TeliaSonera Sweden has announced that it will launch a trial of high speed packet access (HSPA) mobile broadband technology in parts of Stockholm and Gothenburg in the second quarter of this year. HSPA-enabled handset and laptop users in the selected areas will be able to access the internet at connection speeds of up to 3.6Mbps, the company claimed in a press release. According to TeleGeography’s GlobalComms database, at the end of 2006 TeliaSonera’s 3G W-CDMA services covered 96% of the country’s population, offering mobile data transmission speeds of up to 384kbps.
Subscribe to CommsUpdate to get the day’s top telecom headlines delivered to your email.
Have feedback, corrections, or story ideas? Send them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Browse Past Issues
Filter CommsUpdate by the following categories or use the search.
Visit our help page information on performing advanced searches, including how to restrict the results by country or company.
CommsUpdate is an outstanding advertising venue for companies seeking to reach:
- International carriers
- Wholesale service providers
- Equipment and software vendors
- Telecom investors