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Vodafone Qatar expands network upgrade, desert coverage

Wednesday 4 November 2015 | 12:25 CET | News
Vodafone Qatar announced the further upgrade of its network at an investment of QAR 650 million. In January, Vodafone began upgrading all its network sites, and since then over 200 new outdoor and indoor sites have been installed. Customers are now enjoying 300 percent more data capacity, 300 percent more 4G coverage and 30 percent more 3G coverage. A special focus has been on increasing capacity in the most populated areas in Qatar, with Wakra and Shahaniya the latest areas to benefit from an additional 30 percent capacity boost. In time for the desert camping season, 21 sites have been

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Vodafone Qatar
Countries: Qatar
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