Published On: Thu, Aug 31st, 2017

Wi-tribe Becomes First Operator to Cross 200Mbps Internet Speeds in Pakistan


200Mbps Internet Speeds in PakistanAccording to a statement released by Wi-tribe, it has become first operator to cross 200Mbps internet speeds in Pakistan. The record was made following testing on its soon to be released LTE-Advanced (LTE-A) technology network.

The company has claimed to be the first company to provide 4.5G internet.

Initially to be launched in Lahore and Karachi, Wi-tribe is currently going under a network upgradation through which it will be able to offer LTE-Advanced to its subscribers.

This will further be stretched to other areas of the country as well and more cities will be covered with this high-end broadband internet.

Upgradation plan is part of wi-tribe’s $100 million investment programme that it wants to inject in a span of three years.

Company said that this investment will enable Wi-tribe to offer high-end broadband speeds in Pakistan followed by a number of value added services.

It will mean Pakistan becomes the first country in South Asia and the Middle East to deploy LTE-A technology delivering 4.5G speeds. End users will be able to watch ultra HD content without buffering and businesses won’t suffer due to poor speed related challenges.

Its worth mentioning here that Huawei is deploying Wi-tribe’s network during first phase.

Shahid Malik, the chairman and president of Wi-Tribe said that they were thrilled at breaking the 200Mbps speed barrier and delivering fastest ever Home Broadband Internet Service.

He added that they did not intend to offer 200 Mbps speed to customers but would offer high-speeds and high-volume packages to cater their needs.

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