Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Network Expands In Dutchess County

Fri Jan 25, 2013 10:26am EST

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POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y., Jan. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

 WHO:            Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation's largest 4G LTE network and largest, most reliable 3G network                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        
 WHAT:           Verizon Wireless recently activated new 4G LTE coverage on a site in Dutchess County, expanding and filling in coverage on the high-speed data network it launched locally in November 2011.  4G LTE lets Verizon Wireless customers use their 4G LTE-enabled devices to surf the Web, post status updates and photos, share music, and download files at speeds up to 10 times faster than customers on 3G networks.  
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        
 WHERE:          New 4G LTE site is located in Holmes. For street-level detail of coverage and more, please visit  www.verizonwireless.com/4GLTE.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        
 BACKGROUND:     Two years after its launch, the Verizon 4G LTE network is available to more than 273 million people across the U.S. - close to 89 percent of the U.S. population.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        
                 To learn more about the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network, please visit  http://news.verizonwireless.com/news/2012/12/verizon-wireless-4G-LTE-two-year-anniversary.html. For a full list of 4G LTE markets please visit  www.verizonwireless.com/lte.                                                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        
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About Verizon Wireless

Verizon Wireless operates the nation's largest 4G LTE network and largest, most
reliable 3G network. The company serves 98.2 million retail customers, including
92.5 million retail postpaid customers.  Headquartered in  Basking Ridge, N.J.,
with more than 73,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture
of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and Vodafone (LSE, NASDAQ: VOD). 
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