Telstra is rolling out 'small cell' 4G data infrastructure to 16 towns in eastern Australia by Christmas, with another 34 set to get coverage in early 2015.
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Melbourne is the second city to have access to Vodafone's 4G+ network, which was switched on today.
As one from the land of Blighty, I'm happy to say 4G coverage is pretty poor -- but will Ofcom's new spectrum auction push forward network improvements?
The Italian incumbent has launched superfast 4G coverage in 60 cities nationwide.
Vodafone will roll out faster 4G across Birmingham, Manchester and London.
Introduction of 4G+ in three cities could offer download speeds up to 300Mbps.
Vodafone Australia has switched on its 4G mobile network in Adelaide's CBD and suburbs, with the telco saying that the low-band 850MHz network would improve customers' indoor coverage.
An upgrade of Vodafone Australia's network core with Ericsson will allow the company to offer voice over 4G services in 2015, CEO Inaki Berroeta has said.
The mobile services of both Telstra and Optus were virtually unusable for the 30,000 pundits attending this year's Splendour in the Grass festival, while the underdog Vodafone performed best.
Vodafone will be drawing from the low-band 850MHz spectrum holding that currents supports its 3G network to boost its 4G network coverage to aim at covering 95 percent of Australia's metropolitan population by the end of the year.
Vodafone has announced a raft of new products that see the company ramp up its data offering, as it works to encourage customers to adopt its 4G network.
Vodafone is playing 4G catch up, bringing coverage to an additional one million people later this year.
Finland's Ukkoverkot is using 450MHz band to make LTE 4G network available for the whole country.
Getting 450Mbps download speeds on advanced 4G technology is about ensuring 4G keeps up with demand, rather than provide individual users with super-fast speeds, according to Telstra.
Telstra is on the attack against its rivals' coverage claims, this time telling Vodafone its 4G ads need to disclose that the company's network might not always be the fastest.
Geographical expansion backed up with improved performance in high-demand areas such as airports and sporting venues, Vodafone says.
Vodafone expects to add 100 new 4G sites each month across Australia, with hopes to ramp it up to 300 each month later in the year.
Amid promises to extend its 3G and 4G networks, Vodafone is already looking to LTE-A with a trial in Naples.
Vodafone Australia will offer 4G roaming to its customers travelling into Europe, the UK and New Zealand thanks to investment from Vodafone Global's Project Spring.
Telstra's case against Optus using a map of Australia in its coverage ad comes shortly after Telstra already had a similar representation in an ad for its 4G network.
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