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Verizon turns up 5G in Atlanta, Detroit, Indianapolis, Washington DC

July 31, 2019


Verizon announced today it has activated its “5G Ultra Wideband” mobile service in parts of Atlanta, Detroit, Indianapolis and Washington D.C. These four cities join Chicago, Denver, Minneapolis, Providence and St. Paul as nine of the target 30 5G markets the carrier is working to bring live by the end of the year.

A speed test conducted in Detroit on an LG V50 and posted to Twitter by a Verizon employee showed downlink throughput speeds of more than 1.5 Gbps. The millimeter wave transmission has supported speeds in excess of 2 Gbps.

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