Excellent mobile coverage is achieved

when the information super highway is wide open.

To meet growing demands,

T-Mobile constantly expands the mobile highway.

CAPACITY

Standard antenna facilities are known for

optimal coverage and capacity.

MACRO SITES

To meet demand, it is easier to

access and upgrade standard macro sites.

FULL DATA &

VOICE PATH

CELL SITE

BASE STATION

BACKHAUL

SWITCH

PUBLIC TELEPHONE NETWORK

TOPOGRAPHY

MAN-MADE

OBSTACLES

SIGNAL

HANDOFF

PROPERTY

AVAILABILITY

REGULATORY

FACTORS

Determining a site’s location

goes beyond coverage demand.

Under special conditions, T-Mobile may deploy

Small Cell or Distributed Antenna Systems (DAS).

SPECIAL

CONDITIONS

SMALL

CELLS

DAS

NETWORKS

PERSONAL &

PUBLIC SAFETY

Small Cell and DAS networks can

solve special coverage needs

when a standard site can’t be deployed.

SMALL CELL BENEFITS & CHALLENGES

T-Mobile considers all the factors

before determining the proper site solution.

1,000 x Less

Typical installations… have shown ground-level power densities are thousands of times less than FCC’s limits.

PUBLIC SAFETY

41%

Nearly half of U.S. households are wireless-only homes, making signal strength a priority for home buyers and renters.

FAQs & RESOURCES

Choosing the

best technologies

Expert site developers & radio engineers choose the best technologies and designs for

T-Mobile's Data Strong network.

TECHNOLOGY CHOICES FACTS

Get more facts about how mobile works.