List of EDGE networks

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The following companies have EDGE networks in operation:

Americas[edit]

Operator Country
Ancel (nationwide) Uruguay
AT&T Mobility United States
TuYo Movil Costa Rica
Brasil Telecom GSM Brazil
BTC The Bahamas
Centennial Wireless United States
Cincinnati Bell United States
Claro Argentina
Claro Brazil
Claro Dominican Republic
Claro Guatemala
Claro Honduras
Claro Colombia
Corr Wireless United States
CTBC Brazil
Digicel Jamaica Jamaica
Digicel Haiti Haiti
Digicel Aruba Aruba
Digicel Grenada Grenada
LIME Grenada Grenada
Digitel Venezuela
Entel PCS Chile
Fido Canada
i wireless United States
ICE Costa Rica
LIME Jamaica
Mid-Tex Cellular United States
movistar Ecuador
movistar Guatemala
Movistar Uruguay (almost nationwide) Uruguay
movistar Mexico
movistar Venezuela
Movilnet Venezuela
Oi Brazil
Orange Dominican Republic
Petrocom United States
Porta Ecuador
Plateau Wireless United States
PSC Wireless United States
Rogers Wireless Canada
T-Mobile United States
Telcel Mexico
Telcell Sint Maarten, Netherlands Antilles
TIM Brazil
Digicel Trinidad Trinidad and Tobago
Telecommunications Services of Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago
Tigo Colombia
Tigo El Salvador
Tigo Guatemala
Tigo Honduras
Tigo Paraguay
Viaero United States
Viva Dominican Republic
Vivo Brazil
VOX Paraguay
Westlink[disambiguation needed] United States

Europe and CIS[edit]

Multi-country operators:

Single country operators:

Africa[edit]

  • Nigeria: Zain has EDGE coverage in most part of Lagos,Abuja and Port Harcourt. MTN and GLO Networks has EDGE in most part of the country
  • Botswana: Mascom has rolled out EDGE countrywide.
  • Egypt: Mobinil
  • Kenya: Safaricom has introduced this service to enhance the Mobile Internet speeds that subscribers currently experience on their GPRS network; also Celtel has launched EDGE in Nairobi and GPRS countrywide
  • Liberia: Libercell has introduced the EGPRS technology
  • Djibouti: Djibouti telecom has EDGE coverage called evatis-edge
  • South Africa: Cell C, MTN and Vodacom have EDGE coverage for large areas
  • Mozambique: Vodacom has EDGE coverage for large areas
  • MTC Namibia
  • Tunisia: Tunisiana
  • Uganda: Celtel UG has EDGE over GPRS coverage in most parts of the country
  • Zambia: Celtel has launched EDGE in Lusaka and GPRS countrywide
  • Tanzania: Vodacom Tanzania has introduced 3G and EDGE technology
  • Mauritius: Orange (formerly Cellplus of Mauritius Telecom) and Emtel have introduced 3G and EDGE technology countrywide
  • Zimbabwe : Econet has launched EDGE in most parts of the country.

Middle East[edit]

Country Operator
Bahrain Batelco
Bahrain Zain
Bahrain Viva
Kuwait Zain
Lebanon MTC Touch
Lebanon Alfa
Palestinian territories Jawwal
Iran Irancell
Iran Mobile Telecommunication Company of Iran
Israel Cellcom
Jordan Zain
Qatar Qtel
Saudi Arabia Mobily
Saudi Arabia STC
Saudi Arabia Zain
United Arab Emirates ETISALAT
United Arab Emirates Du
Egypt Mobinil
Egypt Vodafone Egypt
Egypt Etisalat

Asia[edit]

