Minneapolis, MN Carrier Reviews & Coverage Maps


Rating
1. T-Mobile 2.4 star rating (2.4 stars | 62 Reviews)
2. Sprint 1.8 star rating (1.8 stars | 65 Reviews)
3. Verizon 1.7 star rating (1.7 stars | 101 Reviews)
4. AT&T 1.6 star rating (1.6 stars | 82 Reviews)

Total Coverage 1.8 star rating (1.8 stars | 334 Reviews)
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Verizon

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Hennepin | Franklin, Minneapolis, MN 55405 |

Verizon states we are in a zone of poor reception

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Verizon

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Franklin and Lyndale, Minneapolis, MN 55405 |

horrible coverage in downtown minneapolis

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Sprint

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Old Cedar Ave. | Old Shakopee Rd., Minneapolis, MN 55425 |

6 months of dropped calls on business cell line, can't take the BS lies and double talk by Customer Care. Make some room Verizon. Sprint has Absolute worst all around service ever, I've had cell service with Sprint for 17 years, no bill credit, no forgiveness on early termination nothing nada zip. Sprint should be shut down forever. CLASS ACTION SUIT! Minneapolis Metro Area freaking blows donkey balls. We have a shared plan with 5 lines, each phone on average costs $450.00 and the monthly bill is $330.00 per month we've been paying that for over 5 years prior to that I had unlimited everything and 3 lines and my bill was close to $400 per month paid that for about 7 years in the beginning I paid by the minute in the late 90's early 2000's my bill was consistently $400 to $600 per month, over the past 17 years I've paid Sprint close to $50,000 for cell service what a crock! What the hell are they doing with all that cash blowing it their noses. I pray the Feds step in and make them refund everyone's money since last October.

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Sprint

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Lyndale | Diamond Lake, Minneapolis, MN 55419 |

Enough! Sprint is downright terrible. Months of excuses of upgrading towers 4-5 dropped calls PER DAY I live in the middle of the city, yet can't get reception in my house or around it. I switched to Verizon and had zero reception issues in the same spots. Don't believe anything the reps tell you, the problem with Sprint will not be getting better any time in the near future. Instead of spending money sponsoring Nascar events, why don't you spend that money and give rebates to the customers you've been robbing for over a year.

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Sprint

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Downtown, Minneapolis, MN 55402 |

Sprint is unusable downtown! Each time I call customer service for an update on the so-called 'tower upgrades', they tell me all will be fixed in (then they tell me a date 2 months out)... never fails! Today I'm canceling.. enough is enough! Sprint... You are dead to me! Dropped Calls... Check No Data... Check Clueless Customer Service... . Check Rude Customer Service... .. Check Dead to Me?... .. Check!

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T-Mobile

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Marquette AVE S | 12th St., Minneapolis, MN 55403 |

horrible to say the least. I have brightspot though and the coverage is really horrible. I am not sure if T-Mobile is short changing Brightspot

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T-Mobile

4 Out of 5 (4 stars) | Anoka / Blaine / Coon Rapids Area, Minneapolis, MN 55433 |

I have had T-Mobile for 2 years now and have had no issues with reception or data. I typically avg are 26 down. I stay in the greater twin cities area and there for the most part is no problem. They have a dead spot few and far between. The issues is when you live the heavily populated areas but I don't so, for where I spend my time T-Mobile is great.

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Sprint

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | France and Old Shakopee, Minneapolis, MN 55437 |

Sprint customer service is awful. They have been lying to me about the "tower repairs" since October. Supervisors are worse than the phone banks - living in a world on denial. Guess they think we are all stupid and won't dump them. So very wrong! So sick of the dropped calls, crackling, and cutting out. I live one mile from a tower and can't get consistent service. Terrible, horrible, awful. Service is worthless.

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Sprint

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Hwy. 65 | Lexington, Minneapolis, MN 55448 |

Sprint is absolutly terrible! Anyone looking to get a phone, do not waste your money with this company, always loosing connection, no service, not getting texts or calls for a couple days. Same problems each month, also terrible customer service! The workers do not help at all, and do not show any concern with my phones problems. I cant wait til the xontract is up, definently going to verizon, the only reliable network that has never let me down in the past.

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US Cellular

0 Out of 5 (0 stars) | University Ave.SE | 11th Ave.S, Minneapolis, MN 55414 |

I have US Cellular and have almost never had a problem with finding coverage of at least a minimum status, even when going to school in PA I could call and send / receive texts and emails from inside and outside any building I wanted to. Now that I moved to Minneapolis I completely lost all tower. I know I was in roaming but now my phone won't even do that, all it says is SOS instead of tower bars, and all I can do is make emergency calls from it! Clearly, you cannot have US Cellular in the Twin Cities.

