5G Bands & Frequencies Used In the U.S.

Two bands are being used for millimeter wave 5G. These bands are being used by T-Mobile, Verizon, and AT&T:

  • n260 (39GHz)
  • n261 (28GHz)

Several other bands are being used in the U.S. for sub-6 5G:

  • n5 (850MHz) – AT&T and Verizon’s low-band 5G
  • n41 (2500MHz) – T-Mobile’s mid-band 5G
  • n71 (600MHz) – T-Mobile’s nationwide, low-band 5G
  • n77 (3700MHz)1 – AT&T and Verizon’s mid-band 5G

Last updated: March 2021


  1. Band 78, a sub-band of band 77, will see use.