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1. Verizon 1.9 star rating (1.9 stars | 76 Reviews)
2. T-Mobile 1.8 star rating (1.8 stars | 122 Reviews)
3. Sprint 1.4 star rating (1.4 stars | 138 Reviews)
4. AT&T 1.3 star rating (1.3 stars | 221 Reviews)

Total Coverage 1.6 star rating (1.6 stars | 610 Reviews)
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1 Out of 5 (1 star) | 360 / Capital of Texas | Spicewood Springs Rd., Austin, TX 78731 |

Been with Sprint 8 years. When I moved to this location my reception was average (owned a Sanyo RL-8700 I believe). Then about 4 months ago I started getting many dropped calls and very poor and often no reception. I purchased a new phone (for other reasons than reception) and I still have horrible reception. I've never experienced this bad of service from Sprint. If fact, I can't remember having a dropped call while in Austin until 4 months ago.

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5 Out of 5 (5 stars) | Steck | Mopace, Austin, TX 78759 |

I've used Nextel for 6 years and been completely satisfied. Mostly use cellular service, not too much walkie-talkie. Dropped calls occur about once every 2-3 months. Frequently travel all around Austin, very few spots with out service. Very happy with service, almost never have to call customer service with problems.

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0 Out of 5 (0 stars) | Bee Caves Rd., Austin, TX 78746 |

Cingular Sucks do not get this service. Reception was much better with ATT. Now I know why there is a Class Action lawsuit filed by former ATT customers.

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1 Out of 5 (1 star) | 183 | Riata Trace Pkwy., Austin, TX 78727 |

In the Riata Bldg Complex, this phone / carrier provides terrible service. I know that providers don't offer any sort of service level agreement inside buildings, but I sit right next to a window, and I my reception provides mostly unintelligibly garbage.

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4 Out of 5 (4 stars) | General Williamson | 620, Austin, TX 78734 |

The only dropped calls / no service I've experienced are near Mt. Bonnell (due to rock cliffs) and on Bullick Hollow Rd. near Volente (very spotty service).

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1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Balcones / Hart Lane, Austin, TX 78731 |

Cingular is absolutely horrible at the Hart Lane / Balcones area off of Far West. I have a couple of bars most of the time, until a call comes in. Then it immediately drops to no bars and I can barely hear the person on the call. Cingular has terrible service in this area.

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4 Out of 5 (4 stars) | MoPac and 183, Austin, TX 78759 |

I normally get decent reception outside of my home. In my house, I get between 1 and three bars. I very rarely have a dropped call. I travel domestically and internationally and have good reception anywhere I go with this phone. Cingular customer service is a nightmare to call - buy aren't they all?

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0 Out of 5 (0 stars) | Braker | N. Lamar, Austin, TX 78753 |

I can not make or receive calls from my home area any longer. I keep getting called failed or connection error when tring to dial out and can't receive calls in. I have called Cingular many times in the past 4 days and they say nothing is wrong with my service. i'm very diapointed in Cingular

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1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Brodie Lane | Davis Lane, Austin, TX 78745 |

ALways drop calls at the house. I am dropping Cingular..It's the worst.

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1 Out of 5 (1 star) | 2222 | Mopac, Austin, TX 78731 |

Cingular is the worst service I've ever had. Before when they were AT&T it was far superior. My phone breaks up way too often when I'm driving. If I drive just a few miles, the phone will break up or drop the call over and over again.

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