Taiwan’s main mobile telephony operators launched LTE services in May 2014 and reached 90 percent coverage by the first quarter of 2015, and will reach 99 percent coverage by the end of 2015, according to Andy Ye, senior market analyst for IDC Taiwan.Will
faster LTE is coming, RCR Wireless News reports. Chunghwa Telecom, Taiwan Mobile and Far EasTone Telecommunications are likely to launch LTE-Advanced and voice over LTE solutions in 2016.
Taiwan’s National Communications Commission is planning to award spectrum in the 2.6 GHz band during 2015. This new spectrum will enable local carriers to launch TD-LTE and FDD-LTE in 2016.