Tag Archives: 4G

Orange introduces 4G+ in Botswana

Orange Botswana has rolled out LTE-A services, boosting data transfer rates on its 4G network. The upgrades are being branded 4G+ and have already been introduced in Greater Gaborone (which houses about 10 per cent of the countrys population) and Francistown, the countrys second-largest city. LTE-A services will soon be accessible in most parts of [...]

rain launched a 24/7 unlimited 4G data product in SA

Data provider, rain, has introduced an unlimited 4G data offering at R479 per month. The CEO of rain, Willem Roos said, “rain’s goal is to offer South Africans a choice of affordable unlimited data products. Following President Ramaphosa’s address to the nation pertaining to the Covid-19 pandemic, we accelerated the go-live date of our 24/7 unlimited 4G [...]

Vodacom to deactivate its 2G network coverage and roll out 4G services in SA

Vodacom will turn off its 2G network coverage to expand 4G services and join Telkom by migrating users.  Vodacoms group chief technology officer Andries Delport declared in a media conference that the company would not be able to deactivate its 2G network entirely, as the technology was still used by emergency services and for other [...]

Airtel Nigeria rolls out 4G smartphones

Nigerian Telecommunications provider, Airtel has introduced two new 4G Smartphones the Airtel Diva and Airtel Top Notch. These smartphones come to show Airtels pledge to boost mobile Internet as well as improve the data experience of telecoms subscribers across the country.  With the Airtel Diva costing at $55 and the Airtel Top Notch at [...]

Ooredoo offers ‘Ooredoo Passport’ packages for travelers

Ooredoo has added a number of new 4G partners to its list of global telecom operators for Ooredoo Passport; the companys suite of roaming bundles. New 4G locations include China (with China Unicorn), Philippines, Turkey and Germany, as well as a number of others. Now customers going to top travel destinations can keep in touch and [...]