5G Ultra Wideband
Now Chicagoans can stream, game, video chat and power their smart homes in a better, faster way.
Folks in Chicago are known for working hard and playing hard, and now they have a network that can keep up with everything they love to do. Verizon's 5G network has arrived in the Windy City with ultra-fast speeds, ultra-low lag times and massive capacity.
There’s 5G. Then there’s Verizon 5G. 5G Ultra Wideband is 25x faster than today’s 4G networks and more than 10x faster than some other 5G networks. The Verizon 5G network is the first network built to connect customers with internet that’s ready for the future. Think truly immersive gaming, virtual reality applications, automated cars and more.
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We’re building the most powerful 5G experience for America and bringing it home to the Windy City. Verizon 5G Home Internet delivers ultra-fast wireless internet with typical download speeds of 300 Mbps and, depending on location, max speeds of up to 1 Gbps. Plus, with the power of 4G LTE backup, typical upload speeds are around 50 Mbps, with no data caps.
With Wi-Fi that blankets every corner of your home , you'll enjoy seamless 4K streaming, virtually uninterrupted video chatting, and greatly reduced lag time for all your connected devices. And that’s just the beginning. It’s so good, Verizon 5G will change everything about the way Chicagoans live, work and play.
5G Home Internet
Imagine having all your home devices wirelessly connected in real time. That’s possible with Verizon 5G technology.
Coverage in every corner.
Stream more. Buffer less.
Bring your A Game.
5G Ultra Wideband
5G Ultra Wideband for your mobile phones runs on a higher frequency than 4G LTE, so it can deliver speeds up to 25x faster.
The Verizon 5G network is bringing Chicago into the future. Faster.
Verizon 5G services (Verizon 5G Home Internet and Verizon 5G Ultra Wideband) are already available in certain areas in and around Chicagoland. Join the 5G revolution and experience a connected life that's faster than the blink of an eye and loaded with bandwidth that will make the unimaginable a reality.
When you choose Verizon as your 5G internet service provider with 5G Home Internet, you'll be connected to our 5G wireless network with the ultra-fast, reliable internet you need for the new digital age. See if your home is 5G-ready and take it for a spin for 3 months. If it's not, sign up to be notified when Verizon 5G Home will be coming to your neighborhood.
Chicago gets fast connections with LTE Home Internet.
The City of Big Shoulders now has the Wi-Fi that sets you free. Get the wireless home internet you deserve, with fast download speeds of 25 Mbps, impressive bandwidth and no data caps. LTE Home Internet delivers home broadband service with speeds up to 5 times faster than required for HD video streaming. Stream your favorite shows and play your favorite games reliably and without interruption with the power of our 4G LTE network.
LTE Home Internet provides typical speeds of 25-50 Mbps. Not available in all areas.
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