AT&T makes 3G coverage available in New Albany

National telecommunitcations provider AT&T announced Monday that its  mobile broadband network is now available in New Albany, extending access for advanced mobile services, devices and audio and video content to customers in the area.

Both Mississippi State Sen. Nickey Browning and Rep. Margaret Ellis Rogers applauded the announcement.

“Having access to better coverage and service is great for the citizens of Union County,” said state Sen. Browning. 

“AT&T’s wireless investment in Union County will bring new and advanced connectivity to Mississippians,” said Rogers. “This is good news for area businesses and residents.”

AT&T’s mobile broadband network is based on the 3rd Generation Partnership Project family of technologies that includes GSM and UMTS, the most widely used wireless network platforms in the world.