Korean subscribers act on 2G network closure - Mobile World Live

Korean subscribers act on 2G network closure

02 DEC 2011

The Korea Times reports that nearly 1,000 subscribers in the country have filed a complaint with the Korea Communications Commission about KT’s plans to shut its 2G network. The KCC has previously approved the move, which will enable the operator to refarm its 1800MHz spectrum for 4G mobile broadband services. It was said that 340,000 customers are still connected to the older network, having launched a campaign to drive users to 3G handsets.


Tim Ferguson

Tim joined Mobile World Live in August 2011 and works across all channels, with a particular focus on apps. He came to the GSMA with five years of tech journalism experience, having started his career as a reporter... More

Read more