Verizon’s 4G LTE service goes live Sunday in 39 cities, growing the field of companies offering fast mobile broadband 4G service. Verizon joins Sprint and T-Mobile which are also hawking wireless services at 4G data speeds. Meanwhile lesser-known providers such as Clear and Metro PCS are getting in on the action as well.
Who has the best deals, fastest speeds, best coverage in the U.S.? As you know picking the best – and fastest – wireless broadband service is relative to your needs. Here I’ve assembled a brief overview of what each competitor is offering. The accompanying chart (click on chart image or here) will break it down even more for you. But one important disclaimer first. The information provided in the chart is a combination of data from PC World tests, vender provided data, and a bit from third-party sources. Stay tuned for the official PC World breakdown.