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LTE not working? Here is what you can do.

By Suzana Dalul

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Has your LTE connection been letting you down lately? Or stopped working all together? Don’t worry! There are various fixes you can try before blowing up your cell carrier’s customer support line.

The first thing you should know, however, is that 4G and LTE are two different things, despite providers often bundling them together. LTE actually reaches lower maximum speeds than “true 4G” does. So, if you are only seeing the 4G icon instead of 4G LTE in your status bar, that doesn’t indicate a worse connection. Quite the contrary. If you are visiting or just moved a big city, your network might have true 4G capabilities and speeds, so no fix is necessary.

If you are dropping down to 3G or LTE disappears in familiar locations, however, the fault may lie in your phone or your network. Here is what you can do if LTE is not working on your phone.

Turn airplane mode on and off

Sometimes the most obvious fix is the most reliable one. If your mobile data is giving you trouble, one of the first things you should try is turning airplane mode on and off. You can do this simply by dragging down the notification …read more

Source:: android authority