Globe showcases 4G mobile broadband

Globe telecom demoed their implementation of faster broadband called, 4G mobile technology in 19 sites across Metro Manila. They speed tested their 4G implementation revealing a download speed of 8.55MBps. They compared it to their Globe Tattoo stick (2G), Globe SuperStick (3G), and their competitors. Globe also announced that they are going to exclusively offer Samsung Galaxy S2, which is their only 4G capable phone.

In a press release Peter Bithos, Globe’s Senior Advisor for Consumer Business said, “The increasing data usage is driving the need for more capacity. Since we are committed to providing quality services to our subscribers, we have proactively responded to the call by deploying new technologies that will upgrade and enhance their experience with us.”

Image credit: Courtesy, Globe Telecom

Cocoy Dayao

Cocoy is the Chief Technology Officer of Lab Rats Technica, a Digital Consulting company that specialises in DevOps, iOS, and Web Apps, E-Commerce sites, Cybersecurity and Social Media consulting. He is a technology enthusiast, political junkie and social observer who enjoys a good cup of coffee, comic books, and tweets as @cocoy on twitter.

Cocoy is also the Managing Director and Editor-in-Chief of the ProPinoy Project.

Cocoy considers himself to be Liberal.