When it really really matters, we're right there with you.

The best network, 15 years and counting.


RootMetrics just ranked us the #1 overall network in the U.S. for the 8th time in a row.1

Highest in Wireless
Network Quality
Performance Across
All 6 Regions

For the 18th time in a row, Verizon received more awards than any other provider in the J.D. Power Wireless Network Quality study.2


For 35 quarters in a row, Verizon ranked 1st in Network Performance Satisfaction—that's 8 years running.3

Building a reliable network takes work.

From expanding
our infrastructure
to innovating ahead
of rapidly changing

We're constantly

$111 billion

invested into our network infrastructure since 2000.

We obsess over
the details.

1 quadrillion

bytes of data analyzed by our engineers every day.

Technology isn't
slowing down and
neither are we.

We have a history
of innovation.

  •  2003   First to introduce 3G and roll it out nationally by 2005
  •  2010   First to launch 4G LTE nationwide
  •  2014   First to launch XLTE, doubling 4G LTE bandwidth for faster peak speeds and greater capacity than before in cities nationwide
  • 2016   First U.S. provider to deploy LTE Advanced in cities nationwide

Right now, we're working to meet today's surging demand by pioneering 5G wireless technology.

We're setting the pace for 5G's development and creating a foundation for making internet-connected devices, cities smarter, transportation safer, and energy grids more efficient.


Today we power
the nation's largest
and most reliable
4G LTE network.

What does a 1% difference
between networks really mean?


fewer frozen videos


fewer failed text messages


fewer dropped calls


fewer failed connections

We're fast
and we deliver
consistently fast
speeds in more
places than any
other network.4

Download speeds you can count on:

An email in less than

1 second

A webpage in

1 second

An e-book in

4 seconds

A song in

7 seconds

A 5-minute video in

27 seconds

We have coverage where it counts.

We cover
322 million

More than
98% of the US

2.4 million
square miles

or about 400,000 square miles more coverage than the nearest competitor.5

Unlimited gets
the network
it deserves.

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  1. Rankings based on the RootMetrics US National RootScore® Report: 1H 2017. Tested with best commercially available smartphones on four national mobile networks across all available network types. Your experiences may vary. The RootMetrics award is not an endorsement of Verizon. Visit www.rootmetrics.com for more details.
  2. Verizon Wireless received the highest numerical score among wireless service providers in the J.D. Power 2017 US Wireless Network Quality Performance Study — Volume 1, based on 42,922 total responses throughout the Northeast, Southeast, North Central (tied), Southwest, Mid-Atlantic and West regions measuring the network quality experienced by customers with wireless phones, surveyed July-December 2016. Your experiences may vary. Visit jdpower.com.
  3. Based on Verizon's analysis of Nielsen's Mobile Insights survey data, which uses respondent's self-reported rating (1 to 10 scale) of network quality satisfaction with their carrier. The underlying source data is an estimate based on a national survey of 90,000 quarterly mobile phone users between Q1 2007 and Q2 2016.
  4. Based on our analysis of Nielsen data.
  5. T-Mobile 4G LTE coverage as of Q4 2016.