Saturday, 18 August 2018

China Mobile asks handset makers for embedded WiFi

By Mary Lennighan, Total Telecom, in Barcelona
Tuesday 15 February 11

WiFi offload, earlier LTE rollout key to solving mobile data overload, according to Chinese operator; plans to deploy 1 million hotspots.

The capacity crunch caused by increased mobile data usage is as acute in China as it is elsewhere in the world, but the country's largest mobile operator is working on solutions. Key to its plans: WiFi offload and the move to LTE. “WiFi has proved to be a very important supplement to cellular networks…

The capacity crunch caused by increased mobile data usage is as acute in China as it is elsewhere in the world, but the country's largest mobile operator is working on solutions. Key to its plans: WiFi offload and the move to LTE. “WiFi has proved to be a very important supplement to cellular networks…

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