Orange launches WiMAX in Cameroon

9 Apr 2008

Orange Cameroun has launched its Livebox gateway for WiMAX internet access, reports Telecompaper. Monthly charges range from XAF35,000 to XAF100,000 (USD86 to USD245) for consumers, and XAF200,000 to XAF1.2 million for businesses, depending on the speed. Installation is free, though users will have to shell out XAF200,000 for a modem and a further XAF50,000 for the Livebox device. Download speeds of up to 512kbps are available.

Cameroon, Orange Cameroun,


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