Ooredoo Oman has completed the deployment of the first wave of new 4G/LTE 800Mhz base stations in Muscat and along the Al Batinah coast. With the additionall spectrum that it acquired for OMR 9.6 million, the operator has increased the capacity at more than 100 new 4G base-stations between Muttrah and Liwa.
According to Ooredoo, the new base stations have brought unparalleled benefits to customers by improving the 4G indoor coverage and dataspeeds. These speeds are important when downloading or streaming videos or receiving high definition pictures or documents. It also provides an enhancement to Ooredoo’s extensive network modernisation programme, which has been underway for the last three years.