LG U+ uses Ericsson for VoLTE service deployment in South Korea


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 introduces VoLTE *now* (Well, August 8)


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, […]

South Korea: KT delivering LTE HD voice in October


Telecompaper reports KT will offer VoLTE (HD voice) over its network in October.  The rollout will follow SK Telecom’s VoLTE rollout in September.

KT is currently trialing VoLTE service with around 300 students and office workers around the country. The carrier will be offering all kinds of advanced LTE technology over the next […]

SK Telecom targets September HD voice VoLTE rollout


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 to launch VoLTE service for South Korea in October


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 […]