Network Key Facts

  • True Mobile 5G is now available in areas of Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston, Kansas City, Los Angeles, New York City, Phoenix, and Washington, D.C.
  • True Mobile 5G service covers more than 20 million people across 9 cities.
  • Sprint’s average 5G download speed of 213 Mbps is more than 5X faster than Sprint’s average LTE download speed.1
  • Sprint is using mid-band 2.5 GHz spectrum for 5G by deploying Massive MIMO radios on existing cell sites.

1Based on analysis by Ookla® Speedtest Intelligence® data average download speeds for January 2020 of 4G (LTE) and 5G Beta (NR) results. Ookla® trademarks used under license and reprinted with permission.

Today Sprint offers its best nationwide LTE coverage ever, with reliability customers can count on. And Sprint True Mobile 5G delivers blazing-fast download speeds in areas of Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston, Kansas City, Los Angeles, New York City, Phoenix and Washington, D.C., covering more than 20 million people total across all nine market areas. Sprint’s average 5G download speed is more than 5X faster than Sprint LTE. Where available, Sprint 5G will enable incredible new connections to people and things, services and opportunities that will allow our customers to live a better life. This includes powering new experiences for wireless customers, including gaming and entertainment services, IoT and business applications. Sprint 5G is a platform for innovation that will create new opportunities and growth across a wide range of industries such as healthcare, manufacturing, technology, agriculture, transportation, hospitality.

 

Latest Updates


September 26, 2017
by Günther Ottendorfer, Chief Operating Officer, Technology

Sprint Magic Box Takes Flight!

There’s magic in the air for Sprint customers! Our newest technology innovation, Sprint Magic Box, has taken to the sky as the world’s first all-wireless aerial small cell.


September 05, 2017
by Günther Ottendorfer, Chief Operating Officer, Technology

The Sprint NFV Journey: Accelerating Mobile Network Innovation with NFV OpenStack Cloud

Today is a great day here at Sprint as we announce several of the industry-leading pioneers we are collaborating with on our nationwide Network Function Virtualization OpenStack cloud deployment. 


July 25, 2017
by Dr. John Saw, Chief Technology Officer

Sprint’s LTE Plus Network Makes Strong Gains in Year-Over-Year Performance

We’re excited to see that the Sprint LTE Plus network shows year-over-year improvement, with Metro RootScore® Awards up 25 percent and State RootScore Awards up 180 percent. 


February 23, 2017

Sprint y Open Mobile Anuncian la Creación de Empresa Conjunta en Puerto Rico y Las Islas Virgenes

Sprint (NYSE: S) y PRWireless Inc., dba Open Mobile, anunciaron hoy un acuerdo para unir sus negocios en Puerto Rico, así como los negocios de Sprint en las Islas Vírgenes (USVI), bajo una nueva empresa conjunta.