can start using 4G service on June 16, the company announced Monday.
Verizon's LTE (long term evolution) 4G service will come online and be available for those with enabled phones, hot spots and laptop modems.
The service area is Spokane, Spokane Valley, the South Hill, Airway Heights, Liberty Lake, Mead and Otis Orchards.
The company says LTE will provide download speeds up to 10 times faster than the 3G service now available.
To take advantage of 4G a consumer needs to purchase a Verizon data plan.
An overview of LTE by Verizon is here.
Spokane will get its first 4G network later this year, Verizon Wireless announced on Tuesday.
The company already rolled out its Long Term Evolution (LTE) network to 40 cities, including Seattle, last year.
Since its launch fewer than four months ago, Verizon Wireless’ 4G LTE network has provided laptop users with 4G LTE modems with speeds up to 10 times faster than the company’s 3G network. In real-world, fully-loaded network environments, LTE users should experience average data rates of 5 to 12 megabits per second (Mbps) on the downlink and 2 to 5 Mbps on the uplink.