Smart tops Philippines in 4G speeds, Globe in coverage

Combining 3G and 4G connections and accounting for the availability ... had the slowest internet speed (both fixed and wireless) in Asia Pacific. The average global connection speed was 7Mb/s in 2016, a 26 per cent year-on-year increase. ( read original story ...)

Taiwan to release more 4G spectrum by year-end

4G connections surpassed 3G connections in Q3 last year ... Joseph Waring joins Mobile World Live as the Asia editor for its new Asia channel. Before joining the GSMA, Joseph was group editor for Telecom Asia for more than ten years. ( read original story ...)

LTE-Advanced Pro subscribers to reach 641 mn in 2021

ABI Research forecasts subscribers for high-speed data throughput will exceed 641 million in 2021, with 87 percent stemming from Asia Pacific, North America, and Western Europe. ALSO READ: ABI Research on LTE-Advanced Pro technology “Gigabit Class ... ( read original story ...)