1O1O & one2free enhance customer experience with the broadest 4G FD-LTE spectrum* and first LTE CAT 4 device In Hong Kong
Hong Kong, 22 May 2013 - 1O1O and one2free today announced the commercial launch of 4G LTE extended spectrum together with the pre-order of Hong Kong's first LTE CAT 4 device, bringing a superior 4G LTE mobile experience for customers in Hong Kong.
With 5MHz extended spectrum, a total of 2 x 20MHz at 2600MHz for 4G LTE is deployed starting today, delivering a smoother and more consistent 4G mobile experience. The re-framing of 2 x 15MHz of 1800MHz spectrum in the next few weeks will bring even greater enhancement to customer experience.
1O1O and one2free has the broadest 4G FD-LTE spectrum*, delivering more 4G network capacity in Hong Kong and a superior network experience with faster speed for customers.
LTE customers can enjoy a more consistent and reliable mobile experience through the addition of this spectrum, allowing them to enjoy the full potential of bandwidth demanding applications such as interactive online gaming, while spending significantly less time downloading large files for business and entertainment.
Phil Mottram, CEO of CSL Limited said, "We are committed to customer excellence by investing in the development of a superior network for the people and businesses of Hong Kong. Since 2012, we have invested over a billion dollars on network development and innovation and we will continue to invest in sustaining a superior network experience for our customers. This network enhancement with extended spectrum yet again sets us apart from the competition."
In addition, the new LTE CAT 4 device launched today is bringing a better experience to our customers. CAT 4 is the latest standard in device technology and brings better users' experience when compared with all other existing devices. Starting today, at all 1O1O Centre and one2free shops, customers are able to pre-order the first LTE CAT 4 device in Hong Kong, a pocket Wi-Fi, by joining the designated service plans.
Today's announcement continues to show 1O1O and one2free leading 4G technology innovation in mobile telecommunications services in Hong Kong since the world's 1st dual band 4G LTE network was launched in November 2010.