Taking inventory on LTE subscribers: Korea big, time to watch Japan


A piece in the Korean Times calls attention to the largest LTE audiences.  Verizon has the most, followed by NTT DOCOMO and SK Telecom.

SK Telecom already has VoLTE and HD voice deployed, with six handsets: Samsung Galaxy S3 & Galaxy Note 2, LG Optimus Vu & Optimus G, and the Vega Race […]

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, […]

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 […]