Wednesday, November 4, 2009

Telefónica O2 Germany Activates 28 Mbps HSPA+ with Huawei

Telefónica O2 Germany has activated a mobile HSPA+ data network in an urban area of Munich offer download rates of up to 28 Mbps and upload rates of up to 5.76 Mbps. The network technology and the surfstick will be provided by O2' s partner Huawei Technologies.

During the initial phase, signed O2 customers who work or live in the western urban area of Munich or around Munich's Marienplatz will be able to test the new mobile broadband internet. They will receive a stick from Huawei and the required mobile data flat rate. Until 31 December 2009 no additional costs will accrue to these customers for the use of HSPA+. The high HSPA+ upload and download rates enable high quality internet television, fastest response times for online games and even more efficient access to business data.

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