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FreedomPop beta goes live with 500MB of free WiMAX

By Jos
Oct 1, 2012
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  1. FreedomPop, a year-old startup backed by Skype founder Niklas Zennstrom, has officially flipped the switch on its much-anticipated wireless data service that will give 500MB of free 4G wireless data each month to anyone willing to fork over a deposit...

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  2. howzz1854

    howzz1854 TS Evangelist Posts: 602   +86

    What I like and want is for Clear Wire to go from Wimax to LTE. current speed of Wimax is decent but not fast enough. LTE suppose to fix that problem.
     
  3. howzz1854

    howzz1854 TS Evangelist Posts: 602   +86

    Actually I take that back. technically speaking Wimax has a theoretical peak bandwidth of 128Mbps, while LTE has 100Mbps. but recent speed test has pinned LTE to be on average higher than Wimax speed in real-world testing. I am stil waiting for the day when we can all get 50Mbps real world speed at home simply through the air.
     
  4. gamoniac

    gamoniac TS Addict Posts: 293   +69

    Sweet! Thanks for the news. I just signed up. Let's see how it performs.
     

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