Northeast 4G Outage?
There have been numerous reports from Sprint customers in Massachusetts (Boston area) and scattered parts of Rhode Island experiencing 4G connectivity failure. According to customer reports on Sprint’s community forums, this alleged issue started around November 17th, with some customers claiming to have experience issues connecting to Sprint’s WiMAX 4G network in normal coverage areas.
The Now Network has experienced its fair share of recent network related woes, but the claim of a such a massive outage has pushed SprintFeed to reach out directly to Sprint in an effort to collect some answers for our beloved Sprintsters. In regards to complaints of a possible Northeast WiMAX outage Sprint spokesperson Crystal Davis had the following to say:
There is no known disruption with our 4G service. We’re still gathering information to determine the cause of the issue some of our customers are experiencing. We ask that they be patient at this time and encourage them to contact customer care so we can more accurately determine the root cause.
If you’re currently located in the areas affected by this mysterious outage, please be sure to tell us about your experience and what device you are using. In the meantime we’ll be keeping in touch with Sprint as they look further into this issue.