Dhiraagu First in South Asia to Launch LTE-A Service

Dhiraagu First in South Asia to Launch LTE-A Service Image Credit: Dhiraagu

Maldives largest service provider, Dhiraagu recently launched LTE-Advanced (LTE-A) technology, joining over 100 mobile operators globally to roll out the service. Dhiraagu is the first mobile operator in the country and in South Asia to commercially launch the LTE-Advanced service which promises downlink speeds of up to 300Mbps and uplink speeds of 50 Mbps

At the official unveiling ceremony of the superior 4G LTE network in 2014, Dhiraagu demonstrated this cutting-edge 4G LTE-Advanced technology for the first time. Dhiraagu LTE-Advanced services work with Carrier Aggregation feature using the band 3 (1800MHz) and band 7 (2600Mhz). 

Dhiraagu more recently announced the successful completion of its nationwide 3G mobile broadband rollout project, which makes it the first and only operator to provide broadband services to all inhabited islands of Maldives.

Dhiraagu Manager Marketing Communications & PR
LTE-Advanced is yet another step in our continuous efforts to offer the best mobile internet possible to our customers, our objective is to continue our effort in developing innovative solutions by adding maximum value to our customers and be the front runner in introducing latest mobile broadband technologies in the Maldives.

Ray is a news editor at The Fast Mode, bringing with him more than 10 years of experience in the wireless industry.

For tips and feedback, email Ray at ray.sharma(at)thefastmode.com, or reach him on LinkedIn @raysharma10, Facebook @1RaySharma


du Inks Partnership with Omantel to Provide IPTV Services in Oman


T-Mobile Adds 11 More Music Channels to Unmetered Music Streaming



Artelligence 2019

Telco AI Summit Asia

Network Virtualization and SDN Asia

Network Virtualization & SDN Americas