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Smart starts LTE-A mobile service deployment

Wednesday 13 April 2016 | 11:49 CET | News
Smart Communications, a subsidiary of Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company (PLDT), has stated the rollout of its carrier aggregation-based LTE-Advanced (LTE-A) service. Initially deployed in Boracay, Aklan, Smart's LTE-A 4.5G service provided speeds of up to 250 Mbps.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Philippine Long Distance Telephone / PLDT / Samsung / Smart Communications
Countries: Philippines
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