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Philadelphia, PA Carrier Reviews & Coverage Maps

1. Verizon 2.6 star rating (2.6 stars | 51 Reviews)
2. Sprint 2.2 star rating (2.2 stars | 31 Reviews)
3. AT&T 2 star rating (2 stars | 49 Reviews)
4. T-Mobile 1.9 star rating (1.9 stars | 70 Reviews)

Total Coverage 2.1 star rating (2.1 stars | 231 Reviews)
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0 Out of 5 (0 stars) | Morrell | Chesterfield, Philadelphia, PA 19114 |

0-1 Bars, dropped calls in my house and in the Acme in Academy Plaza.

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5 Out of 5 (5 stars) | NE Phila, Philadelphia, PA 19111 |

only one or 2 iffy spots in my freinds house but all over the city Cingular gsm is great and there international romaing parters in europe are wonderful so I dont know why u ppl think Cingular is horrible works wonderful for me T-Mobile works almost no place

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4 Out of 5 (4 stars) | Mt. Airy, Philadelphia, PA 19119 |

As long as your not in a basement or in an auditorium you should be cool, but anywhere else (and I mean anywhere) you will get service even if it's a little. I've had very few drops and I actually think that Verizon is the best service out there right now.

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1 Out of 5 (1 star) | Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19148 |

Good luck getting reception. Cuts in and out... and thats even if you get the chance to make a call. Gf's Cingular gets full bar while I pray for 1 bar.

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1 Out of 5 (1 star) | 17th and Spruce, Philadelphia, PA 19103 |

Nextel has been and remains the worst of all carriers. Every call that lasts more than two minutes gets dropped and that's standing OUTSIDE! Inside a building... you can forget about it. Just wish they would get the message and upgrade. I'm leaving Nextel after 5 years... maybe if more people jumped ship, they might get the message.

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0 Out of 5 (0 stars) | Cheltenham Square | Ogontz Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19150 |

As long as I have had Nextel, I have never been able to go to Mt. Airy as well as ghetto Cheltenham Mall and have service. This is stupid considering all of the vendors within the mall that are Nextel dealers. If you reside in Mt. Airy, don't even think about subscribing to Nextel, period.

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0 Out of 5 (0 stars) | Sansom St. | 15th St., Philadelphia, PA 19102 |

It is rare that you would ever get reception in Center City with Nextel, which in my personal opinion is dumb considering that downtown Philadelphia has the highest cellphone usage in the City. Nextel needs to fix this problem... immediately!

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3 Out of 5 (3 stars) | Carpenter Lane | McCallum St., Philadelphia, PA 19119 |

Correction. Replaced original battery and antenna on dinosaur handset. Signal strength is 3-4 bars, calls sound clear as ever, all calls come through, very few dropped calls. Verizon's network is the stuff!

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4 Out of 5 (4 stars) | Ford Rd. | Monument Rd., Philadelphia, PA 19131 |

Inside, my reception is 3-4 bars. Outside, I am at full strength, 4-5 bars. No complaints here.

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4 Out of 5 (4 stars) | Temple, Philadelphia, PA 19125 |

Sprint works great on Temple's campus, I have not had a problem with my signal fading out except for when I went down to South Carolina where the bevy of trees dropped status bar to 1 or 2, or faded completely but it's the deep south, what can you expect?

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