Ibasis announces IPX interconnect between Poland and The Netherlands


KPN subsidiary iBasis this week announced an HD voice interconnection between Poland mobile operator P4 and KPN in the Netherlands.  Subscribers of PLAY, the P4 mobile brand, and KPN mobile can now directly make end-to-end mobile HD voice to each other across their respective networks.

The two carriers use iBasis’s IPX service, Premium Voice […]

Editorial—The Dutch love HD voice


If you are following #HDvoice on Twitter (you are, right?), the people of the Netherlands are loving their new HD voice service.  Right now the Dutch are out-tweeting everyone else on the planet – and given all the French deployments of HD voice, that’s saying something.

Of course, this could also be a language […]

KPN tweeting up HD voice with Sony Xperia S handset giveway


Having declared HD voice operational on its network, it appears KPN is doing more than sitting on its laurels.  A look at tweets using the #HDvoice tag shows almost the exact same tweet coming from three different users over the past week.  It doesn’t hurt that the carrier is offering a chance to win […]

KPN declares mobile HD voice service permanently available.


Netherlands-based KPN has declared its pilot of mobile HD voice over, and the service permanently available on its entire UMTS / 3G network.

A blog posting on KPN’s website says network quality and the new technology were both closely monitored.  With a noticeable improvement in sound quality, KPN decided to make the technology permanently […]

KPN starts HD voice trial in the Netherlands; Nokia Windows phone supported


KPN has announced it has started an HD voice trial in the Netherlands, laying claim to being the first official launch of mobile HD voice service in the country. The announcement is especially significant because it includes the Nokia 800 Lumia — a Windows Phone — among the supported device. Kudos to the service […]

Mobile HD voice appears anew in The Netherlands with KPN


Thanks to Gerald List of TransTel Communications for the information

KPN supports AMR-WB in Amsterdam, even thought it may not be officially announced, according to one user who give it a whirl at IBC in the Amsterdam RAI convention center.

The usage test took place at the IBC conference last week, dropping a […]

KPN to introduce HD voice sometime- no details, however


KPN is planning to introduce HD voice in the future, reports All About Phones.  No details on if this will be mobile, broadband, or both types of service.

All About Phones’ report comes via a KPN employee talking to “a reliable source” and to a KPN spokesperson.  The spokesperson noted deployments by Orange in […]