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UAE: Du Launches LTE Service.
UAE telecom operator Du has stepped up mobile broadband experience with the launch of its LTE network. Operator expects to provide internet service at speeds of up to 100 Mbps with the new LTE Internet Key.
The cost for du’s LTE Internet Key is a one-off payment of AED799 for the device, plus AED55 for a monthly data line. A special LTE 25GB bundle is available for only AED500.
“Our LTE network is taking online connectivity to the next level. Customers with an LTE Internet Key can experience some of the fastest internet connection speeds in the world,” said Farid Faraidooni, Chief Commercial Officer, du.
Du is introducing LTE using 1800MHz band. LTE1800 MHz will improve cell-edge speed, extend site coverage, and provide better indoor coverage compared to LTE 2.6GHz, said the operator.