One of the best ways to ensure that your cell phone signal bars stay full and your calls don’t drop is to be near a cell phone tower; the closer, the better. And by cell tower we don’t mean just any cell phone tower, but that which belongs to your phone’s network provider.
One of the best ways to find a cell phone tower near you is by using a cell antenna and spectrum analyser kit. But if you don’t feel like spending a dime and want know where the nearest tower is, then read on…
You can make use of these applications and websites to pin point the location of your nearest cell phone tower. In the United States, the FCC (federal Communication Commission) requires all operators to register the GPS locations of each of their cell towers. A tower map is simply a map that has the location of these towers.
You can make of websites like:
- AntennaSearch Website which is highly user friendly
- CellReception which is a Google maps powered tool that blends in the CC tower database into an easy to use application.
- The Power Button
Your smart phone acts dumb at times. To save on the battery, your phone won’t repeatedly search for the nearest cell phone tower, but will instead use a saved tower within range. To simply recalibrate to a new tower, hold your power button and switch off your phone. Power your phone back on, and the result of doing so will be your phone latching onto the nearest cell phone tower. At the booting stage the phone’s memory is wiped clean and the closest tower location is found.
Signal Booster Services
You can seek the help of cell signal booster installer to map out the signal strength in your area using the tools at their disposal. They will find the best accurate spots in your house that you need to be at, to ensure a strong signal.
If you needn’t want to be bothered with any of this, then get yourself a cell phone repeater! They are easy to use and install. You will immediately be welcomed by strong connection and close to nil call drops. Your network speeds also skyrocket and the voice call quality is also significantly boosted!
Even your phone will thank you, as you will see a considerable drop in the battery power consumed as well!