Friday, 21 July 2017

The secret to keeping LTE subscribers happy: Make mobile video work

By Jeff Glueck, Skyfire
Thursday 05 September 13

'Not only do operators need to prove that LTE supports video effectively, they also need to deliver a quality user experience'

When we look back at the launch of 3G 10 years ago, and the big claims made about its capabilities, it’s clear to see that the promises ran ahead of reality. Mobile operators heralded 3G as true mobile broadband. Instead, true high bandwidth mobile data arrived some five years later thanks to the introduction of improved devices, such as the Apple iPhone, and more advanced mobile technology in HSPA and HSPA+. While it became a step change in capability from UMTS…

When we look back at the launch of 3G 10 years ago, and the big claims made about its capabilities, it’s clear to see that the promises ran ahead of reality. Mobile operators heralded 3G as true mobile broadband. Instead, true high bandwidth mobile data arrived some five years later thanks to the introduction of improved devices, such as the Apple iPhone, and more advanced mobile technology in HSPA and HSPA+. While it became a step change in capability from UMTS…

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