U.S. CELLULAR ANNOUNCES NEW 4G LTE SERVICE  NOW AVAILABLE IN LEXINGTON AND NATURAL BRIDGE STATION

 

LEXINGTON, Va. – U.S. Cellular (NYSE: USM), in conjunction with its partner, King Street Wireless, announced that Lexington residents now have new access to 4G LTE services. In 2015 the company is adding more than 600 4G LTE cell sites across the country, and expanding existing 4G LTE service in 10 states. By the end of the year, 98 percent of U.S. Cellular customers will have access to 4G LTE speeds.
In addition to Lexington this latest U.S. Cellular network expansion brings additional 4G LTE service to areas in:  Buffalo Forge, Denmark, Kerrs Creek, Mechanicsvlle, Timber Ridge and Buffalo Bend also have access; and in Natural Bridge Station, Fancy Hill, Gilmore Mills, Greenlee and Piney Grove.  In other states: California, Maryland, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Oregon, West Virginia and Washington.   
“We are a wireless carrier with national coverage that keeps our customers connected in the places where life happens, even where you least expect it,” said Nathan Waddell, director of sales for U.S. Cellular in the Mid-South. “This network expansion brings fast 4G LTE speeds that other carriers ignore. We’re committed to providing our customers the best high-quality network and making sure that their phone works when and where they need it – wherever they are.”
4G LTE speeds provide an enhanced wireless experience with fast web browsing, smooth video streaming, video chatting and speedy app downloads. U.S. Cellular keeps customers connected with devices for a variety of needs, from 4G LTE smartphones, tablets, and hotspots to vehicle monitoring and home phone solutions.
U.S. Cellular strives to deliver the best customer experience by offering national coverage, industry-leading innovations designed to elevate the customer experience and a high-quality network along with value-packed plans that meet a variety of customer needs. For more information about the 4G LTE experience, visit uscellular.com/4G.
                                       
4G LTE not available in all areas. See uscellular.com/4G for detailed coverage info. 4G LTE service is provided in partnership with King Street Wireless. LTE is a trademark of ETSI.
About King Street Wireless, L.P.
King Street Wireless, L.P. currently holds 700 MHz wireless spectrum in 27 states and is partnering with Chicago-based U.S. Cellular to deliver high-speed 4G LTE service to U.S. Cellular’s customers in several of the carrier’s markets.  King Street Wireless is headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia where it is recognized for its involvement in its community both through its economic development and philanthropic efforts. To learn more about King Street Wireless, visit www.kingstreetwireless.com.

About U.S. Cellular
U.S. Cellular is the fifth-largest full-service wireless carrier in the United States, providing national network coverage and industry-leading innovations designed to elevate the customer experience. The Chicago-based carrier has a strong line-up of cutting-edge devices that are all backed by a high-quality network in big and small cities and rural communities. Currently, 94 percent of customers have access to 4G LTE speeds, and 98 percent will have access by the end of 2015. U.S. Cellular was named a J.D. Power and Associates Customer Champion in 2014 for the third time in four years. To learn more about U.S. Cellular, visit one of its retail stores or uscellular.com. To get the latest news, promos and videos, connect with U.S. Cellular on Facebook.com/uscellular, Twitter.com/uscellular and YouTube.com/uscellularcorp.