The carrier has turned on its 4G LTE network in several cities before the iPhone 5 is released.
AT&T announced today that it has turned the switch on its LTE network for customers in Seattle and Portland.
According to AppleInsider, the following markets have activated 4G LTE access through the carrier:
· Birmingham, Ala.
· Cincinnati, Ohio
· Fayetteville, N.C.
· Honolulu, Hawaii
· Memphis, Tenn.
· Pittsburgh, Penn.
· Philadelphia, Pa.
· Sacramento, Calif.
· Seattle, Wash.
· Wilmington, Dele.
Other cities tapped into the speed network earlier this month include Anchorage, Alaska, Bakersfield, Calif., Jacksonville, Fla., Modesto, Calif., Omaha, Neb., Syracuse, N.Y., and Bridgeport, Conn.
According to CNET, the company plans to cover a total of 100 cities by the end of the year and complete its LTE rollout by the end of 2013.