LTE

  • 4G-enabled LG G2 coming to India in the next two weeks at Rs 46,000 March 3, 2014

    Greater Noida: LG Electronics India plans to invest Rs 800 crore this year on various activities including marketing and research as it looks at increasing its overall market share to 35 per cent by December. The consumer durables major, which is still to come out with...
  • Aircel partners ZTE for 4G LTE network deployment December 31, 2013

    New Delhi: Telecom service provider Aircel has tied up with telecommunications equipment and network solutions provider ZTE for deploying 4G long term evolution (LTE) networks in the country, a company statement said here. In the first stage, the LTE deployment will be initiated in Chennai, Rest of Tamil Nadu (RoTN) and...
  • Asia to account for 47 per cent of LTE connections by 2017: Study November 26, 2013

    New Delhi: As India and China roll out fourth generation or LTE mobile networks, Asia is expected to account for 47 per cent of all 4G connections by 2017, a study by global telecom body GSM Association (GSMA) said today. "Asia is expected to account for...
  • LG's LTE smartphone sales top 10 million March 4, 2013

    Seoul: LG Electronics said Monday that it has sold more than 10 million smartphones based on the high-speed long-term evolution (LTE) technology. LG's global LTE smartphone sales topped the 10 million mark last week as the company made an aggressive push into the fast- growing fourth-generation (4G) market, according to...
  • Broadcom unveils its first LTE chip to rival Qualcomm February 13, 2013

    New York: Broadcom Corp said customers are now testing its first chip based on the latest highspeed wireless technology, creating new competition for bigger rival Qualcomm Inc, which was years ahead of the rest of the market. Broadcom said on Tuesday it expects its chips for Long Term Evolution (LTE) highspeed...
  • LG reveals reason behind no LTE connectivity in Nexus 4 November 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Over the past few days, the Internet has been abuzz with the news the LG manufactured Nexus 4 does indeed have an LTE chip. This was revealed when a stock Nexus 4 received a teardown treatment. This chip is actually redundant and in a response to TechRadar, an...
  • The iPhone 5 and LTE: What it means for you September 15, 2012

    New York: The iPhone 5 is Apple's first mobile handset that uses new "LTE" wireless networks. What's LTE and why should you care? Here are some answers. Q: What does LTE stand for? A: It's "LongTerm Evolution," but that doesn't really tell you anything. It's actually the latest and fastest way...
  • IFA 2012: LG unveils Optimus G smartphone August 28, 2012

    New Delhi: LG Electronics unveiled the Optimus G smartphone. It is an LTE device that is powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon S4 Pro QuadCore processor clocked at 1.5GHz. The LG Optimsu G is claimed to be the the first commercial smartphone to offer the Snapdragon S4 Pro (APQ8064) processor with a...
  • Airtel 4G coming to Delhi and Mumbai May 25, 2012

    New Delhi: Airtel will roll out 4G services in Delhi and Mumbai in partnership with Qualcomm. The GSM service provider has inked a deal with the Qualcomm to roll out 4G services on its behalf. Qualcomm had bagged BWA (Broadband Wireless Access)spectrum or 4G licenses for Delhi, Mumbai, Haryana and Kerala....
  • LG launches Optimus LTE II to revive fortunes May 18, 2012

    Seoul: South Korean handset maker LG Electronics Inc. has upgraded its flagship smartphone model with a faster chip and a longer battery life, hoping to regain ground lost to more nimble rivals. The Optimus LTE II smartphone, which costs 935,000 won ($804) without subsidies, will be released by all three mobile...
  • LG launches the Optimus LTE Tag February 27, 2012

    New Delhi: LG has announced its newest addition to its LTE smartphone lineup for the Korean market the Optimus LTE Tag. It features a 4.3inch IPS display with a pixel resolution of 800 x 480. The phone is powered by a 1.2GHz dualcore processor, and runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread...
  • Probe report was not shared: ExISRO scientist February 5, 2012

    A Bhaskar Narayana, ExISRO Scientific Secretary, said that the findings are committee's own conclusions. ...
  • LG unveils the Optimus Pad LTE tablet January 18, 2012

    New Delhi: LG Electronics unveiled its first LTEcapable tablet the Optimus Pad LTE. Initially launching in Korea, the tablet is touted to be equipped with both LTE technology and True HD IPS display. The LG Optimus Pad LTE tablet is boast of having a 1280 x 720 True HD IPS...
  • Nokia ready to support LTE technology in India January 17, 2012

    Kolkata: Mobile handset manufacturer Nokia today said the company was ready to support LongTerm Evolution (LTE) technology when it arrives in India, a company official said. "Nokia is ready to provide handsets which would be LTEenabled in the Indian market," Jasmeet Gandhi, head (services marketing) of Nokia India said. ...
  • HTC Vivid, Samsung Galaxy SII Skyrocket coming November 1, 2011

    New York: The first two phones to run on AT&T's new high-speed data network will go on sale on Sunday. The phones are the HTC Vivid and the Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket. Both are big touchscreen smartphones that run Google Inc.'s Android software. They'll cost $200 and $250 respectively,...
  • New probe into controversial Antrix-Devas deal June 18, 2011

    New Delhi: With an aim of identifying individuals responsible for the controversial Antrix-Devas deal, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has ordered a new inquiry by former Central Vigilance Commissioner Pratyush Sinha. The Sinha panel has been set up in pursuance to the recommendations of the B K Chaturvedi committee that went into...
  • Telecom ministry opposed S-band deal in 2007 February 10, 2011

    New Delhi: The Telecom Ministry had opposed the S-band spectrum deal between Devas Multimedia and Indian Space Research Organisation's (ISRO) commercial arm Antrix in 2007, two years before ISRO asked for a review. In an exclusive interview to Network18, Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal said ISRO had no power to allocate...
  • S-band: onus on government, not ISRO February 9, 2011

    New Delhi: The S-band spectrum scam is the latest one to embarrass the already tainted UPA government. Legal experts had advised the government that it should take a policy decision to terminate the controversial S-band allocation. CNN-IBN has accessed a copy of the legal opinion that given to the government on the...
  • Preview: CES gadget fest sizzle fizzles January 4, 2011

    San Francisco: Some 125,000 attendees descending on the annual tech gadget confab in Las Vegas this week can be forgiven for feeling as if they have travelled back in time. Once the premier showcase of consumer technology's cutting edge, in recent years the Consumer Electronics Show has wallowed in the shadow...
  • Fujitsu to sell mobile phones in India, China December 23, 2010

    Bangalore: Japanese electronics manufacturer Fujitsu Ltd is set to release its smartphones in India and China in 2011 and 2012, in an effort to penetrate the overseas mobile market, the Nikkei business daily reported. The company's offerings will include models compatible with Long Term Evolution (LTE) next-generation cell phone services capable...
  • How LTE will revolutionise mobile phones October 28, 2010

    Toronto: The new-generation wireless technology called long-term evolution (LTE) is set to revolutionise wireless experience on smart phones or tablets and other mobile devices. When networks around the world adopt LTE by 2012, it will boost their speeds and capabilities, leading to high-definition streaming of movies, full-screen video chatting and multi-player...