Q: Why should I care about LTE?
A: LTE enables you to do the types of things you normally save for your desktop or laptop, such as HD video streaming, multi-player online gaming, large file downloads and using multiple online programs simultaneously. The LTE network offers a faster and smoother wireless experience.
Q: What LTE devices does Rogers carry?
A: Rogers has smartphones, tablets and mobile internet devices capable of running on the LTE network, plus offers data plans for the new iPad, available from Apple.
Q: When will LTE service come to my community?
A: Rogers is quickly unrolling LTE across Canada, with service in seven cities currently and in 25 cities by the end of 2012. Click here for a complete LTE coverage map.
Q: How is LTE different from 4G HSPA+?
A: LTE provides faster, more advanced wireless data transfers than 4G HSPA+ and EDGE networks. Rogers LTE devices currently support maximum download speeds of up to 100 megabits per second (Mbps)*. Typical download speeds range from 12 to 25 Mbps or 12 to 40 Mbps** with 2600 MHz-enabled devices, meaning a rich wireless internet experience comparable to wired internet access. Read more about the difference between HSPA+ and LTE.
Q: Will my current device get faster with LTE?
The LTE network is only accessible by LTE-capable devices, and cannot be enabled on existing devices. To upgrade to an LTE device, SIM card and plan, visit a Rogers store.
Q: How will I know if I’m on the LTE network?
A: If you’re accessing the LTE network, you will see an indicator on your screen. Exactly what it looks like depends on your device type.