PLDT Doubles TD-LTE Sites to Over 400 in Philippines

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Philippines telecoms provider PLDT has expanded its Time-Division Duplex-Long Term Evolution (TD-LTE) network to over 400 cell sites at the end of September. The current total is more than double the 200 TD-LTE sites that had been installed as of April this year in such provinces as Cagayan

Smart to Deploy 1,400 New LTE Sites in Philippines

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Philippines Wireless services provider Smart has stepped up the roll-out of its new LTE network across the country to meet the growing demand for high-speed Internet services.

Smart Introduces LTE Advanced in Cebu, Philippines

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Philippines' wireless services provider Smart Communications has switched on the LTE-Advanced in Cebu after launching the service in Metro Manila last month.  Smart launched LTE service in the Philippines two years ago, and has close to 2,000 LTE b

Enjoy seven days of Smart LTE when you purchase a Huawei LTE-capable device

[12 March 2014] Mobile broadband leader Smart Bro is giving more Filipinos a chance to experience ultra-high speed mobile Internet as it offers a free LTE SIM with seven days of unlimited Internet for every purchase of a Huawei LTE device from accredited stores nationwide.

Smart Trials LTE-Advanced in Philippines

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Philippines’ wireless services provider Smart Communications has recently conducted LTE-Advanced trials in Metro Manila and Davao City. According to operator, Smart's test facilities achieved speeds of up to 209.66 mbps at trials held first in Makati City in cooperation with network equipment provider Huawei Philippines.

Smart unveils most affordable LTE Broadband Plan

20 January 2013, Wireless leader Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) the country’s pioneer in LTE networks, makes the Philippines’ fastest wireless broadband service more affordable than ever as it unveils the new Smart LTE Broadband Plan 1299.

Smart offers first LTE handset with unlimited data

7 December 2012 - Wireless leader Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) is set to bring into the country two of today’s most hotly anticipated smartphones.

Smart, StarHub set up LTE roaming interconnect link between PH and SG

24 October 2012 - Wireless services leader Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) has scored another first in the Long Term Evolution (LTE) arena with the setting up of an LTE roaming interconnect link with Singapore telco StarHub. 

Smart Launches Commercial LTE Service on August 25 in Philippines

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Philippines’ wireless services provider Smart Communications is launching commercial LTE services on August 25. The announcement comes after a year of LTE test deployments conducted by PLDT’s wireless subsidiary in various parts of the country.

Philippines' Smart rolling out LTE

Philippine mobile operator Smart Communications has introduced LTE technology to the country. In Smart’s network, LTE is currently delivering download and upload speeds of up to 50 mbps.