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Digicel Guyana’s 4G launched as Bermuda and Jamaica may still get 4G LTE
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Digicel Guyana’s 4G launched as Bermuda and Jamaica may still get 4G LTE

“With our bigger 4G mobile network, customers throughout Guyana will be able to enjoy a completely upgraded mobile experience with reliable, high-speed internet. Customers can get access to their favourite social media sites like Facebook and Twitter, stream YouTube videos and share messages and photos at much faster speeds” Digicel Guyana CEO, Kevin Kelly on the launch of their "4G" Network on Saturday May 7th 2016 The people of Guyana must feel very let down on Saturday May 7th 2016 when Digicel launched their “4G” Network. This as Digicel has finally launched their 4G Network.........but it's not what I and many looking on at Guyana were expecting as trotted out in Digicel and GTT 80 Mbps 4G LTE in Guyana hints at August 2016 Launch in Jamaica. The anticipation based on ...
Digicel and GTT 80 Mbps 4G LTE in Guyana hints at August 2016 Launch in Jamaica
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Digicel and GTT 80 Mbps 4G LTE in Guyana hints at August 2016 Launch in Jamaica

“Finally, we will bring you 4G (fourth generation mobile telecoms technology). I know that you have waited a long time and I am happy as you to say that we have received approval from the government” Chief Executive Officer of GTT, Justin Nedd, announced in a statement on Friday April 29th 2016 Looks like Bahamas got beaten out by Guyana in the 4G LTE race! This as mobile carriers GTT and Digicel are both planning to launch 4G LTE in Guyana, starting in the capital city of Georgetown. Coincidentally, the spectrum for 4G LTE was allocated in April 2016, one month before many Guyanese are expected to come back to their homeland to celebrate the Nation’s 50th Independence anniversary on Thursday May 26th 2016. Naturally, expect many of these Guyanese returnees and tourists to ...
How Digicel’s and CellOne LTE in Bermuda means 75 Mbps speeds coming to Jamaica
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How Digicel’s and CellOne LTE in Bermuda means 75 Mbps speeds coming to Jamaica

Bermudian mobile operators CellOne and Digicel are finally going 4G LTE....just not in Jamaica! In just a few weeks from now, Digicel Bermuda will launch their first 4G LTE Network in the British Territory. The main competition, CellOne, is set to unveil a 4G LTE Network around the same time, albeit their service will be limited to the capital of Hamilton. So why exactly are the Telecom Providers in Bermuda launching 4G LTE? CellOne's 4G LTE Sandbox - 75MBps Speeds wee inevitable as Tourists want the convenience CellOne’s marketing director, Brian Lonergan, 4G LTE was inevitable on Bermuda, given their close proximity to the US of A, where Tourists come expecting to be able to watch movies on their smartphones, quote: “You can’t be the carrier that does not have it. And whe...