Telkomsel, Siemens trial 3G

10 Aug 2005

Indonesian cellco Telkomsel and equipment supplier Siemens have begun tests on a 3G network in the country. The trial network, which will be tested for six months, includes HSDPA-capable W-CDMA base stations, 2G/3G packet and circuit switches and multimedia-enabling platforms. Telkomsel had around 21 million mobile users, and a market share of 54% at the end of June 2005.