Athens, AL 35611 Carrier Reviews & Coverage Maps


Rating
1. Sprint 2.2 star rating (2.2 stars | 19 Reviews)
2. Verizon 2 star rating (2 stars | 23 Reviews)
3. T-Mobile 1.7 star rating (1.7 stars | 30 Reviews)
4. AT&T 1.2 star rating (1.2 stars | 44 Reviews)

Total Coverage 1.7 star rating (1.7 stars | 128 Reviews)
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T-Mobile

0 Out of 5 (0 stars) | Bethel Rd., Decatur, AL 35603 |

hoping this is just due to the snowstorm... can receive texts but cant send... can use our wifi and surf but cant call out

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Sprint

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | 103 Maverick Dr. | Slaughter Rd., Harvest, AL 35749 |

I have been a 'Faithful Sprint Customer' for more than 10 years now. I have never experienced the poor service issues I am experiencing today. Not sure what they are doing, but paying for phone service every month, and not getting anything in return is totally unexceptable! Not sure how much longer I can do this. Please get it together Sprint. All my Verizon family members are making fun of me. I'm counting on you. Sincere Regards,

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Verizon

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Clements Area, West Limestone Co., on Tenn River, Athens, AL 35611 |

Verizon mobile broadband and cell are TERRIBLE! Lucky to get one bar. Is there only one Verizon cell tower for all of Limestone County? Why will Verizon not install more cell towers? It's almost impossible to send texts and the internet using the USB 760 with an external parabolic antenna is awful. Many times it is like using dialup. We cannot get Charter internet and refuse to use the satellite internet.

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Verizon

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Martin Rd. | Burose Rd., Huntsville, AL 35808 |

This is a recent event since 4G LTE was much better aobut 3 months ago. Bandwidth tests on 8 Nov 2013 show download speed of 0.52 Mbps and upload speed of 0.37 Mbps. Very dismal for 4G LTE. From zip code 35758 I measured 40.84 Mbps download and 16.86 Mbps upload. This is ~12 miles away from zip code 35808.

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AT&T

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Wall Triana Near Interstate 565, Madison, AL 35758 |

Poor reception, dropped calls. No matter where I call from, the service is very poor. No one can hear me unless I use Speaker Phone and it still breaks up into partial syllables. AT&T is awful.

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Verizon

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | South Portion Redstone Arsenal | South of Martin Rd., Huntsville, AL 35808 |

Bandwidth during normal business hours poor to non-existent on cellular hot spot ( Jetpack router )

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Cricket

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Bob Wallace SW, Huntsville, AL 35805 |

Anyone up for return to smoke signaling?

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T-Mobile

2 Out of 5 (2 stars) | Off of Cave Springs Road, Priceville | Broadhead Dr.& Cave Springs Rd., Decatur, AL 35603 |

Our phone service with T-Mobile is fine, but we CANNOT get data coverage at our house. We are VERY frustrated with data service with T-Mobile and are looking to change. We have also had to return two phones that were DUDS!

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AT&T

2 Out of 5 (2 stars) | Powell Rd. | Burgreen Rd., Madison, AL 35756 |

Rarely get signal above 2 bars and when I do I am near a window. I called to let AT&T know how terrible the coverage is but they assured me that the two towers in our area were getting upgraded in the next two weeks. That was about 6 weeks ago and still no change.

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AT&T

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Legacy Cove Subdivision | Ziert Rd.- 2 Miles South of Martin Rd., Madison, AL 35756 |

I maybe get 1 bar 30% of the time. The rest of the time inside my house or walking through my neighborhood all I see is "No Service" indicating on my iPhone. I also have an iPhone for work (service through Verizon) and it always works. Like others just waiting for my AT&T contract to end. AT&T has been promising for 2 years that there are 2 new towers going up near me, but still nothing! I agree - AT&T is horrible. Someone should be a class action lawsuit against them!

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Sprint

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Wall Triana | Wall Triana, Madison, AL 35756 |

The coverage in my area is poor. Although I have to admit that it is getting better. I use to drop calls all the time, but now I can get some calls through on one bar. I think one bar is ridiculous. Since you have unlimited data on Sprint having one bar doesn't come in handy, because its data roaming or we have 3G with one bar which loads very slow. They said that they are testing 4G / 4G LTE down here. I don't get the point of testing, why can't we just get it. I have full bars every now and then, only on major roads or major places such as the interstate or Madison square mall. Even in the Sprint store which of course they have hammers which allow your phone to show full bars. Tell me if the happen to help you.

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T-Mobile

5 Out of 5 (5 stars) | Hughs | HWY 72, Madison, AL 35758 |

I've had T-Mobile for years, and yes, there are times I've had dropped calls, but what cell carrier hasn't. All in all it's been great service with few problems such as dropped calls or no reception.

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Sprint

3 Out of 5 (3 stars) | Just Right Past Bob Jones High School on Hughes Rd, Madison, AL 35758 |

Just right past Bob Jones high school on Hughes road it drops calls... And a dip in Jeff road right past capshaw drops call. Overall pleased but disappointing its taking so long to get LTE here

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Sprint

2 Out of 5 (2 stars) | Triana / Madison, Madison, AL 35756 |

The most I can get in my area is 3 bars and if not that it's lower. 1 mostly.

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Sprint

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Southwest Beltline Rd. | Brownstone Ct., Decatur, AL 35603 |

Sprint has almost no coverage while in my house. I have to use a Sprint femtocell in order to have any type of coverage. With all the people I know that have Sprint in this area, you would think they would increase their coverage.

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AT&T

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Kathy Lane Decatur Alabama, Decatur, AL 35603 |

Service sucks at my house I keep 3 bars of service but it won't load my Internet texts won't go out either don't recieve phone calls end up getting voicemails

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AT&T

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Starbucks, US72 | Braly Blvd., Athens, AL 35613 |

Bad coverage over the course of an hour. Over multiple tests, typically 90 kb / s down, 70 kb / s up. Vague memory that it's been better in the past, but no specifics.

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AT&T

0 Out of 5 (0 stars) | Hwy. 72 | Wall Triana Hwy., Madison, AL 35757 |

I have a work cell phone that I cannot use because it drops calls at a rate of 15% just like my personal cell phone does.Now I can leave town and they both work great.why the heck do I pay so much for so little????

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AT&T

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Harold Murphy / Zierdt Rd., Madison, AL 35756 |

I am on a hill going south on Zierdt and if I get one bar I am lucky. Tried to contact ATT about tower location and lady said there is a tower one mile from me. I can see 360 degrees over a mile and there are NO towers in my area. Thinking of switching but on a great plan with unlimited data. Drop calls all the time out here. pace my home to stay connected. ATT sucks

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AT&T

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Odyssey Dr., Huntsville, AL 35806 |

Odyssey Dr.and VB Complex on the Arsenal have poor data rates, Loss of signal, Dropped calls and busy network.

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