Reliance Jio updates on 4G roll out

Reliance Jio Infocomm today said it has built an optical fiber network comprising nearly 250,000 route kilometres of fiber optics to support its 4G LTE launch end of 2015. The Mukesh Ambani-promoted Reliance Jio Infocomm said it has exceeded its ...

4G users want HD voice and video calling over LTE and Wi-Fi

Smartphone consumers are looking for HD voice and video calling services over LTE and Wi-Fi, said a research by Alcatel-Lucent. Alcatel-Lucent released the telecom analysis report after conducting a study of 5,500 smartphone owners in the U.S., ...

China Mobile achieves 200 million 4G users

China Mobile has achieved a 4G LTE customer base on 200 million, the telecom operator announced at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2015 in Shanghai. In May, China Mobile said it achieved 222 million 3G subscribers and 170 million 4G subscribers. ...

Huawei, SoftBank plan TDD+ network, ahead of 5G

Telecom network vendor Huawei Technologies announced its deal with SoftBank for verification testing, technological evaluation, and R&D of TDD+, a 4.5G mobile communications technology based on TDD LTE. SoftBank is deploying TDD-capable ...

Bharti Airtel expands 4G services to Rohtak in Haryana

Bharti Airtel has expanded its 4G services to Rohtak, Haryana. Rohtak becomes the 5th city in Haryana to experience home broadband and internet on dongles, Wi-Fi CPEs, 4G Hotspots and Wi-Fi dongles. Earlier, Reliance Jio Infocomm said that it ...

Vodafone to deploy FDD TDD Carrier Aggregation

Telecom network vendor Ericsson today said Vodafone Portugal will deploy the first FDD TDD Carrier Aggregation in a commercial network. Vodafone will deploy Ericsson commercial software release 15B, supporting FDD TDD carrier aggregation in the ...

Airtel offers free upgrade to 4G at 3G prices in Mysore

Telecom service provider Bharti Airtel has unveiled 4G LTE services in Mysore, Karnataka. Airtel is offering free upgrade to 4G at 3G prices. India has 143 million social media users in April, according to the Internet and Mobile Association of ...