Bakcell, The First Mobile Operator and the Leading Mobile Internet Provider of Azerbaijan, is expanding the list of LTE roaming partners.
Bakcell is the first and only mobile operator offering 4G LTE services to roaming visitors to Azerbaijan and the only operator to enable its 4G LTE customers to enjoy superfast mobile broadband when they travel abroad.
Shortly after the launch of 4G service in May of 2015, Bakcell activated LTE roaming service in 14 counties around the world. During the past 6 months, the numbers of outbound roaming partners has doubled. Now, the Company’s customers are able to roam using their smartphones and tablets via 4G LTE networks in 20 countries with 27 roaming partners.
The list of countries and operators where Bakcell 4G roaming service are available:
Country name Operator name
Hong Kong Telecommunications (HKT) (CSL)
Dialog Axiata PLC
4G roaming service allows foreign guests coming to Azerbaijan and choosing Bakcell network to roam with advantageous prices and enjoy a consistent LTE experience. The number of inbound LTE roaming partners has reached up to 32.
Bakcell’s LTE roaming service applies to both individual and business customers.
“As a part of a huge investment to our network, including implementation and expansion of 4G, Bakcell is proud to offer 4G LTE service to the visitors to Azerbaijan and obviously to our own customers who travel extensively. We have a lot of customers in our network who like to use the latest technology and the best mobile internet experience, in particular, those, who are business people and want to stay connected during their trips abroad. Also, the customers coming to Azerbaijan choose Bakcell network as the only 4G mobile operator and feel at home easily using our 4G network. We are continuing to work to expand the list of our roaming partners,” says Mr. Richard Shearer, Bakcell CEO.
Daily upto 1000 visitors are benefiting from Bakcell’s fastest LTE service using it to browse, stay in touch via email and access apps and the internet using on average 17MB per day. Visitors from Top 5 countries who are using Bakcell LTE network most:
Note: Turkey offers no LTE services as yet and thus has no LTE roamers.
For Bakcell customers in LTE roaming, cost is the same as roaming using 2G and 3G networks.
Bakcell provides 4G LTE Roaming services with downlink and uplink average 30 Mbps depends on the conditions of visited country operator network.
Bakcell, The First Mobile Operator and the Leading Mobile Internet Provider of Azerbaijan, offers a variety of products for modern mobile communications customers. Bakcell provides class leading 3G and 4G mobile internet experience in the country under the Sür@ brand name.
As one of the largest national non-oil investors, Bakcell today continues making large investments in the economy of Azerbaijan through its investments in state-of-the-art telecommunication technology and its people who service our customers.
With more than 5300 base stations Bakcell’s network covers more than 99% of the population and 93% of the land area of the country (excluding occupied territories). Bakcell is a leader in innovation and it focuses on bringing the best of the mobile internet to Azerbaijanis through new partnerships and its Sür@ services. Bakcell 3G service is available in all regions and covers 93% of population. Around 250 retail outlets and 26 Customer Service Centers operating in the capital and regions are providing the best customer experience to Bakcell customers.
Following the success of 3G Sür@, the best mobile internet experience during last 4 years, Bakcell has announced the commercial launch of its 4G LTE service, on May 5, 2015, under the 4-cü Sür@ brand name. 4-cü Sür@ provides an essential increase in mobile data speeds and is designed especially for the users, who want to be mobile and have broadband internet everywhere.
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