What are the US wireless carriers bands? Does this phone support my operator? That's has been the question that people have been asking us since we started the BLU Cell phones website. So in this particular post, we will be going through US Wireless Carriers Bands for Unlocked Smartphones.
US Wireless Carrier Bands for Unlocked Smartphones
In US, wireless telecom operators work on a range of different frequencies. FCC has assigned a range of frequencies for all mobile carrier. In order that your mobile support a particular mobile operator, your device should support frequency band which carries runs on.
So, how can you know about frequencies used by AT&T or T-Mobile or Cricket Wireless? Relax! We have made things easy for you.
Below here is a quick chart showing the network frequencies band used by top six major carries in the United States (AT&T,T-Mobile, Sprint, Verizon Wireless, Cricket Wireless, US Cellular and MetroPCS).
|CARRIER||NETWORK||3G BANDS||3G FREQUENCIES||4G LTE BANDS||4G LTE FREQUENCIES|
|AT&T||GSM/HSPA+||2, 5||850, 1900||2, 4, 5, 12, 14, 17, 29, 30, 66||1900, 1700/2100, 850, 700, 2300|
|SPRINT||CDMA||2, 10||800, 1900||25, 26, 41||1900, 850, 2500|
|T-MOBILE||GSM/HSPA+||2, 4||1900, 1700/2100||2, 4, 12, 66, 71||1900, 1700/2100, 700, 600|
|US CELLULAR||CDMA||2, 5||850, 1900||2, 4, 5, 12||1900, 1700/2100, 850, 700|
|VERIZON||CDMA||0, 1||850, 1900||2, 4, 5, 13, 66||1900, 1700/2100, 850, 700|
|Cricket Wireless||GSM/HSPA+||2, 5||850, 1900||2, 4, 5, 12, 14, 17, 29, 30, 66||1900, 1700/2100, 850, 700, 2300|
|Metro PCS||GSM/HSPA+||1900||1900, 1700/2100|
|Straight Talk||GSM/HSPA+|| |
Here are some of the questions that people have asked in the past -
Will my Phone work with US Mobile?
US Mobile or US Cellular is a CDMA network and it works on 850 MHz and 1900 MHz 3G bands. For 4G LTE it uses 1900 MHz, 1700/2100 MHz, 850 MHz, 700 MHz bands.
BLU Cell Phones Network bands and supported Carriers
Does my BLU phone support T-Mobile? or Does my BLU smartphone will work on Cricket Wireless?
(GSM/GPRS/EDGE) 850/900/1800/1900 MHz, (4G HSPA+ 42Mbps) 850/900/1700/1900/2100MHz, (4G LTE Cat 7 Up to 300Mbps) FDD 1/2/3/4/5/7/8/12/17/28/66.
All BLU Cell Phones comes with US compatibility Nationwide on all GSM Networks including AT&T, T-Mobile, Cricket, MetroPCS, and others. It's not compatible with CDMA networks like Verizon, Sprint and Boost mobile).
This post was last modified on July 11, 2020 10:15 AM