Unique coverage, excellent voice quality and top surfing speeds make the multiple-award winning mobile network the best network in Switzerland.
Excellent connection quality with unique coverage across Switzerland.
Whether in the city or country, connections are quick and secure. The mobile network from Swisscom already covers all of Switzerland with EDGE (2.5G) and reaches more than 93% of the population with HSPA. The network is augmented by more than 1,900 WLAN hotspots. A third of the base stations are already connected with fibre optics.
Swisscom launched the next generation of mobile communications with the
first 4G (LTE) network in Switzerland. LTE (Long Term Evolution) is the fourth generation (4G) of mobile phone technology, enabling mobile data and voice communication with transmission speeds of up to 150 Mbit/s.
In November 2012, Swisscom launched the new generation of mobile communications, 4G/LTE, in
26 towns and municipalities. In just twelve months, Swisscom has now added about 1400 locations (over 140 cities) and now covers 85 per cent of the population in urban and rural areas.
|PRS||General Packet Radio Service||> 99.8%||53.6 kBit/s|
|EDGE||Enhanced Data Rates for GSM Evolution||> 99.8%||256 kBit/s|
|UMTS||Universal Mobile Telecommunications System||> 98%||384 kBit/s|
|HSPA||High Speed Packet Access||> 98%||up to 7.2 Mbit/s|
|HSPA+||High Speed Packet Access plus||> 98%||up to 42 Mbit/s|
|LTE||Long Term Evolution||Until the end of 2013: 85%
||up to 150 Mbit/s|
|PWLAN||Public Wireless Local Area Network
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