True to the spirit of innovation that drives since its inception, Emtel comes on strong. The mobile phone company has officially launched the 4G LTE (Long Term Evolution) at Le Suffren, in Port-Louis, May 29, 2012. The day she celebrates 23 years of existence. The pioneer in this sector in the Southern hemisphere - Emtel proposed the first mobile phone network - it is well within reach a range of services delivered via the Internet.
If the LTE offers a flow whose capacity can reach 326 Mb, it will be 150 Mb in Mauritius. This technology allows, among others, to have a sustained load time shift smoothly or downtime. It is now possible to view an event at the other end of the world in real time. In short, a substantial improvement in both quality and speed of everything related to the Web.
To do this, nothing could be simpler: just have a USB generation LTE. It's like a movie theater if the computer is connected to a flat screen. Equipment manufactured by the standards of LTE "are, among others, 4G phones Samsung Nexus, the new iPad and HTC Sensation XL , "says Vincent Chowrimootoo, Executive-Advertising & Media.
This is Tassarajen Chedumbrum Pillay, Minister of Information Technology and Communication (ICT), which officially launched the 4G mobile phone service, whose price has not yet been determined. The Minister praised the sense of innovation leaders Emtel. He also expressed the government's desire to further consolidate the position of the ICT sector on the board of the pillars of the economy. "It is just ahead for the tourism industry and the financial services industry, said Tassarajen Pillay Chedumbrum. Its contribution to GDP is 6.8%. This rate should rise to double digits by 2015. "
Faithful witness to the birth of Emtel which has since been imposed on the local market of mobile telephony, Shyam Roy, Chief Executive Officer , led the audience to make a real dive in 23 years existence of this company.