ZTE plans to set up mobile phone R&D centre in India

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Chinese telecommunications equipment manufacturer ZTE plans to open a R&D centre dedicated to mobile phones in India, as reported by the Economic Times. The Chinese firm did not provide details on the timeline or the expected investment for the new facility, according to the report. ZTE has 18 R&D centres across China, US and Europe. The firm spends 10 percent …

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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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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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