TIM Brasil to implement VoLTE and Wi-Fi calling in Rio

Monday 25 July 2016 | 11:05 CET | News
TIM Brasil has announced that it will launch a VoLTE and Wi-Fi calling pilot in Rio de Janeiro. The operator will thus become the first to implement the solution in South America, in partnership with Huawei, to be expanded at a later date nationwide. The operator is also starting to pair two frequency bands, 2,600 MHz and 1,800 MHz, in order to improve mobile broadband connections.

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