Batelco ups HSDPA limit to 14.4Mbps

28 May 2009

Bahrain Telecommunications Company (Batelco) has announced the upgrade of its HSDPA-based mobile broadband services to a maximum theoretical speed of 14.4Mbps (download). To access Batelco’s mobile broadband services from a laptop or PC, customers may purchase one of its ‘O-net’ plug and play devices; O-net pre-paid packages are also available. Batelco customers with any HSDPA-enabled mobile handset can also access the 14.4Mbps network by subscribing to the ‘Freetime 2000 plus’ package.