PENSACOLA, Fla., 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 Florida.
In addition to receiving the top award for overall network performance in Florida, Verizon Wireless also scored highest in the categories of Reliability, Speed, Data and Call performance. Verizon Wireless won or tied for the RootScore Overall Network Performance Award in 47 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 June 2014. The company ranked the four major U.S. wireless providers in six categories: Overall, Reliability, Speed, Data, Call and Text network performance. You can read more at the RootMetrics homepage. "These most recent studies are further confirmation of our continued commitment to deliver on our brand promise of providing customers with the best network experience," said Krista Bourne, president – Houston/Gulf Coast Region, Verizon Wireless. "The consistent reliability, quality and performance of our network provide a solid foundation for new technology and innovation that we will continue to deliver to our customers in the coming months and years ahead." 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.