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No service with 2 bars of LTE
Clivehamilton77

Hi,

 

I routinely have 1 or 2 bars of 4g LTE but when I turn of my WiFi I have absolutely no device. What is the point of the bars if it doesn’t indicate any type of signal strength?

 

thank you. 

Re: No service with 2 bars of LTE
vzw_customer_support
Customer Support

Clivehamilton77, it's important to us that your services are always working as they should be. I welcome the opportunity to address your inquiry. There isn't a standard unit of measurement for the number of bars displayed on your phone. Since different device models have varying antennas and radios within them, each radio will be different. Accordingly, the bars is simply how the phone is able to report back to the base station. You can have full bars but experience slow signal when a tower is congested or at capacity. Currently, I'm getting one bar of service. The service itself however is just fine and calls, texts and data (with over 70Mbps download and 23Mbps upload speeds on LTE) are working without issue. Are you having an actual issue with your services? If so, what issue(s) are you experiencing? 

 

-Ebony

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Re: No service with 2 bars of LTE
bullitt4514
Member

Slowhttps://photos.app.goo.gl/Tgv4NJaMgi8D3dom6

 

This is the speeds I see with 1-2 bars. Phone is unusable. Can't even make an income with instacart it is so slow.

Re: No service with 2 bars of LTE
Awins
Member

My sh it’s  been doing the same thing for months! Calling Verizon does nothing I even went into the store was treated so f ucking  poor I can’t wait until I have this phone paid off after 10 plus years I’m leaving Verizon the customer service is awful. 

Re: No service with 2 bars of LTE
vzw_customer_support
Customer Support

We certainly want to ensure you have the service you're paying for, Awins. A lot of things can happen where you'll see signal but service isn't working properly. Is it all service with your phone that isn't working, or is specific to data or texts or something similar? *Zaak

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