AT&T opens four new LTE markets, covers 160 million

The country's second-largest carrier continues to expand its LTE footprint.

Nokia Lumia 920
LTE handsets like the Nokia Lumia 920 will get a speed bump in four new markets. Josh Miller/CNET

AT&T flipped the switch on four new LTE markets in its expanding 4G network.

Starting today, customers in Auburn, Ala.; Grand Rapids, Mich.; Nashua, N.H.; and Wilkes-Barre, Penn., will begin to see LTE coverage.

These additions bring AT&T's LTE count to 113 markets with coverage extending to over 160 million people.

AT&T still trails behind Verizon, which claims coverage of over 440 cities and 200 million residents.

AT&T helps you track your city's progress in an infographic below.

AT&T LTE coverage doc
Click to enlarge. AT&T
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Jessica Dolcourt reviews smartphones and cell phones, covers handset news, and pens the monthly column Smartphones Unlocked. A senior editor, she started at CNET in 2006 and spent four years reviewing mobile and desktop software before taking on devices.

 

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