People who live in rural areas already know that they are farther away from urban towns and cities, but they may not realize that they are being unnecessarily inconvenienced by being farther away from something else that is so important in this day and age: a cell tower.
For most people, even rural people, a significant portion of life is linked to their cell phone. From staying connected to the world through social media, researching details on obscure subjects, and paying bills via mobile apps, cell phones help us manage many aspects of our lives. But without a strong signal from a nearby cell tower, how can we stay up to date?
If you are in a rural or remote area and need help boosting your phone’s 4G, LTE or internet signal, we can help.
We’ve compiled the top-rated cell phone signal boosters for rural areas to give you a strong signal no matter how far away you live from the nearest cell tower.
Home Boosters for Rural Areas
At home, it’s especially important to have strong cell signal in case of emergencies or to communicate with friends or family. Dropped calls while on the phone indoors is especially annoying, but we have some solutions for you. Learn more below.
Home Complete |470145 – Best For Rural and Large Homes
If you are looking for the most powerful signal booster for residential use, this is the choice for you. The Home Complete cell phone booster for remote areas easily reaches cell towers at distances up to 26% farther with up 46% more coverage area than the Home MultiRoom, making it the #1 choice for rural homes.
Ideal for properties up to 7,500 square feet or homes in remote areas. Everyone in your home will enjoy faster internet speeds, high-quality call clarity, and greater hotspot capabilities. Your phones, tablets, and any other cell-connected devices will experience a significant signal boost when the Home Complete is installed.
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For homes up to 5,000 square feet, the weBoost Home MultiRoom is perfect for boosting cell phone signal in rural areas. This booster offers up to 91% more coverage compared to the Home Room, and is compatible with cell phones, tablets, and cellular-connected devices. No matter what cell carrier you have — Verizon, Sprint, AT&T, or T-Mobile — this signal booster will work for you.
This signal booster is perfect for smaller homes up to 1,500 square feet. You’ll experience faster network speeds, improved audio and video streaming, and clearer, stronger call quality. This booster can be used by multiple people, so everyone in your family can access it.
Car Boosters for Rural Areas
Those living in rural areas must drive longer distances to get to places others take for granted. Once you’re on the road, you may need to call friends or use a GPS. To maintain a high-quality cell signal, consider a car booster.
Drive Reach | 470154 – Best for Rural Areas
Drive Reach is the one for you if you want the most powerful in-vehicle signal booster with a 29.5 dBm uplink-output power. You and everyone else in the car with a cellular device will get a mobile signal boost in those rural areas. This booster gets signal 60% farther from the nearest cell tower than other weBoost boosters. With easy tool-free installation, you can experience faster data and better call quality in no time.
This signal booster is ideal for individuals that spend a lot of time in their cars driving through rural areas. The unique cradle design safely holds a cellphone while boosting the signal up to 23 decibels. Whether you need the stronger signal to run your Map app or need to call someone on the road, the Drive Sleek signal booster is a budget-friendly solution.
Are you about to go on a road trip with your family? This multi-user wireless booster allows everyone in the vehicle to get a stronger cell signal in rural areas with a gain of up to 50 decibels. The best part? Everyone can utilize the booster instantly without having to pair their phones.
People with trucks and off-road enthusiasts rely on the Drive 4G-X OTR to maintain cellular connectivity in remote areas; with its rugged, all-weather trucker edition omni-directional antenna along for the ride. This booster’s OTR antenna is great for getting above a vehicle’s roof to reach faraway cell towers.
Do cell phone boosters work in rural areas?
Yes, in fact, many people in cabins or off-grid homes utilize a booster so they can make calls and send texts inside their homes.
Every weBoost booster has an outside antenna that captures the weak, outside signal then it’s amplified by the booster. Finally, the inside antenna distributes the amplified cell signal to your cellular devices in your home or vehicle. The booster will amplify any carrier’s network so you can experience a strong signal no matter the carrier you have. Learn more about how a cell phone signal booster works here.
Keep Your Cell Signal Strong
If you’ve been putting up with a weak mobile signal in rural areas, weBoost cell phone signal boosters are the answer. For small and large homes and even vehicles, you can boost your cell phone signal and stay connected everywhere, no matter how isolated you are from an urban area.