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January 16, 2009 by

Vodafone trials hit 16Mbps

The world's largest mobile operator has announced success in its trials of 16Mbps HSPA+ technology, and will now aim for 21Mbps in further trials

July 28, 2008 by

BlackBerry Bold lands in Australia

Canadian phone company Research in Motion (RIM) launched its first HSDPA BlackBerry in Sydney today, the BlackBerry Bold, with Vodafone, Optus and Telstra confirming they will carry the handset.

January 10, 2008 by

Vodafone 7.2Mbps USB modems

Vodafone's USB Modem 7.2 and USB Modem Stick support the latest 3.5G networks. It's a shame, then, that high-speed network coverage is so sparse.

November 30, 2007 by

Vodafone and Optus in mobile broadband war

Mobile broadband is taking a price dive this Christmas, with Vodafone and Optus trotting out low priced plans with high download quotas. But Telstra says its competitors' networks are too slow and offer limited coverage.

July 2, 2007 by

City dwellers get Vodafone speed bump

Vodafone has rolled out high-speed downlink packet access (HSDPA) -- a higher speed version of 3G -- to a slew of new metropolitan areas in Australia, but rural users will have to wait for the same privilege.The mobile operator has announced it has rolled out HSDPA across more cities, including greater metropolitan Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra, Brisbane, Gold Coast, the Sunshine Coast, Adelaide and Perth.

April 2, 2007 by

Trujillo dismisses 3G price war

Telstra chief executive Sol Trujillo today said price cuts by competitors on third-generation mobile services were irrelevant to his company."There is no company in Australia that has the coverage, quality, capability and services that's even close, so I don't compare our pricing to others' pricing," Trujillo told reporters this morning as he outlined a new relationship with the Australian Rail Track Corporation.

March 29, 2007 by

Optus promises nationwide HSDPA by June

The nation's number two telco Optus has pledged to upgrade the data speed of its entire third-generation (3G) national mobile network by the end of May 2007.The upgrade will be completed using the High-Speed Downlink Packet Access (HSDPA) standard which Optus's rivals Telstra and Hutchison (which operates the "3" brand) have already adopted for their own networks.


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