The evolution of 5G

The next generation of mobile communication is here. 5G is a whole new kind of network—faster, smarter and more responsive.

What a 5G network will mean for you.

5G Evolution

Already bringing faster speeds to the latest devices on the LTE network.


A nationwide 5G network will change how we connect for generations.


Even faster 5G speeds will power innovation zones in select locations.

5G Evolution

5G Evolution is the first step on the road to 5G. Starting by enabling faster speeds on the existing LTE network—up to 2x faster than standard LTE.

5G Evolution is now live in over 500 markets. By the first half of 2019, 5G Evolution coverage will expand to cover the majority of all Americans. Already, some of our most popular smartphones are displaying a “5G E” indicator to let you know when 5G Evolution coverage is available.


5G areas expected to provide yet faster 5G service in select areas around the country. This will create innovation zones where the most ambitious uses of 5G can come to life. While the initial launch of 5G+ is modest, speeds, coverage, and devices will improve in 2019 and beyond.

5G+ is now available in select areas of the following cities:

CA: Los Angeles, San Diego, San Francisco, San Jose

FL: Jacksonville, Orlando

GA: Atlanta

IN: Indianapolis

KY: Louisville

LA: New Orleans

NC: Charlotte, Raleigh

NV: Las Vegas

NY: New York City

OK: Oklahoma City

TN: Nashville

TX: Austin, Dallas, Houston, San Antonio, Waco