“We continue to see demand for mobile Internet skyrocket, and our 4G LTE network in Wilmington responds to what customers want from their mobile experience — more, faster, on the best devices,” said J. Michael Schweder, president, AT&T Mid Atlantic.
The network comes as more smartphones and other devices come with access to the high-speed network, including the upcoming iPhone 5.
AT&T and Verizon Wireless have been claiming suprmency in the 4G battle. AT&T claims it network covers 275 million people.
AT&T also operates more than 30,000 Wi-Fi hot spots at various hotels, book stores and retailers. AT&T reported an investment of more than $115 billion in its network.