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Sacramento, CA 95825 Carrier Reviews & Coverage Maps


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1. Verizon 2.5 star rating (2.5 stars | 48 Reviews)
2. T-Mobile 1.9 star rating (1.9 stars | 67 Reviews)
3. Sprint 1.6 star rating (1.6 stars | 51 Reviews)
4. AT&T 1.5 star rating (1.5 stars | 100 Reviews)

Total Coverage 1.8 star rating (1.8 stars | 319 Reviews)
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AT&T

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Fair Oaks Blvd. | Shangrila Dr., Fair Oaks, CA 95628 |

Have to go to certain areas of the street to make calls. Does not work at all in the house of neigbors house. ATT / Cingular wont even acknowlege the problem

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Sprint

4 Out of 5 (4 stars) | Sungarden Apartments (across From Cemetary) | Greenback Lane and Fair Oaks Ave., Fair Oaks, CA 95628 |

Sprint reception has been great in my apartment (Sungarden Apts), and in the general area East of Sacramento. I usually have at least 3 bars on my phone network-strength indicator (clear calls, no problems). I have never had a dropped call (unless my battery dies mid-call). I have great reception in my apartment (Sungarden) and in all the office buildings I've worked in, in Rancho Cordova on White Rock between Zinfandel and Sunrise. Occasionally, the speaker phone sound / reception is poor (echo or poor sound quality), but when this happens the voice quality and connection is fine when I switch from speaker to either using the phone as a handset, or plugging in the ear-bud. The speaker phone quality issue may be partly network and partly an issue with the cell phone, too? There's one spot in Folsom, at a friend's house, where I don't have good / consistent reception in their house, and have to go out to their driveway to make / receive calls. But that's the only "dead spot" I've found. I've heard from friends that Verizon also has good reception (confirmed by some of these reviews). Happy hunting / calling...

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AT&T

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Highways 50 and 99 | Any, Fair Oaks, CA 95628 |

The service was never very good but has become worse over the last year. I live in Fair Oaks and I realize that the reception will be poor here, but what about everywhere else? I drive to Fresno and all round Sacramento and can almost always make a call but the quality is poor, often. I tried another phone, same model, same result. Now I am trying a Motorola Razr but I suspect it will be the same = the carrier!

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AT&T

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Folsom | Mayhew, Sacramento, CA 95826 |

Cingular's reception is really terrible on this part of Folsom Blvd.(from Watt to Bradshaw). Calls are frequently dropped and the reception bars frequently drop from full reception to none. I'm lucky if I get 2 reception bars in this area.

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AT&T

0 Out of 5 (0 stars) | I-5 / Pocket Rd., Sacramento, CA 95831 |

Formerly contracted with AT&T which Cingular bought out. I had better service with AT&T, then when Cigular came on board, my bars went from three to one. As of 10 / 02 / 05 something changed; my phone shows no service and I have to drive 3 miles to get a signal. The funny thing is that my wife's Cingular phone shows 3 bars of coverage and we're in the same house! We're both GSM. Cingular says because her phone is on the Orange Band which has Towers within 3 miles of our home. My office cell phone is on the Blue Band which is supported by a Tower over 10 miles away. I think Cingular is going to lose a customer.

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AT&T

4 Out of 5 (4 stars) | Arco Arena, Sacramento, CA 95833 |

Very good except, for some reason, the new development area, its not way out there but low reception fore sure

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T-Mobile

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Westlake, Sacramento, CA 95835 |

I've always had poor coverage with T-Mobile in North Natomas. I recently got a Motorola V180. The T-Mobile with the V180 is worse than ever. Every call is dropped. A horrible phone and a pretty bad carrier

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T-Mobile

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Franklin Blvd. | 7th Ave., Sacramento, CA 95818 |

after a year with T-mobile, I'm opting out of the contract. could never get any reception in my own house. The customer service technician admits coverage is rated "fair" and there are no plans to put an additional tower in the area.

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Sprint

1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Freeport Bl | 2nd Ave., Sacramento, CA 95818 |

Constantly lost reception. Extremely unreliable. Sprint PCS did not work well in the home, had to go outside to make calls. Calls would go straight to voicemail. Often would try to call cell phone from landline and half the time cell phone wouldn't ring.

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Verizon

5 Out of 5 (5 stars) | Freeway 50 @ Watt Ave., Sacramento, CA 95826 |

Four bars in my house, and good reception (2-3 bars) just about everywhere I've ever been in Sacramento. Switched off of Cingular two years ago because two different phone models couldn't make or receive calls inside my house, but had to go outside to get 1 or 2 bars if I was lucky. My mother still has cingular, and the AT&T merger hasn't done anything for us.

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