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Long Beach, CA 90802 Carrier Reviews & Coverage Maps


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1. Verizon 2 star rating (2 stars | 51 Reviews)
2. Sprint 1.6 star rating (1.6 stars | 45 Reviews)
3. T-Mobile 1.5 star rating (1.5 stars | 62 Reviews)
4. AT&T 1.5 star rating (1.5 stars | 60 Reviews)

Total Coverage 1.7 star rating (1.7 stars | 230 Reviews)
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AT&T

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Long Beach Airport, Long Beach, CA 90808 |

Per the AT&T coverage map I should have flawless data service. I always have 4 bars but Internet and texting is hit or miss every day that I have owned this phone. Sometimes switching airplane mode on and off allows me to use the data but it is only for a few minutes. I carpool 86 miles each way daily and the entire time I have no problems until I get into the airport area. AT&T service is sad there. 2 towers within a mile of the airport and I can't use data when I want. I wonder what would happen if I gave apples GV jet the same service that they give me.

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Verizon

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | AQUA | Linden and Ocean Blvd., Long Beach, CA 90802 |

2-3 reception bars. Frequent dropped calls, sometimes up to 3 times in a single phone call. I have been with Verizon since 2001 and never had a dropped call, NEVER. I never have a dropped call in my other residence in Palm Springs, NEVER. Only here in this condo. Doesn't help if I go out on the terrace either. Verizon needs another tower. I have heard many people complain about the service in this area. Be careful who you sign up with.

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AT&T

3 Out of 5 (3 stars) | 1515 Hughes Way, Long Beach, CA 90810 |

Since June 5, 2012. phone calls fail!, text messaging fails. No point having phone in hand anymore! It didn't used to be like this. Have to use land line to comminicate... ! Please have someone check the towerat 1012 W Carson St. Others in building have replaced sim card, number of times. No help! My phone works fine, once out of this area..

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Verizon

3 Out of 5 (3 stars) | Ocean Blvd. | Cerritos, Long Beach, CA 90802 |

I was a prior T-Mobile customer here in Long Beach and never got the 3G / 4G coverage that I was promised, so I decided to switch to Verizon since all my research indicated Verizon wireless had the best DATA NETWORK in the US. None of the carriers seem to have any huge issues with dropped calls in the Long Beach area, so that wasn't my concern. I only wanted a true 4G experience from a high end smartphone and I thought switching to Verizon was going to be worth the sacrifice, NOT. I am a first time Verizon customer (Droid RAZR) and from the start, the 4G coverage is spotty in every area of Long Beach. If I go to other Metropolitan areas (Washington, DC etc) it appears the data connectivity is superb but in Long Beach it is horrible. Verizon claims this issue will be resolved with the ICE CREAM SANDWICH 4.0.4 UPDATE which still has not happened... .still waiting. This is just my opinion, but I strongly believe that the city of Long Beach is considered a "ghetto" area, subsequently the cell phone companies don't want to upgrade our towers and spend money in the community. A few extra towers and some extra data capacity would go a long way to making Verizon the best cell phone company in California and make me a life long customer.

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MetroPCS

0 Out of 5 (0 stars) | E Atherton St. | N Park Ave., Long Beach, CA 90815 |

please, nobody at this loacation can use their cell phone at all. one has to walk up to ximeno ave to get any reception and that cuts out. thank you larry ross

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AT&T

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Alamitos Beach | Ocean and Alamitos, Long Beach, CA 90803 |

At&t... Absolutely ridiculous, absolutely crap. I've been living in my neighborhood for 2 years now. The cell reception was fairly weak then, usually 2-3 bars, and very rarely 4 bars. It has actually gotten WORSE. Now I have 1-2 bars, and many times absolutely NO RECEPTION AT ALL. and forget about data usage, unless you're using your WiFi. I find it absolutely disgusiting that if I am expecting an important call, I have to go outside, across the street and wait for it - sometimes that doesn't even work. At&t maybe fine if you are giving your kid a phone - but it is.absolutely worthless as a business tool. Unless you plan on conducting all of your phone calls while in your car on the freeway... No problems with reception there...

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Verizon

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Pacific | Sheperd, San Pedro, CA 90731 |

I have little to no reception... I have to stand in certain corners of the house and my spots are always changing. My GF has AT&T and she never has issue. If Verizon can't fix their problem I might have to change to AT&T because I know their service works in my area.

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Verizon

0 Out of 5 (0 stars) | Avalon Blvd. | Near 405 Fwy, Carson, CA 90745 |

This is awful. I just got back from Europe where the cell phone reception is awesome, even in the boondocks. In the middle of an urban area, my major carrier lost me. How is this possible? I can't navigate using Google Maps or MapQuest anymore because I'm sick of losing my data service. Does anyone know of a good navigation solution that uses maps that you download to your phone, that don't depend on sketchy cell reception?!

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AT&T

0 Out of 5 (0 stars) | CSULB, Long Beach, CA 90804 |

Absolutely zero reception for the good majority of long beach... sick and fed up, contract is up in 2 months and Verizon here I come..I'd rather pay a little more but actually be able to USE MY CELL PHONE

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AT&T

5 Out of 5 (5 stars) | Atlantic | Spring, Long Beach, CA 90807 |

No problems with reception or dropped calls. Love AT&T -- their customer service is the best! They speak english and are sooo helpful! The only time I have bad reception is when I go to my granpda's house near Clark and Wardlow. Then I have to walk outside in order to make a call. Other than that, I have no problems or issues with AT&T.

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