Airtel 3G reaches Tchad, plans Niger launch this fiscal

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  • September 12, 2014

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Bharti Airtel on Friday announced the launch of 3G services in Tchad. Tchad is the 16th 3G market for Airtel Africa. The remaining 3G market will be Niger, where services will be launched during the fiscal year. Airtel already has the widest 3G ...

Vodafone adds 3G mobile Wi-Fi dongle for Rs 2,399

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  • September 3, 2014

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Indian telecom service provider Vodafone on Wednesday introduced Vodafone R206Z, a 3G mobile Wi-Fi dongle for Rs 2,399, promising data transfer speed of up to 21.1 Mbps. Vodafone 3G Mobile Wi-Fi is available in 4 metros — Mumbai, Delhi, ...

Huawei achieves 50% increase in 3C-HSDPA speed with 63Mb/s

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  • August 14, 2014

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Telecom network vendor Huawei has achieved peak download rates of 63Mb/s during the tests of 3-Carrier-High Speed Downlink Packet Access (3C-HSDPA), clocking 50 percent increase in downlink user speeds compared with Dual Carrier-High Speed ...

Telenor CEO Jon Fredrik Baksaas on India opportunities

Jon Fredrik Baksaas, president and CEO, Telenor said it will focus and invest on mobile Internet opportunities in India. Telenor added 4 million new subscribers this quarter and have added 10 million new subscribers so far this year and this is ...

Aircel 3G launched in Arunachal Pradesh

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  • July 23, 2014

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Aircel has launched 3G services in Itanagar and Naharlagun in the state of Arunachal Pradesh, India, a PTI report said. The service can be accessed on customer mobile phones or via Aircel 3G dongles. The company also launched a new offer ...

How Indian enterprises dumped 3G driven mobile broadband

When 3G was launched in 2010 and 4G later, the Indian telecom industry thought that the third and fourth generation access technologies will be offered at the door steps of enterprises, asking them to do more. It was just a dream. 3G was not ...

Airtel Wi-Fi dongles promise 21.6 mbps download speed on 3G

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  • July 3, 2014

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Indian telecom service provider Bharti Airtel introduced its 3G Wi-Fi dongles offering download speeds of up to 21.6 mbps speed on 3G. Airtel’s 3G Wi-Fi dongles – powered by HSPA+ technology — will be available in telecom circles such as ...

How Globe Telecom is building mobile data biz

Globe Telecom President & CEO Ernest Cu today said the smartphone uptake will further boost the company’s mobile data business in the second half of 2014. The number of smartphone users now account for 25 percent of the company’s mobile ...

Vodafone ups 2G, 3G mobile Internet rates by 100%

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  • June 24, 2014

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Indian telecom operator Vodafone has increased its mobile Internet rates for 2G and 3G customers by 100 percent across the country. Vodafone will be implementing the new package in a phased manner. As per the new mobile Internet tariff, Vodafone ...