Ways to improve cellphone reception include using a signal booster device that amplifies the existing cellular signal by repeating it and using a cellular base station that utilizes a broadband Internet connection to com... More »

Cell phones with the best cellular reception are without exception phones on Verizon's network. Verizon uses CDMA technology, which runs on a 850MHz frequency. Smaller MHz frequency offers better reception and is able to... More »

To compare cell phone reception between mobile phone service providers, go to and click the Coverage Map button. Alternatively, visit to compare wireless phone services using a heat map. More » Technology Mobile
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