RootMetrics helps us track the fastest and slowest wireless cities in the U.S. and gives a snapshot of carrier performance peaks and troughs in 2012.
If you're curious about the best and worst cities for cellular connectivity in the U.S., then you've come to the right place.
Seattle-based RootMetrics has provided us with data covering 3G and 4G networks from the top five carriers in the U.S. The data comes from the top 75 urbanized areas in the country, based on results from a downloadable speed test app.
For a quick taste of what's to come, here are the fastest cities in the U.S., according to RootMetrics, which averaged the download speeds in a given place for each of the top nationwide carriers and determined an overall ranking for each city: