Sent by Zero BarsAT&T's 3G MicroCell, but getting one on your provider's dime can be a bit of a crapshoot (if you're a longtime customer with a high monthly bill, it's a whole lot easier to convince a rep to send you one for free). T-Mobile is about to launch a T-Mobile Cel-Fi Signal Booster Program at zero cost, but you'll have to be on contract. zBoost YX540 Metro, which has a coverage of 1,500 square feet and is compatible with both 800 & 1900 MHz devices (no 4G). Setup looks fairly easy without need for an outdoor antenna like other models, and you can find the device online for under $150. In fact, we're ordering one for our own mom, because we share the very same issue. Of course, any or all of these solutions are bandaids, and one such expect a possible improved signal, but not necessarily amazing trouble-free connections...we'll report back how this ends up working.
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