Mobily launches LTE services

Wednesday 14 September 2011 | 07:36 CET | News
Saudi mobile operator Mobily has launched LTE services in several provincial cities in the country, including Najran and Jazan in the south and Al Gurayat. A second phase will be launched in two weeks, Mobily said in a statement, followed by the major cities of Riyadh, Jeddah and Damamm in mid-October. Coverage of the LTE service should reach 30 cities, covering 85 percent of the population by the end of the year. The TD-LTE services were launched through Mobily's broadband unit Bayanat al oula. The company did not give details of pricing for the service, but Huawei said it will offer a

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Mobily
Countries: Saudi Arabia
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Bayanat is the fixed-BB subsidiary of Mobily, which is why it makes no sense why LTE would be pushed through Bayanat.
Ismail Patel @ 19/9/2011 - 15:11

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