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Batelco to launch superfast 4G+ in Bahrain

MANAMA, June 21, 2016

Bahrain-based telecom group Batelco has announced plans for the rollout of superfast 4G+ for its customers, the first telecom in the Kingdom to start rolling out the service.

LTE Advanced is the latest mobile technology launched to support the massive increase in mobile data demand and additionally it will deliver super-fast data speeds. 4G+ is about more than just speed, as the solution will enable a smoother service while on the go, thanks to the enhanced reliability of the connectivity.

Batelco Bahrain CEO Muna Al Hashemi said that 4G+ is the next major step in the evolution of Batelco’s mobile network; the network roll-out has just started and the network will be growing over the coming months.

“We are very pleased to continue with our successful LTE enhancements by being first to roll out LTE Advanced. The new network technology equates to better coverage, greater stability and faster performance. Our 4G+ service will provide the ultimate mobile experience with amazing download speeds and it promises to significantly boost customer experience,” she added.

Batelco CMO Mike Stanford added that this is the perfect solution to satisfy the requirements of customers using bandwidth-intensive applications noting that it will transform their digital lifestyles tremendously.

“The 4G+ network also serves to enhance Bahrain’s global position in terms of providing advanced telecommunications services for consumers and businesses. Our provisioning is the result of our ongoing commitment and investment in the Kingdom’s infrastructure,” Stanford said.

“Our technology partner Ericsson with their experience in implementing cutting edge communications solutions have been invaluable attributes in supporting Batelco`s aspiration to stay in the forefront of the telecoms industry in Bahrain,” he concluded. – TradeArabia News Service

Tags: Batelco | LTE | 4G+ |

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