The super-fast Internet service will then cover more than 65 towns and cities across the UK.
Today EE revealed the names of towns whose residents will be able to reap the benefits of the high-speed mobile Internet. The latest announcement lists 27 new towns altogether, bringing the 4G coverage to around 55 percent of the population by June 2013.
According to EE, between April and June, the 4G
service will go live in Aldershot, Ashford, Basildon, Basingstoke, Blackpool, Bracknell, Camberley, Colchester, Crawley, Farnborough, Guildford, Horsham, Huddersfield, Leatherhead, Maidstone, Milton Keynes, Oldham, Oxford, Redhill, Reigate, Sevenoaks, Stevenage, Tonbridge, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Warrington, Wigan and Woking.
EE has been rapidly expanding UK's first 4G LTE mobile network since its launch on October 30th last year. The network currently covers 28 towns and cities that roughly translate to 45% of the UK population. Once the 27 new towns are 4G-enabled, EE expects the coverage to amass to around 55% of the population.
The fourth generation mobile network was built specifically to meet the ever-increasing demand for reliable and fast mobile connectivity. Customers can instantaneously load content rich websites, seamlessly stream high-definition live TV content, and generally enjoy download speeds that are around five times faster than 3G mobile networks. The market's already responded to the future of mobile networks with such popular 4G-enabled handsets like Samsung Galaxy SIII LTE
, HTC One XL
or Nokia Lumia 920