Warid 4G LTE up-gradation rollout contract has given to Ericsson that was also its 2G Vendor in Pakistan.
Warid aiming to launch its 4G LTE Network in Pakistan 5, 6 major cities including Lahore, Islamabad, Karachi, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala and Faisalabad in this year calendar of 2014.
Warid has succeeded to get successful lab tests of 4G LTE Network in Pakistan.
It is remarkably here that Ericsson has showed very well 2G results in Pakistan than any other network. Now if Ericsson will forge deployment Warid 4G network than the results will be good.
Throughout for all above discussion Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) is not happy with this situation as warid did not participate to buy 3G 4G licenses and looking to start 4G Service in year 2014.
Still now warid Ericsson 4G contract is in secret and it has not confirmed any value for its installment, but according to earlier statement Telecom Company committed over $400 million investment in Pakistan.
We can’t show any confirmation to start warid 4G service till now, but the company will be offer something around September or October 2014.