Verizon’s 4G Network May Not Be for the Faint of Heart

Future generations always hold promise, but for Verizon Wireless, a fourth-generation mobile broadband network is proving both promising — and perilous. With speeds Verizon promises will be "up to 10 times faster than the company’s 3G network," the 4G LTE Mobile Broadband network launches December 5 amid concerns about pricing, access and absence — of a mobile phone counterpart.



Future generations always hold promise, but for Verizon Wireless, a fourth-generation mobile broadband network is proving both promising — and perilous. With speeds Verizon promises will be “up to 10 times faster than the company’s 3G network,” the 4G LTE Mobile Broadband network launches December 5 amid concerns about pricing, access and absence — of a mobile phone counterpart. PC Magazine reported it hit a download speed of 21 Mbps on Verizon’s 4G LTE network — noting that at that rate, a user could eat up 5 GB of data in just 32 minutes.


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