Moldcell expands mobile internet tariff offering

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Moldcell, the Moldavian operator has expanded its 3G internet tariff offering. Customers who take up the operator’s offering can also acquire a ZTE MF667 modem for MDL 1, and will receive a bonus equivalent to 50% of the data traffic included in the package. For MDL 80, subscribers will receive 1GB for mobile data traffic (plus 500 MB bonus), as well …

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Mozilla inks pact with Intex & Spice to launch world’s cheapest smartphones

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Firefox web browser maker Mozilla has tied up with handset makers Intex Technologies and Spice to introduce what could possibly be the world’s cheapest smartphones in a few months, but skeptics are worried about quality, which may not be good enough to make a dent in the surging Indian market. As per a statement by Intex Technologies on Wednesday, US-headquartered Mozilla …

EditorMozilla inks pact with Intex & Spice to launch world’s cheapest smartphones

ZTE aims to ship over 80 mln smartphones globally in 2015

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Chinese telecommunications equipment manufacturer ZTE expects to ship more than 80 million smartphones globally next year and nearly 60 million this year, as reported by Reuters citing ZTE’s executive VP Zeng Xuezong. According to the report, the Chinese firm shipped nearly 40 million smartphones in 2013. For 2016, ZTE expects total smartphone shipments to reach about 100 million. The executive …

EditorZTE aims to ship over 80 mln smartphones globally in 2015

US ITC rules against InterDigital in Nokia, ZTE patent case

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According to Wireless licensing group InterDigital, the initial determination by the US International Trade Commission, in the case involving Nokia and ZTE, did not come in its favour. The decision means the ITC do not believe Nokia and ZTE infringed on InterDigital patents. InterDigital said that it will evaluate its course of action and likely petition for review once the …

EditorUS ITC rules against InterDigital in Nokia, ZTE patent case

Own-brand Hi 4G smartphone by Orange Spain

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The Hi 4G has been officially launched by Orange Spain, it is the latest handset in the range of own-branded smartphones manufactured by ZTE. The Orange Hi 4G is a 4.5-inch handset running Android 4.4 built around a 1.2 GHz Qualcomm processor and offering a 5-megapixel camera. It comes with 1 GB RAM and 8 GB storage, expandable to 32 …

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Globe to improve coverage in Ayala Alabang

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Globe Telecom the Philippine telecommunications carrier has secured Ayala Alabang community support for more cell sites. Homeowners at the Ayala Alabang village joined a growing number of upscale subdivisions that support Globe Telecom’s initiative to provide bespoke solutions to enhance connectivity in the upscale villages. Globe’s solutions to improve connectivity include the use of outdoor distributed antenna system (ODAS), which makes …

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Smart adds content to PHP 349 plan

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Philippine mobile operator Smart Communications has upgraded its PHP 349 per month plan. The company has added free content, such as a fifteen-day trial to music service Spinnr and free games from Smart’s game portal. The UnliTextPlan 349 includes unlimited SMS messages to Smart, Talk ‘N Text, and Sun Cellular numbers and is bundled with a choice of Android smartphones, …

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ZTE wins largest share of China Telecom 2012 CDMA project (China)

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ZTE Corporation, a publicly-listed global provider of telecommunications equipment and network solutions, announced it has won a contract worth USD 281.5million for the largest share in China Telecom’s 2012 CDMA Purchase Project. During the project, ZTE will provide its innovative Uni-Ran solution and relevant services in over 220 cities of 27 provinces across China. As a result of a rapid …

EditorZTE wins largest share of China Telecom 2012 CDMA project (China)

RIL to roll out 4G services in 2013 (India)

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Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) will mark its return to the Telecom sector with the commencement of its 4G services in 2013-2014. RIL had procured the license for broadband wireless access (BWA) by the end of 2010 once it acquired a 95 percent stake in Infotel Broadband Services Ltd for $863 million. Once rolled out the service is surely …

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ZTE revolutionizes mobile industry by launching LTE Beam Hop Solution (China)

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Already delivering innovative, custom made products and services to almost 500 operators in 140 countries ZTE launched industry’s first LTE BeamHop Solution and demonstrated the LTE A8808 Active Antenna System (AAS) product based on the technology in Mobile Asia Expo. The A8808 consists of both active and passive antennas. Existing 2G and 3G antennas will be replaced by the passive …

EditorZTE revolutionizes mobile industry by launching LTE Beam Hop Solution (China)

ZTE launches its first single-chip LTE smartphone – the Grand X LTE (T82) (China)

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ZTE Corporation, a leading global provider of telecommunications equipment and network solutions, announced the launch of the company’s first single-chip LTE smartphone, the Grand X LTE (T82). The Grand X LTE (T82) will be available in Asia Pacific and Europe in third quarter 2012. As per the company, the Grand X LTE (T82) phone uses the latest MSM8960 chip from …

EditorZTE launches its first single-chip LTE smartphone – the Grand X LTE (T82) (China)

Bharti Infratel to invite bids for solar energy solutions from international companies (India)

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Tower company Bharti Infratel will soon invite bids for buying solar energy solutions worth $300 million from international suppliers for powering about 8,000 sites in its bid to cut diesel costs, executives aware of the development told ET. As per the report, Sweden’s Flexenclosure AB, China’s Huawei and ZTE are among the key providers of environment-friendly energy solutions and are likely …

EditorBharti Infratel to invite bids for solar energy solutions from international companies (India)