Verzion is the fastest network carrier in the U.S. for the second consecutive year, according to PCMag’s annual ranking.
Verizon beat rivals AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile in the magazine’s annual nationwide tests, which found all four major networks have ramped up their speeds in recent years.
While Verizon and AT&T remain the country’s two top carriers by subscriber numbers, Sprint and T-Mobile have boosted their coverage to become more competitive. The two smaller outfits once pondered a merger to compete with their bigger rivals, but regulatory pressure squashed any potential deal. T-Mobile is now involved in talks to tie up with satellite television provider Dish Network, which has been hoarding valuable wireless spectrum gained in government auctions.
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Verizon Wireless wins for the second year in a row by maintaining the consistent performance and broad coverage we saw last year with its XLTE network. Almost all phones…
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