Aug 17, 2011 12:12 PM
TUCSON - Verizon Wireless customers will soon be able to surf the web, download files, and share music and photos up to 10 times faster than before.
Starting tomorrow, Verizon Wireless' 4G Long Term Evolution network launches, and will extend between I-10 and Harrison Rd., north to Sunrise Dr. and south to Valencia Rd., including the Tucson International Airport.
"We are proud to help lead more of Tucson into the 4G LTE wireless broadband world, helping residents, local government and small businesses connect faster and more fully with each other and those outside our community," said Brian Danfield, regional president of Verizon Wireless. "Our 4G LTE network is revolutionizing the way people communicate, and we know this connectivity will be a key communications and technology enabler for many years to come."
Verizon says customers can choose from a number of devices, including:
--The RevolutionTM by LG smartphone
--The DROID Charge by Samsung smartphone
--The ThunderBoltTM by HTC smartphone
--The Samsung Galaxy TabTM 10.1 with 4G LTE tablet
--The CompaqTM Mini CQ10-688nr with built-in 4G LTE netbook
--The HP® Pavilion dm1-3010nr Entertainment PC with 4G LTE
--Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot MiFiTM 4510L
--The Samsung 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot SCH-LC11
--Verizon Wireless 4G LTE USB Modem 551L
--The Pantech UML290 USB modem
For more information about Verizon Wireless' 4G LTE network, visit www.verizonwireless.com/lte.