Vodafone Netherlands 3G HD voice rollout “almost complete,” starting VoLTE trials


Vodafone Netherlands has almost completed its 3G HD voice rollout, if Google translate is to be trusted, according to All About Phones. It is also starting VoLTE trials in the second half of this year and expects to have a commercial rollout by mid-2015, states Telecompaper.

KPN deployed HD voice in May 2012 […]

Vodafone New Zealand boasts 400,000 HD voice customers


This week, Vodafone New Zealand announced it had more than 400,000 customers that had “access” to HD voice service on its network – assuming HD voice capable phones. 

Vodafone launched HD voice service in New Zealand in November 2013 and now boasts it has 21 HD-voice capable devices in its portfolio.

Vodafone adds HD voice in Germany


Vodafone has switched on HD voice on its entire UMTS network in Germany, according to a report in AreaMobile.

Confirmation comes from a Vodafone spokesperson, with the service available since July 1 and now running “stable” today.

Vodafone lists 46 HD voice-enabled devices, including the Apple iPhone 5;Blackberry Q10 and Z10; several models […]

Vodafone adding HD voice to Australia


Vodafone Oz is adding HD voice, according to Lifehacker downunder.  The report is supported by a June 14 report by Ausdroid, saying trials were taking place.

The service is being offered on 2G and 3G networks, says the report, with a “short list” of phones being supported: Apple iPhone 5, the Samsung Galaxy […]

Vodafone Germany starts HD voice rollout


Vodafone Germany has started rolling out HD voice on its UTMS network, according to a report by Areamobile. 

The carrier says is in the process of upgrading its base stations and should have the all of its work completed by the end of the summer. Vodafone had previously run trials in two northern […]

Vodafone launching HD voice in Portugal


Thanks to Daniel Jacinto for the tip

Vodafone Portugal will be launching HD voice service by the end of the year, according to a web post from a company spokesperson.

An October 10 post said Vodafone was in the process of testing HD voice on its network and would be turned up by the […]

Vodafone Ireland launches HD voice


Vodafone Ireland has launched HD voice, according to a report from Silicon Republic. 

The two unique points of the news are: 1) First HD voice service in Ireland and 2) A Vodafone subsidiary; Vodafone has been slow to roll out HD voice.

Otherwise the news is pretty standard, with HD voice being […]