News Articles

Saturday, August 29, 2009

Vodafone UK offers 14.4Mbps mobile broadband (in theory)

Vodafone UK says it’s the first UK mobile operator to increase its mobile broadband speed to a theoretical 14.4Mbps maximum. Parts of of London, Birmingham and Liverpool have already been upgraded. The network upgrade doesn’t require any action from consumers; over 80% of all Vodafone datacards, dongles and 3G handsets will work with the 14.4Mbps service.

The average data speed received by a consumer will, as with existing 3G data, be affected by signal strength and the number of local users. A 14.4 Mbps theoretical peak rate is likely to mean a practical maximum speed of 10.8 Mbps, with typical speeds between 1 and 4 Mbps. [Press release]

Print
Author: The Fonecast
0 Comments
Rate this article:
No rating

Categories: NewsNumber of views: 1390

Tags:

Leave a comment

Name:
Email:
Comment:
Add comment

Name:
Email:
Subject:
Message:
x

Follow thefonecast.com

Twitter @TheFonecast RSS podcast feed
Find us on Facebook Subscribe free via iTunes

Archive Calendar

«October 2017»
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
2526272829301
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
303112345

Archive

Terms Of Use | Privacy Statement