Vodafone Ireland has confirmed the completion of its national network upgrade with the conclusion of its programme. The company says that over 90% of the population now has access to 4G coverage as well as enhanced voice and data experiences.
Lutfullah Kitapci, Consumer Director, Vodafone Ireland commented at the launch, “Our network upgrade programme has been a significant undertaking from Vodafone Ireland; investing over €550 million over three years, this is one of the most ambitious mobile network infrastructure projects that we have undertaken. This project included a complete modernisation of the entire network portfolio - brand new 3G and 4G networks and refreshing the existing 2G network across the country. This completion of this project in the wider North West region means that we can now provide 4G services to customers in every county in Ireland”.
4G is available free of charge to Vodafone Pay as you go Data Extra and Extra customers and across the Red and Red Extra bill pay price plans. To mark the availability of 4G in Cavan, Donegal, Galway, Leitrim, Longford, Mayo, Sligo and Roscommon Vodafone is also offering customers in these counties €50 off 4G enabled Samsung S6, HTC A9 and Sony Z5 compact billpay handset and €20 off 4G enabled PAYG handsets including the Vodafone Smart Speed, Vodafone Smart Prime and Vodafone Smart Ultra. The offer also includes €20 off the R216 4G mobile broadband device on Pay as you go. This promotion ends 11th May, 2016.
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