Is LTE Faster Than 4G?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 29, 2020 4:42:20 AM ET

LTE is faster than standard 4G. Verizon's LTE network offers download speeds between 5 and 8 megabytes per second, abbreviated as mbps. In comparison, Sprint's 4G service provides typical speeds between 3 to 6 megabytes per second, although it is capable of bursts up to 10 megabytes per second.