BT Global Services has opened up a second IP Exchange (IPX) hub in Singapore, reports ZD Net. BT execs say IPX will lead to new revenues and the ability to stay competitive against over-the-top (OTT) providers, with HD voice providing revenue opportunities.
Once again, BT is talking up its transcoding solution available through its […]
The largest mobile carrier in the Philippines is now offering HD voice, according to a report from the Philippine Star.
Smart Communications, the wireless subsidiary of Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company (PLDT), is offering HD voice initially over its HSPA network in “select areas” of Makati City and Bonifacio Global City in Taguig. […]
Ericsson (www.ericsson.com) continues building its HD voice wins, this time by providing the technology for LG U+ to deploy VoLTE (Voice over LTE).
The company’s press release doesn’t detail an exact date for VoLTE service turn up, only that LG U+ has launched. It also says the operator “can offer” services such as […]
SK Telecom will start offering HD voice service over its LTE network on August 8, reports The Next Web. This is a move up from a previously announced September timeframe.
As part of the launch, the operator is pre-loading Samsung Galaxy S III LTE devices with supporting soft clients – LTE is all data, […]
Celcom has launched mobile HD voice service in Malaysia, reports NewStraitsTimes, as a part of overall system upgrades.
The company recently conducted a demonstration for the media using a pair of Sony Xperia U phones.
According to Wikipedia, Celcom – Celcom Axiata Berhad – is the oldest mobile telecommunications in Malaysia and runs […]
The Korea Times reports SK Telecom will start rolling out Voice over LTE (VoLTE) in September. SK Telecom says it has increased its subscriber target to 7 million by the end of the year, up from 6 million.
Company officials say VoLTE is a much better service than mobile VoIP (mVoIP), with call quality […]
LG Uplus (U+) will be delivering Voice over LTE (VoLTE) in October 2012, making South Korea the first country to get national VoLTE coverage.
First reported in The Korea Herald, LG Uplus has completed its nationwide LTE network and “is considering” providing VoLTE on all LTE-based devices starting in 2013.
LG Uplus […]
France Telecom has launched a major offensive for HD voice today, declaring it wants to “open up” the use of HD Voice communications by 2013. The company says it now has one million (1M) mobile HD voice users, and has further launches planned this year, particularly in the AMEA (Africa, Middle East, and Asia) […]
A new report out of the Global mobile Supplies Association (GSA) says 40 percent of the countries in the European Union have commercially launched mobile HD voice service or are engaged in trials and test ahead of planned introduction. HD Voice News Editor-in-Chief Doug Mohney predicted this in May in “Mobile HD Voice Snowballs […]
When Aircel rolls out its 3G service across 13 cities in India, it will also carry one of the hottest phones on the planet. OliveTelecom will provide the OliveSmart V-S300, complete with Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) and a Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, with HD voice supported.
The V-S300 is described as the “first” Indian HSPA+ smart […]