Cable & Telecom

Bell boosts Canadian mobile speeds with Quad Band LTE-A service

MONTREAL - Bell said Thursday that its LTE wireless network is now the first in North America capable of delivering Quad Band LTE Advanced (LTE-A) service, offering customers access to the fastest mobile data speeds available.Also known as 4-carrier aggregation, Quad Band technology leverages multiple bands of wireless spectrum to boost top Tri Band LTE-A mobile data speeds from 335 Mbps (expected average download speeds of 12 to 100 Mbps) to 550 Mbps (expected average 18 to 150 Mbps).  Combined with enhanced 256 QAM (quadrature amplitude modulation) technology, Bell's Quad Band LTE-A network can now deliver mobile data speeds of up...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.