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Sprint

0 Out of 5 (0 stars) | 73rd St. | Portland Ave., Minneapolis, MN 55423 |

Sprint's network is an absolute joke, as is their customer service. Beware! They lie. They are rude. Their answer to every problem is that "The network is being upgraded." It's been almost two years now. Biggest load of crap I've ever been handed in my life. I honestly hate them and will throw a party the day they go out of business. We are filing with the MN Attorney General's office and switching to Verizon; Sprint is a clown show run by lying crooks that would've been run out of town by an angry mob back in the day.

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T-Mobile

4 Out of 5 (4 stars) | Lake and 45th AveS, Minneapolis, MN 55406 |

I have had pretty good luck with T-Mobile throughout the twin cities. Bad data coverage at work in Bloomington (494 and Hwy. 100), but otherwise I've been pretty happy. In general I've had good luck. Any issues have been data signal strength. I've never had issues with dropped calls. Friends who visit with Sprint (and I think Verizon too) have much more trouble getting reception at my house).

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Sprint

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Downtown Minneapolis | 7th and Marquette, Minneapolis, MN 55402 |

Terrible / awful / horrendous / are you kidding me it's so effing bad kind of data service in downtown Minneapolis. You want to do a quick google search? good luck getting a result back within any reasonable time(if you are lucky), because most likely you will get something similar to 'could not connect to internet' message. Stream music without constant stop and go? haha--u make me laugh. Despite all their promises and there constant 'working on network upgrade' messages, I don't even pretend to understand how the service can be so bad in the heart of downtown. Should it not be common sense that you plan for heavier traffic in areas like these? Is a 2 month old in the charge of planning / designing / deployment / service quality? (Apologies to all 2 month old everywhere). Why the heck am I paying oodles of money for this kind of bs service? bcos, unfortuntaly, Sprint from a monetary perspective, does offer a decent value (relatively speaking, compared to what is availble to us here in the U.S.). And there are areas where service has become usable, and even has some 4G here and there. But the whole thing with Sprint... my goodness, their network is just poopier than my 2 year old's dirtiest of the dirties diaper you can think of after a thaksgivig meal. And I am stupid, cos here I am, still waiting for their promised 'network improvement coming soon' bs. It's all my fault, really.

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Sprint

0 Out of 5 (0 stars) | Hwy. 10 | Foley Blvd., Minneapolis, MN 55448 |

Sprint in the last year has became the worst phone company around. Twice now I have contacted Sprint customer care complaining about my service to which they say they are upgrading the towers. I was infomred twice that I would receive a follow up phone call within 24-48 hours. 1 week later and I'm still waiting for that phone call. Almost every call is dropped, friends say they texted me and show me they did, but I never get the text and Sprint customer care is poor. I am paying the early termination fee and going to Verizon. Everyone should join me in dropping Sprint as they SUCK! P.S. I was a Sprint customer for 13+ years so it's not like anyone can say I had a bad day...

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Sprint

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55402 |

Sprints data and cellular service is horrendous in downtown Minneapolis. In my office internet is slow, streaming music no chance. 4G never works usually on 3G or 1X, even went to the Sprint store on Nicollet mall and a few employees complained about how bad it is as well. My work phone is Verizon and gets great data service in the same spots. Both are IPhone 5s and I hate That Sprint can't get it right thru all these promises of great plans.

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Sprint

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Uptown, Minneapolis, MN 55416 |

Sprint sucks. Every time I make a call, the call gets dropped. I can't even get 4g in my apartment, and I only get 2 or 3 bars for 3g reception. I made the biggest mistake leaving Verizon. Once my contract is up, I am leaving.

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Sprint

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Turtle Lake Park, Minneapolis, MN 55446 |

I frequently get dropped calls in my own house, and generally have to stand by one or two specific windows to maintain a call once it's started. Text messages are about 80% at best, 65% at worst

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Sprint

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Lake St., Minneapolis, MN 55407 |

Lousy, losing valuable business over this problem. I am so frustrated and cannot believe the incompetence of this company.

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Cellular One

0 Out of 5 (0 stars) | 7th St.South | Marquette Ave., Minneapolis, MN 55402 |

3G / 4G data service is HIGHLY unreliable and almost non existent when using streaming programs like Pandora, Youtube any other music app. Even when I am trying to check my Instagram I cannot pick up a good steady signal. Being stuck at work for 9hour days with no wi-fi provided by work, I rely on my phone to relax during breaks / lunch, which really sucks and makes the day even longer! I also have a Samsung Galaxy S4 that is perfect for games and music but can only listen to songs that I have on the phone. What a waste of money! Go with Verizon or AT&t because their towers must be interfering heavily with my provider (Sprint)

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Sprint

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Hwy. 65 | Cloverleaf and Hwy. 65, Minneapolis, MN 55434 |

Ugh is all I have to say. Dropped calls, texts not coming through, roaming in my own house! Sprint has some serious issues. They keep saying the towers are upgraded in my area, but I don't think it is true.

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