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Media Networks to launch satellite broadband in LatAm

Thursday 12 September 2013 | 12:47 CET | News
Telefonica Group company Media Networks will begin in October offering broadband service via satellite using the Ka-band in Latin America, reports Brazilian daily Valor Economico. With an investment of USD 25 million, the service will be launched in Brazil, Peru, Colombia, Argentina, Chile and Mexico. In Brazil, the service will be marketed by Via Sat Brasil, from 21 October in the states of Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Minas Gerais, Goias, the Federal District and part of Espirito Santo. The cheapest monthly subscription at BRL 99 provides speeds of 2 Mbps download and 512 Kbps upload. Media

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Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Eutelsat / Hispasat / Telefonica
Countries: Latin America
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