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Berkeley, CA 94705 Carrier Reviews & Coverage Maps

1. Verizon 2 star rating (2 stars | 154 Reviews)
2. T-Mobile 1.9 star rating (1.9 stars | 78 Reviews)
3. Sprint 1.7 star rating (1.7 stars | 89 Reviews)
4. AT&T 1.5 star rating (1.5 stars | 238 Reviews)

Total Coverage 1.7 star rating (1.7 stars | 606 Reviews)
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1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Bayfarm Island | Islandia HOA Island Dr. and Catalina Ave., Alameda, CA 94502 |

I now understand why my signal is so terrible here. If you look at the map, there is only 1 tower on the far end of the main island of alameda. And I think another over on Davis st by the Costco. Verizon only has 1 near the Oakland airport. What I don't understand is why there are clusters of them in towns kinda outside the main areas. Like, a bunch in south san Francisco but none IN San Francisco. A bunch in Concord but nothing around Richmond. And so on.. If you look At the map for each individual cellular service provider, its not much better but Sprint seems to have the least of them all. What happened? I used to have no complaints with my Sprint signal but in recent years something has changed. I have this 5g capable phone but no 5g but I barely can get 3g 4g or lte, always roaming or no signal at all, never more than maybe 1 bar and a flickering 2nd bar.

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1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Sanderling Island, Richmond , Richmond, CA 94801 |

ATT reception has consistently been poor in Point Richmond when I travel to this location. ATT maps indicate that I should receive good reception. I'm seriously considering a switch to Verizon.

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1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Shoreline Dr., Alameda, CA 94501 |

Terrible OMG can’t wait to switch to Verizon... I don’t understand why the service so bad in such a busy city by the beach

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1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Redwood Heights | 39th Ave.And Selkirk St., Oakland, CA 94619 |

At home we never have more than one bar of reception strength. Dropped calls or losing transmission ability is not unusual.

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1 Out of 5 (1 star) | El Portal | San Pablo, El Sobrante, CA 94803 |

It’s damn near 2020 and Verizon service here is bad. I haven’t had any dropped calls but during phone conversations it breaks up. Data is very slow. What’s up with the most reliable network??

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4 Out of 5 (4 stars) | Hwy. 13 | Moraga, Oakland, CA 94611 |

Never had any trouble with Verizon service in this area and coverage is pretty good anywhere I go -- I am having trouble with the price though so am shopping around.

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2 Out of 5 (2 stars) | Arch | Rose, Berkeley, CA 94708 |

Service is fast sporadically. While at home and while walking to campus. The LTE is nonexistent. Most walks to and from school, I cannot use the phone for anything requiring cellular data

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2 Out of 5 (2 stars) | 19th | Barrett, Richmond, CA 94801 |

Richmond has well over a hundred thousand people have to go to Elcerrito to get good cell tower service and El cerrito only has 25,000 people T-Mobile has no respect for Richmond

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1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Lost Valley Dr. | Kenmore Ct., Orinda, CA 94563 |

Never get higher than one bar. No cell available during power outages. Bummer! I am told Verizon has backup battery for power outages but don’t know if they are good for this area that is up against hills.

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1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Cedar and Grant, Berkeley, CA 94703 |

I sometimes have 1 bar or none in this area. Standing outside in Bay Area with no service in 2019? Seems unacceptable. Up in Tilden Park I had 5 bars 4gLTE! Came back home to zero. T-Mobile was the opposite, no bars in Tilden.

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