Operator Country
GrameenPhone Bangladesh (Covers all part of Bangladesh)
Airtel Bangladesh (Covers all part of Bangladesh)
Robi Axiata Limited Bangladesh (Covers all part of Bangladesh)
China Mobile China ("People's Republic of China")
China Unicom China ("People's Republic of China")
Chunghwa Telecom Taiwan
Guamcell Guam (USA)
CSL Hong Kong
China Mobile Hong Kong Company Limited Hong Kong
Aircel India (Covers Selected parts of India)
Reliance Communications India (Covers almost all parts of India)
Bharti Airtel India (Covers almost all parts of India)
Loop Telecom Mumbai, India
BSNL India (Covers all part of India, except Delhi and Mumbai)
MTNL Mumbai, New Delhi
!dea Selected states in India
Vodafone India
Uninor Selected states in India
TATA DOCOMO India
Telkomsel Indonesia
Excelcom Indonesia
Indosat Indonesia
Natrindo Indonesia
Unitel Lao People's Democratic Republic
Tigo Lao People's Democratic Republic
DiGi Malaysia
Celcom Malaysia
Maxis Communications Malaysia
Myanmar Post and Telecommunication Myanmar
Ncell Nepal
Nepal Telecom Nepal
Smart Cell Nepal
United telecom Nepal
Ufone Pakistan
Mobilink Pakistan
Telenor (Pakistan) Pakistan
Warid Pakistan Pakistan
Zong Pakistan
Globe Philippines
SMART Philippines
Sun Cellular Philippines
StarHub Singapore
SingTel Singapore
Dialog GSM Sri Lanka
Mobitel Sri Lanka
Airtel Sri Lanka
DTAC Thailand
True Move Thailand
Advanced Info Service Thailand
Beeline Uzbekistan, Ucell Uzbekistan (Covers almost all parts of Uzbekistan)
MobiFone Vietnam
Viettel Vietnam

Asia and Far East[edit]

  • Bangladesh: Grameenphone is the largest mobile operator in the country and today provides for more than 20 million subscribers an opportunity to communicate using EDGE. And Warid Pakistan are proividing EDGE services in major cities.
  • China: China Mobile launched EDGE services in Guangdong province in 2005 and deployed the technolegy at a later time to nationwide. China Unicom also has launched EDGE service in Shanghai and selected cities since 2006.
  • Hong Kong: Peoples; also CSL, under the brands 1O1O and One2Free
  • India: Aircel, MTNL, Bharti Airtel, !deaVodafone and Reliance-Smart-GSM have launched EDGE services. As of July 2007, BSNL's plans for introducing the service are pending since year 2003.district headquarters are currently under the reach of EDGE of BSNL[15][16][17][18]
  • Indonesia: Telkomsel, Excelcom, Indosat, and Natrindo provide EDGE network
  • Laos: Unitel provides nationwide EDGE coverage, TIGO provides EDGE in big city and urban areas.
  • Malaysia: DiGi has reasonable EDGE coverage, particularly in West Malaysia. Coverage in East Malaysia is currently limited to Kuching, Kota Kinabalu and several main town centres. DiGi streams its MobileTV service over its EDGE network; also Maxis Mobile provides an EDGE network. Celcom is now provide EDGE network as a general 2G data service nationwide.
  • Nepal: Spice Nepal "Mero Mobile" has EDGE coverage in major cities
  • Pakistan: Mobilink, Warid Pakistan and Ufone are proividing EDGE services in major cities. Telenor (Pakistan) provides EDGE coverage throughout Pakistan.
  • Philippines: SMART has a wide EDGE coverage over the Philippine archipelago. PLDT, the parent company of SMART, also offers the PLDT WeRoam GPRS/EDGE wireless internet service
  • Sri Lanka: Dialog GSM offers EDGE Coverage in Colombo. Tigo has islandwide EDGE coverage.
  • Thailand: DTAC provides nationwide EDGE coverage.[19] Advanced Info Service (AIS) also has a nationwide EDGE coverage. The third largest mobile operator, True Move, has deployed EDGE in the Bangkok Metropolitan Area.
  • Vietnam: two GSM operators MobiFone and Viettel, who have nation-wide GPRS coverage, have both initiated EDGE field trials on their network since Q4 2007.

Australasia[edit]

  • Australia
    • Telstra has nationwide EDGE coverage (approximately 96% of population).
    • Vodafone has replaced all 2G 900 MHz units with all-in-one 900 MHz GPRS, EDGE & HSDPA units. Near nationwide EDGE except dense rural areas and metro areas that get HSDPA 2100 and GPRS.
  • Fiji : Digicel Fiji brought EDGE network to Fiji
  • New Zealand : 2degrees is the only EDGE network in NZ
  • Samoa: Digicel Pacific (previously Telecom NZ) is still under initiation.

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