MTel extends HSDPA coverage to Black Sea

3 Jul 2006

Bulgarian wireless operator Mobiltel (MTel) has announced that it has extended HSDPA coverage to Varna and a number of other resorts across the Northern Black Sea region. MTel claims to be amongst the first cellcos worldwide to have rolled out commercial 3.5G services, offering data transfer speeds of up to 1.8Mbps. It claims to have signed up 25,000 3G customers since launch in March. MTel is wholly owned by Telekom Austria.

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