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Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Network Now Available in and around Keene, New Hampshire

Monday, January 07, 2013

Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Network Now Available in and around Keene, New Hampshire10:00 EST Monday, January 07, 2013 (Business Wire) -- Verizon Wireless: WHO: Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation's largest 4G LTE network and largest, most reliable 3G network WHAT: Verizon Wireless' 4G LTE network has launched in Keene, New Hampshire. Verizon Wireless customers with compatible devices in Keene and seven additional surrounding communities are now able to experience the speed and capabilities offered by the nation's largest 4G LTE network. WHERE: The Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network has further expanded to the following New Hampshire communities: Chesterfield Dublin Keene Marlborough Roxbury Swanzey Troy Westmoreland For street-level detail of coverage and more, please visit www.verizonwireless.com/4GLTE. BACKGROUND: Two years after its debut, the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network offers more 4G LTE coverage than all other competitors' networks combined, with coverage currently available to more than 250 million people throughout the United States. As of January 1, Verizon Wireless offers 4G LTE service in more than 470 markets throughout the country. “With speeds up to ten times faster than 3G, Verizon Wireless' 4G LTE network now offers customers in Keene and other nearby communities tremendous opportunities to better connect and innovate,” commented Christine Berberich, New England President for Verizon Wireless. “As New England's wireless leader we continue to invest in and expand our 4G LTE coverage across New Hampshire and we're proud to bring these Granite State communities aboard.” Since 2000, Verizon Wireless has invested more than $3 billion into its New England network to increase coverage and capacity on behalf of customers. Verizon Wireless' 4G LTE network is the nation's largest and was recently recognized in New England for ranking highest among all other national wireless providers in the J.D. Power and Associates 2012 Wireless Network Quality Performance Study(SM), Volume 2. To learn more about the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network, please visit http://news.verizonwireless.com/news/2012/12/verizon-wireless-4G-LTE-two-year-anniversary.html. For a full list of 4G LTE markets please visit www.verizonwireless.com/lte. About Verizon Wireless Verizon Wireless operates the nation's largest 4G LTE network and largest, most reliable 3G network. The company serves nearly 96 million retail customers, including 90.4 million retail postpaid customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with more than 75,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and Vodafone (LSE, NASDAQ: VOD). For more information, visit www.verizonwireless.com. To preview and request broadcast-quality video footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia. Verizon WirelessMichael Murphy, 781-932-1213Michael.Murphy@verizonwireless.comorDiane Carragher, 978-518-4509Diane@matternow.com