LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Results of a new study measuring network coverage of mobile phones may prove that living in a densely populated city may not always provide the best service.
Researchers with RootMetrics ranked the top 125 most populated areas in the country across six categories: overall performance, network reliability, network speed, call performance, data performance and text performance.READ MORE: San Bernardino County Cracking Down On Sale, Use Of Illegal Fireworks With New Reporting Tool
According to the report, Los Angeles finished in the bottom half of the rankings, marking 94th place for overall performance, 105th for network reliability, 55th for network speed and data performance, 108th for call performance and 90th for text performance.READ MORE: NBC Will Not Air 2022 Golden Globes Amid Hollywood Foreign Press Association Controversy
Verizon proved to be the best carrier in Los Angeles with the fastest download speeds of 19.5 megabytes per second (Mbps) and upload speeds of 21.5 Mbps.
Atlanta and Chicago were ranked as the top two cities for best overall performance.MORE NEWS: Game On: LAUSD Says Venice High Baseball Team Can Play On Renovated Field
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