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San Jose, CA 95126 Carrier Reviews & Coverage Maps

1. Verizon 2.3 star rating (2.3 stars | 170 Reviews)
2. Sprint 1.6 star rating (1.6 stars | 85 Reviews)
3. T-Mobile 1.3 star rating (1.3 stars | 97 Reviews)
4. AT&T 1.2 star rating (1.2 stars | 285 Reviews)

Total Coverage 1.6 star rating (1.6 stars | 718 Reviews)
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AT&T Wireless (GSM)

3 Out of 5 (3 stars) | Mabury / Clearview | Capital Ave., San Jose, CA 95133 |

This area of San Jose is getting it's signal off the Cells located on the PGE tranmission Towers on 680 Between Mabury and Berryessa. Several cells are located on three towers in this area. If your not close to those towers the signal drops way off. This area is residential and has a lack of good cells. After I upgraded to a "850 freq" capable phone my service became usable in my neighborhood. All the new GSM phones that AT&T sells are 850 / 1900 phones.

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1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Fremont Ave. | Grant Rd., Los Altos, CA 94024 |

Poor reception even outside, cannot make calls from inside the house.

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AT&T Wireless (GSM)

2 Out of 5 (2 stars) | Berryessa | S. 680 Freeway, San Jose, CA 95133 |

The GSM signal is very deceptive. It fluctuates between one to three bars, and when calls are made they just got even worst. You could hear fade-away voice as if it is about to breaking up on you... terrible. Very shady and spotty services. On 680 freeway, the signal is sginificantly improved, but you still see the jumpiness in the signals. Don't ever signup for two years! If you are within this dead zone, please share your experience here.

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1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Penitencia Creek | White Rd., San Jose, CA 95133 |

Barely hear other party more than half of the time around the house. Noisy and full of static. It's better (with 3 bars) near the school zone, two blocks down. Otherwise, it's useless for a normal conversation.

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0 Out of 5 (0 stars) | Bascom | Stokes, San Jose, CA 95126 |

Lost my bars at Del Mar High School. Similar report dated Jan 2004 has apparently not been addressed.

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4 Out of 5 (4 stars) | Branham | Dent, San Jose, CA 95118 |

I live on second floor apartment... calls rarely get dropped, reception clear, good service.

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1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Story / Clayton Rd. | Ocala, San Jose, CA 95127 |

Terrible reception here. Anywhere from nothing to one bar. We also have a Verizon account in our house and the reception is the same. Terrible! The only one that seems to work decently is Nextel. Go figure.

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AT&T Wireless (GSM)

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | San Tomas Expy. | Central Expy., Santa Clara, CA 95054 |

Poor coverage, pathetic service, and constantly in denial that they have a major coverage problem. Learn a thing or two from countries outside the US when deploying a cellular network. Coverage FIRST! Then advertizing blitz. These guys have their head on backwards...

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AT&T Wireless (GSM)

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | San Tomas / Central Expwy., Santa Clara, CA 95054 |

I never had good reception in that area where I work.

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1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Blossom Hill Rd. | Los Gatos Blvd., Los Gatos, CA 95032 |

Verizon's reception has deteriorated over the past several months. I have many calls get dropped or calls that go straight to voicemail without ever ringing my phone.

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