Vodafone launches HSDPA handset

6 Jul 2006

Vodafone Portugal has introduced the first handset capable of operating over its advanced HSDPA 3G network. The firm says the new Samsung ZV50 phone offers peak data transmission speeds of 1.8Mbps, four times higher than conventional UMTS 3G handsets. Vodafone has 3G services available in 81 cities and by the end of the year it hopes to have increased this to 150.

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