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Three stops selling 3G mobile phones

3 days ago   |   By Tech Radar

Three is to stop selling 3G-only devices for the first time in its 15 year history, becoming the first UK operator to move its entire device portfolio to 4G. The CK Hutchison-owned operator entered the UK market in 2003, becoming the fifth major network. It was the world's first 3G-only mobile operator having won spectrum in the infamous 2000 spectrum auction. While O2, One2One, Orange and Vodafone were still focusing on 2G devices and struggling to find investment for 3G networks given the cripplingly large sums paid out for their spectrum licences and a lack of use cases, Three had no...
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Three UK to Stop Selling 3G Only Mobile Phones

Three UK to Stop Selling 3G Only Mobile Phones

3 days ago   |   By Geeky Gadgets

UK mobile carrier Three has announced that it will stop selling 3G only handsets in the UK. The company will now be focusing on 4G handsets in the UK. Three started to sell 3G handsets in the UK back in 2003, the company now has more than 10 million customers in the UK. Dave Dyson,...
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