KDDI to launch dual 3G/WiMAX service in December - Mobile World Live

KDDI to launch dual 3G/WiMAX service in December

02 OCT 2009

Japanese mobile operator KDDI plans to launch a dual 3G/WiMAX service before the end of the year, reports Telecompaper, citing an article in the Nikkei. The company will offer four devices from Hitachi that can access 3G as well as WiMAX networks from December. MVNO Japan Communications is expected to offer a similar service this year. To offer the WiMAX service, both companies will lease spectrum from WiMAX operator UQ Communications.

 

Author

Mobile World Live

Mobile World Live is the online service dedicated to providing the mobile industry with daily news coverage & analysis of the biggest global market developments.

Read more

Related

Tags