Sprint may have gambled wrong with 4G WiMAX several years ago, but the company is coming around. It announced today the addition of 22 new cities to its 4G LTE network. Sprint customers in these areas have been waiting for a while, but they can now enjoy their new speeds just in time for summer.

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New cities include:

  • Baton Rouge, LA
  • Centralia, WA
  • Clarksville, TN
  • Corsicana, TX
  • Dalton, GA
  • Dunn, NC
  • Fond du Lac, WS
  • Gainesville, FL
  • Henderson, NC
  • Kingsport, TN
  • Lansing/East Lansing, MI
  • Longview, WA
  • Miami, FL 
  • Napa, CA
  • New Orleans, LA
  • Palatka, FL
  • Raleigh, NC
  • Sebring, FL
  • St. Cloud, MN
  • St. Joseph/Benton Harbor, MI
  • Tampa, FL
  • Warsaw, IN

A handful of other cities didn't quite make the list, but they will still receive coverage in the upcoming months.

Upcoming cities include:

  • Grand Rapids, MI
  • Aberdeen, WA
  • Allegan, MI
  • Ann Arbor, MI
  • Battle Creek, MI
  • Corpus Christi, TX
  • Eagle Pass, TX
  • Flint, MI
  • Laredo, TX
  • Marshfield/Wisconsin Rapids, WS
  • Mount Pleasant, MI
  • Oak Harbor, WA
  • Watertown/Fort Atkinson, WI

Sprint now offers 4G LTE in 110 markets across the country and aims to provide 200 million people with these increased speeds by 2013. I'll continue to wait with bated breath. Sprint's coverage is growing, but it still has yet to reach my neck of the woods.

Source: Sprint