Vodafone launches HSDPA

10 Oct 2006

Vodafone New Zealand has launched 3.5G services using high speed downlink packet access (HSDPA) technology. The upgraded networks, which use equipment supplied by Nokia, have been switched on in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch and offer subscribers data transmission at speeds of up to 3.6Mbps. Mike Davies, general manager of the Network and Services division at Vodafone New Zealand, commented: ‘We are very excited about the launch of 3G Broadband in New Zealand. We are sure our customers will find that being connected at high speed to e-mail and the internet through our mobile network is simple and convenient.’

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