Tag: LTE

  • Stronger signal improves life in mountain barangays of Cebu City

    Stronger signal improves life in mountain barangays of Cebu City

    From being able to quickly call for emergency vehicles to bring patients to bigger hospitals to being able to receive orders for flowers, residents of Barangay Guba and Bonbon in Cebu City say their lives have improved with the stronger cellphone signal in their area. The two mountain barangays that are an hour’s drive from […]

  • 50% of data traffic to come from LTE network by yearend: Globe

    50% of data traffic to come from LTE network by yearend: Globe

    With the steady expansion of the company’s LTE coverage and capacities to improve customers’ mobile experience, Globe Telecom expects around 50% of its mobile data traffic to come from LTE network by the end of the year. Mobile data traffic in the first six months of the year soared 85% to 280 petabytes (PB) from […]

  • Smart mobile data speeds take lead in PH: JP Morgan

    Smart mobile data speeds take lead in PH: JP Morgan

    ‘Significant momentum’ seen for Smart LTE, 3G speeds, according to JP Morgan PLDT wireless subsidiary Smart Communications posted the highest average download speeds for both 3G and LTE, amid steadily improving scores through the months, the latest JP Morgan study showed. JP Morgan’s Asia Network Quality study, which cited crowd-sourced data gathered by wireless coverage […]

  • LTE, 3G speeds significantly up in Metro Cebu

    LTE, 3G speeds significantly up in Metro Cebu

    The nationwide network modernization program of Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart), the mobile unit of PLDT, Inc., is in full swing and recent field tests in Metro Cebu are showing impressive LTE and 3G speeds in the Visayas region’s premier urban hub. Internal field tests conducted in key areas in and around Metro Cebu have shown […]