Oi launches 4G service in Rio de Janeiro

Friday 26 April 2013 | 11:53 CET | News
Brazilian operator Oi has started selling 4G services in Rio de Janeiro. In addition, LTE packages will go on sale in Belo Horizonte, Brasília, Salvador, Recife and Fortaleza from the second half of May, with the network expected to be live by 30 April. The director general of operations of Oi, James Meaney, said the launch in Sao Paulo will depend on TIM Brasil, its partner for the installation of the 4G network in some parts of the country. Initially, Oi planned to invest BRL 1 billion from 2012 to 2015 for the introduction of 4G and boosting 3G coverage. However, the agreement with TIM,

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Huawei China / Nokia / Oi / Samsung / TIM Brasil
Countries: Brazil
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