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Getting Better Cell Phone Signal in Your RV: It Shall Be Done

Getting Better Cell Phone Signal in Your RV: It Shall Be Done

More Freedom, More Problems

Free like a bird.

It's the next best thing to be.

Whether camping or on the road, traveling between the sights and sounds of new cities and states, there's nothing quite the feeling of discovering new things.

Those are the good parts. But there are some bad ones, too.

Especially poor cell phone reception.

When in your RV, motorhome, camper van, trailer or recreational vehicle, the one thing you need to be dependable (other than the coffee machine) is strong 3G & 4G LTE signals for your cell phone.

Because life is just more than convenience, business, and even emergencies, it's peace of mind.

But are you getting what you're paying for every month?

If you're experiencing any the following cellular problems whether on the road or parked at an RV campsite, then you definitely have poor cell phone signal:

  • Dropped calls
  • Poor voice
  • Slow internet
  • Stuck text messages
  • Spotty coverage
  • Low cell phone bars

So what causes the weak signal? 3 reasons:

  1. Distance from the cell phone tower
  2. Outside interference (trees, hills, mountains, and tall structures like buildings and billboards)
  3. RV body material such as metal, glass, thick insulation, and energy-efficient barriers.

Any one or a combination of these factors significantly disrupt your service, causing your calls to drop or sound muddy and slowing all your carrier services to a crawl.

But there's a solution that combats all these problems and significantly improves your 3G & 4G LTE service in your RV.

RV Signal Boosters: Hello Again

An RV cell phone signal booster boosts your existing 3G and/or 4G LTE signals.

Think of RV cell phone boosters as a giant megaphone. It takes whatever weak or spotty signal you're currently receiving then significantly amplifies the signal up to 32X, and rebroadcasts the boosted signal inside your RV.

Depending on your model, you can either boost just a desktop or small area up to the entire RV.

Here are the results:

  • Crystal-clear calls
  • Constant connection
  • Fast internet
  • Quickly deliver and receive text messages
  • Wider coverage
  • More bars

It does this with 3 easy steps:

  1. Outside Antenna pulls in weak 2G, 3G, & 4G LTE signals.
  2. Amplifier boosts signal up to 32X.
  3. Inside Antenna broadcasts enhanced signal to the RV.

It's that simple and easy to install.

Our recommended manufacturers and models

All our recommended RV signal boosters are weBoost models from Wilson Electronics.

They come with a 2-year manufacturer's warranty, lifetime technical support, free shipping, 30-day no-hassle returns policy and no taxes outside Texas.

Most importantly, they're made in the USA for highest quality assurance and precise engineering.

All weBoost signal boosters are permitted (even encouraged) for use by all major carriers (AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, T-Mobile, etc.). And they work on all cell phones and cellular devices such as smartphones, tablets, and iPhones.

Our customer support at Signal Boosters are certified signal boosting experts. We have answers for any of your poor reception on the road. If you have any questions, just ask. Email us: sales@signalboosters.com

Differences between a 3G & 4G RV Signal Booster

3G covers talk, text, and basic 3G internet. 4G covers all of 3G and high-speed 4G LTE internet. If you just need to boost talk & text, go with a 3G booster. If you surf the internet, stream, download, and use other data-heavy apps, then future-proof with a 4G booster.

RV Cell Phone Signal Booster Reviews


3G: weBoost Drive 3G-S 470106, 4G: weBoost Drive 4G-S 470107 (Boost signal for one cell phone)

The cheapest entry-level signal booster for RVs. Phone has to be in the cradle to receive maximum boost, so when paired with a headset and placed on the dashboard, it's a decent starting option for the enthusiast.

Pros: Inexpensive starter set for RVs for talk & text.

Cons: Only boosts one cell phone. Phone must be in cradle to get better signal.

Overview of the weBoost Drive 3G-S & 4G-S:

  • Boosts Talk, Text, Internet, 3G or 4G LTE Data
  • Single cellular device boost
  • Up to +23 dB gain
  • $129.99 for weBoost Drive 3G-S . $199.99 for weBoost Drive 4G-S
weBoost Drive 3G-S weBoost Drive 4G-S


3G: weBoost Drive 3G-M 470102, 4G: weBoost Drive 4G-M 470108 (Boost up to 4 cellular devices)

A popular vehicle signal booster. Supports up to 4 cellular devices (smartphones, tablets, Kindle, iPhone, etc.). Signal coverage is about an arm's length from the inside antenna, so it makes for a great small area or desktop booster.

Pros: Supports multiple devices. Popular choice for RVs who want a combination of power and price.

Cons: Limited coverage, about an arm's length from the inside antenna.

Overview of the weBoost Drive 3G-M & 4G-M:

  • Boosts Talk, Text, Internet, 3G or 4G LTE Data
  • Amplifies multiple cellular devices, up to 4.
  • Up to +50 dB Gain
  • $299.99 for weBoost Drive 3G-M. $379.99 for weBoost Drive 4G-M.
weBoost Drive 3G-M weBoost Drive 4G-M


4G: weBoost Drive 4G RV (Boosts 3G & 4G LTE for entire RV while parked or stationary)

This is a home signal booster retrofitted for RV use. Powerful outside and inside antennas help with whole RV coverage. For the enthusiast always camped at the park, campsite or parking lot.

Pros: Powerful 3G & 4G LTE boost for entire RV.

Cons: Can only use while parked at the campsite or stationary.

Overview of the weBoost Drive RV 4G:

  • Boosts Talk, Text, Internet, 3G or 4G LTE Data
  • Amplifies multiple cellular devices
  • Up to +60 dB Gain
  • $399.99
weBoost 4G-X OTR

4G: weBoost Drive 4G-X + RV Essentials Kit (Boosts 3G & 4G LTE for entire RV while on the go and on the road)

This is the best RV signal booster, because all three components: the amplifier, outside antenna, and inside antenna are at the maximum power legally allowed by the FCC. Works while moving and stationary. Pro model up to 60% farther reach to cell tower.

Pros: Most powerful 3G & 4G LTE boost for entire RV while moving or stationary.

Cons: Pricey but worthwhile investment

Overview of the weBoost Drive 4G-X + RV Essentials Kit:

  • Boosts Talk, Text, Internet, 3G or 4G LTE Data
  • Amplifies multiple cellular devices
  • Up to +50 dB Gain
  • $619.99
weBoost Drive 4G-X RV Kit
17th Feb 2016

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