Dhiraagu Superior 4G LTE Service Now in Addu City



As the full-service telecommunications operator in the Maldives, Dhiraagu is proud to announce the successful launching of 4G LTE service in Addu City. With the official launching of Dhiraagu 4G LTE service in Addu City, customers can experience a superior experience with the fastest speeds in the country. 4G means the fourth generation of data technology for cellular networks. LTE stands for Long Term Evolution and is short for a very technical process for high-speed data for phones and other mobile devices. Together, they make 4G LTE ̶ the fastest 4G service available today. Dhiraagu superior 4G LTE network is now live and active in Male' City, Villingili, Hulhumale', Ibrahim Nasir International Airport, GA. Villingilli, GDh, Thinadhoo, Hdh.Kulhudhufushi, Lh.Naifaru Gn.Fuvahmulah and Addu City. 

Dhiraagu 4G LTE network supports up to 100mbps download speed.  On average customers can enjoy download speeds of 15 - 20Mbps on Dhiraagu 4G LTE network. The speed range may vary between users and is subject to device, hardware and software limitations, 4G network coverage/traffic, distance between user and base station, nature of the location, source of website and other external factors.

Dhiraagu customers with an LTE supported device, can enjoy the superior 4G experience by having their SIM cards easily replaced to an LTE supported SIM. The 4G LTE frequency for our network is 1800 MHz (band 3) and customers must ensure that their LTE handset falls within this band. The 4G LTE SIM Kits are available to all our customers, free of charge till 31 January  2015. Dhiraagu also introduces the 4G LTE SIM cards with a special SIM adapter that is compatible with all SIM sizes making it more convenient for our customers. Dhiraagu 4G network also supports the widest range of popular LTE devices in the country.

At the official unveiling ceremony of the superior 4G LTE network in Addu City, Dhiraagu Chief Executive Ismail Rasheed said “A huge percentage of Maldivians depend on our fast and reliable Internet connections more and more every day, whether it’s instant access to various applications at work, to constantly update social media sites or to watch on demand live tv or to access real time data from surveillance devices. Therefore we are making constant investments nationally to ensure that Maldivians can take full advantage of the latest services they need to compete and grow.”

Dhiraagu provides 3G coverage to more than 95% and 4G LTE services to more than 50% of the population. Dhiraagu will continue to expand the service to offer a superior experience to all customers nationwide. 





Issued by:
Dhiraagu Marketing Communications and Public Relations
18th January 2015


Media contact for information:
Imjad Jaleel
Assistant Manager Public Relations
Phone: 3311681, Mobile: 779 2040

Mohamed Mirshan Hassan
Manager Marketing Communications and Public Relations
Phone: 3311336