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San Jose, CA 95134 Carrier Reviews & Coverage Maps


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1. Verizon 2.5 star rating (2.5 stars | 155 Reviews)
2. Sprint 1.8 star rating (1.8 stars | 85 Reviews)
3. AT&T 1.3 star rating (1.3 stars | 256 Reviews)
4. T-Mobile 1.3 star rating (1.3 stars | 93 Reviews)

Total Coverage 1.7 star rating (1.7 stars | 674 Reviews)
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AT&T

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Willow | Bird, San Jose, CA 95125 |

1 or 0 bars. No one can hear me then call drops consistently. No good reception even outside.

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AT&T

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Homestead | DeAnza, Sunnyvale, CA 94087 |

ATT is so bad for coverage and customer service. I have had too many call drops and very poor voice quality. Signal is very bad. I realized that friends and office are calling me but no ring on my phone. Customer service is pathetic. Now I know all their standard answers. 1. Bore you asking all your identification questions repeatedly from agent 1 and then again agent 2. 2. Solution : Switch off and on your mobile and voila it should work now. If it does not work, call again Thanks

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Verizon

4 Out of 5 (4 stars) | Toyon and McKee, San Jose, CA 95127 |

Never had any proble with Verizon in my area. I'm thinking about switch to AT&T since Verizon is too expensive. Anyone with AT&T in this area?

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Verizon

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Fremont Blvd. | Stevenson Blvd., Fremont, CA 94538 |

calls don't drop instead the other party will be barely be able to hear you. LTE has poor reception 1-2 bars. Only thing Verizon could do is provide me an option to buy 249$ extender. Better of going to ATT or T-Mobile.

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Verizon

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Stevens Creek | De Anza, Cupertino, CA 95014 |

Just moved from the mid west where we never had cell problems. Amazes that here by Apple the internet is super slow and cell reception is very poor

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Sprint

3 Out of 5 (3 stars) | Wilkie | West Meadow, Palo Alto, CA 94306 |

LTE now works indoors and now outside but download speeds rarely exceed 5mbits

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AT&T

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Cupertino Library, Cupertino, CA 95014 |

I agree with the October 19 2014 review of poor AT&T coverage outside Cupertino Library. Calls drop very easily here, despite a visible cell tower on City Hall!

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Sprint

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Saratoga Ave. | 280, San Jose, CA 95129 |

In Santa Clara I get dropped calls. At my home in kitchen the signal just dies. Else people who call me can't hear me. Calls drop. I am not able to dial out. Sprint used to be OK way back actually. Now I'm dumping Sprint, because when you look for a new job you can't find a new job with Sprint, since you can't talk to anyone. I've had all big 4 in the past and Verizon with AT&T were the best. $140 / month for Verizon or $90 / month for AT&T? That is the question.

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Verizon

2 Out of 5 (2 stars) | Villagio | Village Center Dr., San Jose, CA 95134 |

Tall buildings in the area are preventing good reception in this area. More and more dense clusters of apartments in the area must have the same issue.

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Verizon

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Stevens Creek and Blaney, Cupertino, CA 95014 |

We changed to Verizon from AT&T to get better reception. However, Verizon is equally poor. Many dropped calls and poor connections. It seems ironic that we live in the heart of technology and can't get decent cell coverage. My contract is about up and I don't know where to go next!

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Verizon

4 Out of 5 (4 stars) | Ruschin Dr. | Thornton Ave., Newark, CA 94560 |

no problem with Verizon or AT&T working fine for me

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Verizon

3 Out of 5 (3 stars) | Fremont Blvd. | Blacow Rd., Fremont, CA 94538 |

Talk seems to work fine, and although I have never seen more than 2 bars, I have never had a call drop. 4G internet is sketchy at best. 1.5Mbps up and down max with frequent drops.

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Sprint

3 Out of 5 (3 stars) | DeAnza College | Hwy. 280 / 85, Cupertino, CA 95014 |

I actually use Virgin Mobile over the Sprint Network. Connections are ok. Texting and data are much more reliable. I'm thinking of switching over to Sprint since it worked pretty well when we went to Hawaii (Oahu and Kauai). I've had AT&T previously. They were famous for dropped calls and barely 2 bars even outside. They put up an additional tower nearby so service is improved now. Too expensive for what you get.

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Sprint

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Winchester | Camden, Campbell, CA 95008 |

Drop calls partway down the street. At home have a router that was supposed to help. Sprint promised better service once their towers were upgraded but still drop calls and need router to connect at home. Drop calls on commutefrom Campbell to Redwood City. So I basically pay $90 / mo. for nothing.

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MetroPCS

5 Out of 5 (5 stars) | Ralston and El Camino Real, Los Altos, CA 94022 |

Astonished at the superb reception on my LG Optimus f3 with MetroPCS in Belmont and San Mateo yesterday. My smartphone and service is very good, here in Silicon Valley, but it was even better further north on the Peninsula. Purchased my mid-range phone and unlimted prepay cards at Best Buy. But even they were not giving my choice high marks... go figure. When you have a great experience, the upgrade will be more of same.

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MetroPCS

4 Out of 5 (4 stars) | SW Sunnyvale | Near Hwy. 85 , Sunnyvale, CA 94087 |

Using an outstanding mid-range LG Optimus with a Metro PCS unlimited prepay card, and the coverage and service has far exceeded my expectations. Calls incoming and outgoing are good and never dropped. Internet speed and connection always solid and fast on this 4G LTE system. Highly recommend. Phone and prepay cards purchased at Best Buy. This betters my AT&T experience by a long shot. And yet, the above products and services get such a bad rap (even at Best Buy they gave a thumbs-down)... go figure.

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Verizon

0 Out of 5 (0 stars) | Newpark Mall | 1055 Newark, Newark, CA 94560 |

I work here in the mall most of the people who have Verizon have no reception

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AT&T

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Flint Ct. | Flint Ave., San Jose, CA 95148 |

Call 911 and dispatch could not hear me then call drop, call AT&T to let them know about there service and these was there reply AT&T Free Msg: The investigation of your Technical issue is complete. If you have additional questions, please call 877-971-5016. Thank you for choosing AT&T! Only get one or two signal bars on my phone, looking in to switching carriers.

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Verizon

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Downtown San Jose | East Side San Jose, San Jose, CA 95122 |

Consistently under 1mbps for download and upload speed. I've been running speed tests since March. I get 75mbps around Stockton, CA, and 68mbps in Los Angeles, CA, so it is not my phone. Service use to be great but now horrendous. Pretty pathetic for Silicon Valley. Paying 100% for less than 5% of service.

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AT&T

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Cupertino Library, Cupertino, CA 95014 |

Near Cupertino library, 90% percent of international call var Skype or Google hangout dropped. Very poor wireless coverage, ironically it's the Hq of Apple, an area with highest expensive power.

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