TVA and Samsung start WiMAX trials in São Paulo

10 Mar 2006

Brazilian cable TV operator TVA Sistema de Televisão and Samsung of Korea have begun testing WiMAX wireless communications in São Paulo, according to BNamericas. The pair announced plans to begin testing the technology five months ago and said they hoped to launch a commercial service by the end of 2006. They plan to test services for data transfer of up to 3Mbps per user, for use with either fixed or mobile devices.