KT upgrades LTE network to save phone batteries

Wednesday 12 April 2017 | 07:18 CET | News
South Korean operator KT reports it has deployed a new technology on its LTE network that allows smartphone users to save battery life, Yonhap news agency reports. According to KT, its research showed the upgrade extended the battery life of Samsung Galaxy S8 smartphones by 3 to 4 hours, although this may vary on the number of installed apps. KT says the technology centers on turning smartphones' network programs to the battery-saving mode periodically.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: KT / Samsung
Countries: Korea, Republic of
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