4G system to be introduced in Mongolia next year

2015-12-30 15:53:44

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The Regulatory Committee of Communications (RCC) has said it is working to introduce the 4G system in Mongolia.

In last two years, preparation works have been completed, and it is expected the 4G system will be installed by April or May of 2016. Moreover, the RCC intends to approve a regulatory document on the 4G services, and special licenses will be issued to companies for providing the service. In the first turn, four mobile phone providers are projected to receive the 4G service.

4G is the fourth generation of mobile telecommunications technology, succeeding 3G. A 4G system must provide capabilities defined by ITU in IMT Advanced. Potential and current applications include amended mobile web access, IP telephony, gaming services, high-definition mobile TV, video conferencing, 3D television, and cloud computing.

It is considered the 4G system is 10 times higher than the 3G system, and it has capability of transmitting information of 100 MB a second in high-speed machines and train, and of 1 GB in a stable condition.