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I keep reading on here about network.sprint.com not having anything to do with NV upgrades. I live in the northwest suburbs of Chicago and have a ton of towers on that site that say they are getting additional voice capacity which I assume is an additional voice carrier. Quite a few of these towers now have network vision complete on them and are using the SMR band and a good chunk of them correspond with the voice capacity improvements at network.sprint.com. Is there a chance that the two can be related in areas that nv is going on?

 

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I personally don't say they have anything to do with NV (although I have seen others say that). I like to say they have to do with maintenance upgrades. If a post NV site needs additional voice or EVDO carriers, they will likely show up on network.sprint.com all the same as legacy sites.

 

I do like people to understand though upgrades shown at network.sprint.com are not an indication of Network Vision starting in a market. People often get excited in non NV markets when they see maintenance upgrades appearing even though these are not a sign of Network Vision or LTE.

 

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