Other networks will follow AT&T’s decision soon
While AT&T’s network is scheduled to shut down today, it’s only the first network to do so.
T-Mobile’s 3G network will shut down by the summer and Verizon’s in December 2022.
After that, older phones that run on 3G will likely no longer work. Some companies are offering their remaining 3G customers free 4G phones as replacements.
Oliver O’Connell22 February 2022 14:55
AT&T closes 3G network
Millions of burglar alarms, car safety systems, GPS trackers, medical monitors, and even prisoner ankle tags could stop working when American 3G mobile networks shut down this year – beginning with AT&T on Tuesday.
Io Dodds has the full story
Harriet Sinclair22 February 2022 14:40