MTC Bahrain deploys HSDPA nationwide

3 Aug 2006

MTC-Vodafone Bahrain says that it has successfully launched nationwide HSDPA services, increasing its mobile data speeds by up to five times that of existing 3G networks, and 15 times that of GPRS networks. Ismail Fikree, Chief Technology Officer at MTC-Vodafone Bahrain said: ’This technology will help us tap into a larger segment of data users in Bahrain. With the 3.5G service, we are now capable of providing true broadband wireless data services, and giving the users a choice of data speeds based on their requirements, HSDPA, W-CDMA, EDGE, and GPRS.’

Bahrain, Zain Bahrain