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I was driving to Texas today from Kansas and tried to check out some of Sprints Coverage along I-35.

 

1. Most of my connections allong the way were eHRPD

2. I connected LTE around El Dorado, KS, South Wichita and Wichita Falls Texas.

3. I did not connect LTE in North Wichita or Oklahoma City

4. Currently in San Angelo, TX and only eHRPD

 

Note: I was using and EVO LTE so I toggled airplane mode requently..

 

On the way home to Kansas, I plan on changing the network to LTE only and see what happens.

Also I plan to correlate closer with my daughters iPhone 5. It was picking up LTE in west Wichita Falls that I could not connect to even toggling airplane mode.

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I was driving to Texas today from Kansas and tried to check out some of Sprints Coverage along I-35.

 

1. Most of my connections allong the way were eHRPD

2. I connected LTE around El Dorado, KS, South Wichita and Wichita Falls Texas.

3. I did not connect LTE in North Wichita or Oklahoma City

4. Currently in San Angelo, TX and only eHRPD

 

Note: I was using and EVO LTE so I toggled airplane mode requently..

 

On the way home to Kansas, I plan on changing the network to LTE only and see what happens.

Also I plan to correlate closer with my daughters iPhone 5. It was picking up LTE in west Wichita Falls that I could not connect to even toggling airplane mode.

I will be in Wichita Falls on Friday.

 

Robert via Nexus 4 using Tapatalk 2

I will be coming up to KC and will be on I-35 from emporia to KC, hope to find some new areas of LTE

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I will be coming up to KC and will be on I-35 from emporia to KC, hope to find some new areas of LTE

 

where in KC? I get LTE in Overland Park, except around the Sprint Campus. :lol:

I sometimes have to toggle my EVO LTE's airplane mode to connect.

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I will be in Wichita Falls on Friday.

 

Robert via Nexus 4 using Tapatalk 2

 

Can't wait to read your report. Some say the new updated modem on the GN2 isn't better, but in fact makes it like the S3... I haven't been able to play with it yet. Might be something to look into tho.

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So far, I haven't seen any improvements in 3G services in the OKC metro, save one or two sites and I think those were band-aid improvements to backhaul. But I'm hopeful that we'll see some improvements now that 2013 is almost upon us. My upgrade eligibility is January 1st so I can't wait to have a new LTE capable device (I still have a Wimax phone now, which is great only when I'm near one of the 3 OKC protection sites).

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