Tag Archives: 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 [...]

MTN Nigeria launched 4G+ across three cities

MTN Nigeria Communications Plc has just launched 4G+ in three cities of Lagos, Abuja and Port-Harcourt. Mazen Mroue, Chief Operating Officer said: Its about the customer. We put the customer at the heart of everything that we do. He described the launch as a natural evolution from MTNs already fast and reliable 4G network and [...]

Safaricom introduces affordable 4G-enabled smartphones in Kenya

Safaricom has introduced a smartphone campaign by launching the cheapest 4G-enabled smartphones Neon Ray and Neon Nova in Kenya. The introduction of the smartphones is intended to offer a digital experience for those who do not have smartphones. The Chief Customer Officer at Safaricom, Sylvia Mulinge, said, At Safaricom, we aim to transform lives by providing solutions to [...]

Orange rolled out 4G in Guinea

Telecom operator Orange launched the 4G mobile technology in Conakry, Guinea on May 9, 2019. The new service already covers all the areas of the capital: Kaloum, Dixinn, Ratoma, Matoto and Matam. As part of a second phase, it will be deployed to cover the whole country, in accordance with the guidelines set by the [...]