AT&T isn’t alone in improving cell coverage in Orange County. Verizon Wireless wants to add that it, too, is constantly adding more cell sites here.
The new O.C. locations improve 3G wireless coverage in specific parts of Santa Ana and Tustin:
Increased 3G coverage means more capacity for calls, e-mails, multimedia messaging and Web access.
Verizon said it invested $600 million in California last year to enhance service and coverage. Comparably, AT&T (the only other company that has released this information) said its total capital investment in its network in California from 2006 to 2008 was “nearly $7.9 billion.”
Hello Sprint? T-Mobile? I have requests in to both companies asking for an O.C. update. Stay tuned…
More on cell-phones: Check out the Gadgetress Guide to local cell phone services. Previous stories on new cell sites in Orange County: