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Uncapped 3G, compliments of MWEB

20 May 2010
 
Uncapped 3G, compliments of MWEB
MWEB said that while the industry waits for details on the issuing of WiMAX spectrum, it has built base stations covering Sandton, Boksburg, Isando (Kempton Park) and Midrand in Johannesburg, as well as N1 City and the Cape Town CBD.

"This footprint will be expanded on an ongoing basis throughout the year and the network will utilize open unlicenced spectrum bands using Alvarion wireless equipment to broadcast signal in a 5km radius of the base stations," MWEB said.

Bernard Kur, head of product management and development at MWEB Business said the group would provide three options including 512kbps 1024kbps and 4096kbps.

Kur added that all offerings were uncapped and unshaped for a fixed monthly fee, which includes the cost of the router and wireless hardware needed. "The fixed fee will allow businesses to budget accurately, with no need to buy boosters during the month," the group said.

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