Houston, TX Carrier Reviews & Coverage Maps


Rating
1. Verizon 3.2 star rating (3.2 stars | 42 Reviews)
2. T-Mobile 2.1 star rating (2.1 stars | 99 Reviews)
3. Sprint 1.8 star rating (1.8 stars | 96 Reviews)
4. AT&T 1.5 star rating (1.5 stars | 145 Reviews)

Total Coverage 1.9 star rating (1.9 stars | 407 Reviews)
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AT&T

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Fairview | Montrose, Houston, TX 77006 |

90% of all calls are dropped inside and outside home. Customer service was anything but helpful. She suggested I get in my care and drive to make a call or receive one.

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AT&T

2 Out of 5 (2 stars) | Hughes | Beamer, Houston, TX 77089 |

I usually get like 3 to 2 bars there. It's ok. I don't get dropped calls. And you can still text. But needs improvement. Like in the donut heaven at thAt intersection I only get one bar.

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Sprint

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Chimney Rock | San Felipe, Houston, TX 77056 |

everybody says, "you are breaking up, can you repeat that. I can barely hear you" This over a period of 4 years from 2004 to present April 09 J. Stewart

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AT&T

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Westheimer and W. Alabama, Houston, TX 77098 |

About 70% of the time, cannot make outgoing calls or receive incoming calls; same on wife's clamshell phone. Text messaging works, phone shows full bars. Same problem around Rice University. Problem has been going on for 2 months. Contacted ATT and they "worked" on the problem, sending an email declaring it was resolved. Whatever. I think they are out of bandwidth in area and won't admit to it - increase bandwidth.

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AT&T

2 Out of 5 (2 stars) | Westheimer | Kirkwood, Houston, TX 77082 |

I live one block from this intersection in the Royal Oaks subdivision and get very poor reception in my home. Reception in the street is slightly better but still poor. I actually have no reception about 75% of the time and one or two bars of reception 25% of the time.

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AT&T

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | West | Beltway 8, Houston, TX 77040 |

We just moved here and all 4 of us with various phones have terrible reception! Is there any way to boost reception?

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AT&T

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | West Rd. | Hwy. 6, Houston, TX 77095 |

Receptio is not great outside, it's terrible inside. More bars in more places, whatever. Verizon is just as bad.

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AT&T

0 Out of 5 (0 stars) | 711 Louisiana St. | 3rd Floor, Penzoil Plaza, Houston, TX 77002 |

Downtown Houston, office of 200 employees. No reception from ATT...

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AT&T

0 Out of 5 (0 stars) | West | Beltway8, Houston, TX 77064 |

Cant hold more than a 5 minute call. Wifes iphone cant call or recieve.

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Nextel

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | 1960 | Butte Creek, Houston, TX 77090 |

From my house, if the call goes through I will lose the signal within the next minute. Ok in the neighbourhood

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T-Mobile

5 Out of 5 (5 stars) | F.M 1960 | I-45, Houston, TX 77090 |

When I had Verizon I would lose service near the most interior walls. Now that I'm with T-Mobile (for 2yrs.) I get full bars in and out. You should never have to step outside you home to talk on your cell.

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Verizon

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Dairy Ashford | West Park, Houston, TX 77082 |

Reception fine until new tower placed just South of Dairy Ashford and Westpark intersection on East side of Dairy Ashford. Reception sporatic enough to keep phone from roaming to better tower but constantly drops calls. Tried 2 different Verizon phones, same thing. Outside of this area seems to work OK.

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Verizon

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Dairy Ashford | West Park, Houston, TX 77082 |

Reception was fine until a new tower was put up just South of the Dairy Ashford and Westpark intersection on the East side of Dairy Ashford. Now the reception is sporatic enough so that it won't allow the phones to roam an alternate tower but drops any call that connects constantly. Have tried two different Verizon phones with no improvement. Outside of this area the phone seems to work fine.

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AT&T

0 Out of 5 (0 stars) | Richmond | Woodland, Houston, TX 77082 |

i get no signal at home or on the street I have to walk at least two blocks to get signal

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AT&T

2 Out of 5 (2 stars) | W. Lake Houston @ Lakeshore Subdivision | W. Lake Houston / Lakeshore, Houston, TX 77044 |

Usually passing the Shell gas station coming from the Beltway 8 on W. Lake Houston the reception drops almost completely. Once entering the Lakeshore subdivision it'll disconnect or maybe get one bar. Cingular reception is usually very good, but everyone that comes out here has the same problem, especially inside the house. We'll have to go outside sometimes just to make / receive a call.

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Sprint

0 Out of 5 (0 stars) | 11711 Memorial Dr., Houston, TX 77024 |

Had a trouble to receive calls since I move this adress.

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Sprint

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Albany St. | Tuam, McGowen, Houston, TX 77006 |

In our 3-story town house, reception is good on the 3rd floor but only 1 bar on the 1st and 2nd floors (meaning calls get missed, and calls are impossible to make).

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AT&T

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | West Houston Center, Houston, TX 77082 |

Very very poor service. I always have to stand in the middle of the street talk. Even thought the bars show atleast 3, you can never have a peaceful conversation. In a 2 minute conversation, I end up saying hello for more than 90 secs.

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Verizon

5 Out of 5 (5 stars) | I-45 | West Rd., Houston, TX 77038 |

Great Service! Never a dropped call! always receive calls (though I might reject them sometimes) always get my txt in on time, and out when they need you to. Had Sprint, so glad i'm outta that! BEST COVERAGE EVER! it really is no lie.

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Sprint

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | S. Rice | Beechnut, Houston, TX 77096 |

I am on my FOURTH Sprint cell phone and not one has been able to get reception at my house. I also don't get reception when driving past Bellaire High School, Meyerland Plaza, or at my office (when I get calls at my home or office I have to run outside). I have been with them since 2000 when I was younger and my parents payed for the service. Because they were paying for it I accepted it. Now that I am on my own I have changed to Verizon and the reception is great. The bills are much higher, but at the end of the day being able to actually use my cell phone is the most important quality for me.

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