Sunday, February 5, 2023

LTE in Middle East


Middle East HSPA (27)HSPA+ (20) LTE (19 in 8 countries)LTE Band
AfghanistanAfghan Wireless/AWCCIn Service    
AfghanistanEtisalat AfghanistanIn ServiceMar-1221Mbps  
AfghanistanMTN AfghanistanIn Service    
AfghanistanRoshan (Telecom Dev. ComIn Service    
BahrainBatelcoIn ServiceApr-1042MbpsIn Service Feb 2013LTE-1800
BahrainMenatelecom (WiMAX)   In Service Nov 2013LTE-TDD 3500 (42)
BahrainSTC / Viva BahrainIn ServiceMar-1042MbpsIn Service Jan 2012LTE-1800
BahrainZainIn ServicePlanned In Service Apr 2013LTE-1800
IranMTN IrancellPlanned    
IranTamin Telecom / RighTelIn Service 2012Feb-1242Mbps  
IraqKorek TelecomPlanned    
IraqMaxyTel   PlannedLTE-TDD
IraqRegional Telecom / Fastlink   In Service June 2013LTE-2600
IraqZain IraqPlanned    
JordanOrange JordanIn ServiceMar-1121MbpsPlanned 2014 
JordanUmniahIn ServiceJun-1242MbpsTrials Complete 
JordanZain JordanIn ServiceMar-1121MbpsPlanned 2015LTE-2600
KuwaitVIVA / KTCIn ServiceSep-0942MbpsIn Service Dec 2011LTE-1800, LTE-Adv. Trial
KuwaitWataniya TelecomIn Service  In Service July 2013LTE-1800
KuwaitZainIn ServiceAug-0921MbpsIn Service Nov 2012LTE-1800
LebanonAlfa TelecomIn ServiceOct-1221MbpsIn Service May 2013LTE-800, 2600
LebanonLibanCell/MTC TouchIn ServiceSep-1121MbpsIn Service May 2013LTE-800, 1800
OmanNawrasIn ServiceMar-1342MbpsIn Service Feb 2013LTE-1800,2300 TDD
OmanOmantel/Oman MobileIn ServiceSep-1121MbpsIn Service July 2012LTE-1800,2300 FDD/TDD
PalestinePalestine CellularPlanned    
QatarOoredoo (Qatar Telecom)In ServiceAug-1021MbpsIn Service Apr 2013LTE-800, 2600
QatarVodafoneIn Service  In Service June 2014LTE-800
Saudi ArabiaEtihad Etisalat/MobilyIn ServiceJan-1021MbpsIn Service Sept 2011LTE-2600 TDD
Saudi ArabiaSaudi Telecom Company / AIn ServiceSep-0942MbpsIn Service Sept 2011
LTE-Advanced Feb 2014
LTE-1800/2300 FDD & TDD
Saudi ArabiaZainIn ServiceDec-0921MbpsIn Service Sept 2011LTE-1800
SyriaMTN SyriaIn Service    
SyriaSyriatelIn ServiceJun-1321Mbps  
UAEduIn ServiceMar-1042MbpsIn Service June 2012LTE-1800
UAEEtisalatIn ServiceJan-1042MbpsIn Service Sept 2011
LTE-Advanced  Trial
LTE-1800, 2600
YemenYemen MobilePlanned    

Source: 4GAmericas


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