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1O1O Launches Hong Kong’s First LTE Mobile Device
Following the commercial launch of its Dual Carrier HSPA+/LTE network in November 2010, CSL has unveiled its first LTE modems aimed at the consumers. Operating under the 1O1O brand name, the Hong Kong operatoris offering the Dual Carrier HSPA+/LTE devices to its existing subscribers. 1O1O customers can choose to upgrade their current mobile broadband plan to 42 Mbps for HK$339 (US$43.54) and to 100 Mbps for HK$399.

Following the launch of the world’s first 4G LTE/DC-HSPA+ network in November 2010, 1O1O customers can now be the first to experience Hong Kong’s unprecedented mobile broadband service with the pioneering 4G LTE modem, the first 4G device in Hong Kong. With data speeds up to eight times faster than any other network and with higher bandwidth capacity, 1O1O is making it possible for customers to live the truly mobile life.

“Giving priority to our customers by inviting them to be the first to upgrade to 4G LTE, 1O1O is redefining the mobile broadband experience through one of the world’s leading networks. Our strategic investment in radio spectrum and network infrastructure allows us to continue leading mobile innovation and unleash the full potential of human networks,” said Joseph O’Konek, Chief Executive Officer, CSL Limited.

4G LTE will enable 1O1O consumers to experience a new era of mobile broadband entertainment and communications with unprecedented speeds. For example, the network will allow 3D HD video to be played in real-time in a mobile environment, which was previously impossible.

LTE (Long Term Evolution) is the next generation of mobile broadband network and dramatically increases capacity and speed, providing peak downlink speeds of 100 Mbps with low latency. 1O1O’s combined 4G LTE network delivers ultra-fast data with high accessibility and full coverage across Hong Kong.

This unparalleled speed and smooth functionality will help Hong Kong’s early adopters of 4G LTE get the best from their mobile devices and the maximum enjoyment and productivity from their mobile lives.

Exclusive to 1O1O customers

From now on, 1O1O customers can sign up or upgrade their current mobile broadband plan to 42 Mbps for just $339 and to 100 Mbps for just $399. For more information, please visit any 1O1O Centre for details.

About 1O1O

Launched in 1993, 1O1O is the highly regarded premium brand of CSL Limited, the leading mobile operator in Hong Kong. Known for its exclusive award-winning customer services, 1O1O also draws on CSL’s network superiority to provide Hong Kong’s professionals and discerning customers with a premium mobile lifestyle service. In 2010, CSL became the first operator in the world to launch a 4G LTE network, and now exclusively offers world-class capacity and speed to 1O1O customers, complementing the premium value-added services that set the brand apart.