As of Nov. 16th in 10 cities nation-wide, for latest handset lineup, DoCoMo has full throttle down-link speed: http://bit.ly/S9Mk2t
Expect there will be ‘much rejoicing’ when they light-up Tokyo.. sometime next year [Eds]
NTT DoCoMo, Inc., November 16, 2012 from today in 10 cities nationwide (Niigata, Kanazawa, Matsuyama, Takamatsu, Kochi, Tokushima, Naha, etc.), “Xi” at up to 100Mbps when it is received one will start high-speed LTE communication services. That you use the model that corresponds to the maximum 112.5Mbps will be released upon receipt of the new fiscal year 2012, the maximum area at 100Mbps, high-speed communication service when receiving maximum 112.5Mbps is now available at the reception.
Start service from some of the 10 cities nationwide first, more than 50 cities across the country, including Sapporo, Sendai, Hiroshima, service area 112.5Mbps, in spring 2013 to spring 2014 in major cities across the country, including the Tokyo, Nagoya and Osaka, and 100Mbps I hope to expand the service.
Introduction to two models was launched from today’s “Xperia AX SO-01E” and “GALAXY Note II SC-02E”, high-speed communication service of up to 100Mbps, the model and all 10 smartphone tablet model winter 2012 when receiving Wi-Fi is available in the mobile router. In the future, the end of fiscal 2012, DOCOMO, we will proceed to expand, “Xi” Toward the 75% office area 23,000, population coverage of base stations corresponding Xi.
Also, in order to provide our customers with high-speed communication service more comfortable, especially in the prefectural capital and national designated cities nationwide, 75Mbps maximum time of reception, the base station corresponding Xi that are currently serving at 37.5Mbps maximum when receiving will be expanded to 4,000 stations by the end of 2012, efforts to speed on.