KANSAS CITY, Mo.
Aug. 19, 2014
/PRNewswire/ -- RootMetrics today released its second U.S. State RootScore
Reports and Verizon Wireless received the highest award for overall network performance in
In addition to receiving the top award for overall network performance in
, Verizon Wireless also scored highest in the categories of: call, data, reliability and speed performance, and also shared the highest score for text performance in Kansas. Verizon Wireless won or tied for the RootScore Overall Network Performance Award in 46 other states, and won more awards than any other provider for Overall Performance and in the categories of Reliability, Speed, Data and Call performance.
RootMetrics, an independent mobile analytics firm, said the bi-annual national study is the most comprehensive mobile network test completed and published by a third-party tester to-date. Scores were based on RootMetrics tests performed from January through
. The company ranked the four major U.S. wireless providers in six categories: Overall, Reliability, Speed, Data, Call and Text network performance.
In its National RootScore Report, RootMetrics named Verizon Wireless the Overall RootScore Award Winner. Verizon Wireless also was winner in the national study in four other categories:
Reliability, Speed, Data and Call Performance
Rankings based on RootMetrics US State RootScore® Reports: covering January- June 2014 for network performance test results of 4 mobile networks as an average across all available network types. The RootMetrics award is not an endorsement of Verizon. Your results may vary. Visit
About Verizon Wireless
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