0
Mobile & Wireless

Softbank unveils LTE plans, voice options

Friday 28 September 2012 | 02:13 CET | News
Japanese communications provider Softbank has provided an update on its LTE rollout. The operator currently has 6,300 base stations for the platinum band and this will be expanded further this year and the next. The company unveiled an LTE plan for JPY 5,985 per month with 7 GB and an iPhone 5 plan for JPY 5,460 per month with unlimited data. The company also said it would offer tethering on 15 January 2013 and opened pre-registration for the option with a promotional price of JPY 525 per month for LTE smartphone buyers. The company will also offer an unlimited domestic call option for JPY 500 per month and a family data option for JPY 1,980 per month. Additionally, Softbank said it has expanded and enhanced its trade-in programme for smarpthones from 21 September.


Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours. Subscribe now.

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Softbank
Countries: Japan
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.






Brand image
most important reason to purchase smartphone
Netherlands  |  2015Q1

Calendar   /   Industry Events

03 Aug Limelight Networks Q2 2015
03 Aug Frontier Communications Q2 2015
03 Aug Broadsoft Q2 2015
03 Aug Suddenlink Q2 2015
04 Aug Cable One Q2 2015
04 Aug Liberty Global Q2 2015
04 Aug Comptel Q2 2015
04 Aug TIM Brasil Q2 2015
04 Aug Internap Q2 2015
04 Aug Otelco Q2 2015
04 Aug Earthlink Q2 2015
04 Aug Charter Communications Q2 2015
04 Aug Sprint fiscal Q1
04 Aug Avaya fiscal Q3
04 Aug Bharti Airtel fiscal Q1
04 Aug Hutchison Telecom HK Q2 2015
04 Aug Evolving Systems Q2 2015
05 Aug AVG Technologies Q2 2015
05 Aug Motorola Solutions Q2 2015
05 Aug Dish Network Q2 2015
05 Aug Interxion Q2 2015
05 Aug CenturyLink Q2 2015
05 Aug NTT fiscal Q1
05 Aug Aerohive Networks Q2 2015
05 Aug Sky Deutschland fiscal Q4
05 Aug Fairpoint Communications Q2 2015
05 Aug Mitel Q2 2015
06 Aug Netia Q2 2015
06 Aug HTC Q2 2015
06 Aug Vimpelcom Q2 2015
::: More Calendar Items