LTE mobile device users to hit 16 mln by year-end - study

Wednesday 4 May 2011 | 11:28 CET | News
By the end of the year, there will be some 16 million subscribers using LTE mobile devices, according to a study by ABI Research. The shift to LTE differs from the shift to 3G because of smartphones' features. In Germany, T-Mobile's LTE service, called 'Call & Surf Via Funk,' is priced at USD 53 per month in districts where xDSL fixed-broadband services are limited. The end-user is entitled to a fixed telephony line and an LTE connection, using a Huawei-manufactured wireless router offering download speeds of up to 3 Mbps. NTT Docomo's LTE service, branded 'Xi' allows customers to access high

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Huawei China / NTT DoCoMo / Sprint / Telia / T-Mobile / Ucell / Verizon / ZTE Belgium
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