Clearwire coverage tops 50 million

2 Jul 2010

US-based WiMAX specialist Clearwire has announced that its networks now cover 51 million people in 44 cities across the country, following the launch of wireless broadband services in seven new cities in Oregon, California, Washington State and New York State.

According to TeleGeography’s GlobalComms Database, Clearwire ended March 2010 with 971,000 customers. The operator, which is owned by Sprint Nextel (51%), Intel, Google, Comcast, Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks, hopes to have a presence in more than 60 markets and cover around 120 million potential customers by the end of this year.

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