Batelco expands 4G service range with home broadband package

11 Jul 2013

Bahrain Telecommunications Company (Batelco) has widened the range of services available over its 4G LTE mobile broadband network with the launch of packages incorporating an LTE router specifically aimed at home use, priced at BHD18 (USD47.50) per month inclusive of the router device and unlimited data usage at speeds of up to 100Mbps. Up to 32 Wi-Fi enabled devices including 4G mobile phones, PCs/laptops/tablets and smart TVs may be connected at speeds of ‘up to 100Mbps’ over the LTE network via the home router, which also supports VoIP telephones, printers and other office equipment and additionally any 3G and 2G devices, according to Batelco’s press release. Batelco’s media relations manager Ahmed Al Janahi said that the recent launch of LTE was ‘extremely well received’ and that the introduction of the LTE Wi-Fi router was expected to also be ‘very popular’ with new and existing customers.

Bahrain, Bahrain Telecommunications Company (Batelco)