Zambia gets Airtel 3.75G
Airtel has unveiled its higher speed 3.75G mobile internet service in Zambia.
Promising faster internet access and improved multimedia functionality, Airtel’s 3.75G uses HSPA+ technology to deliver speeds of up to 21MB/s downlink and 5.7MB/s uplink.
Promising the widest coverage in Africa, Airtel currently has well over 200 3.75G towers in place and aims to have over 400 soon.
Airtel subscribers with a 3G/HSPA enabled device can access the faster connection by sending the word “all” to 575.
With 4.2 million subscribers on its network, the company says it aims to add another million this year.