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NTT DoCoMo to Kill Off Its 2G Network

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Jan 30, 2009, 8:37 AM   by Eric M. Zeman   @phonescooper

NTT DoCoMo announced that it will be turning off its second-generation cellular network by the year 2012. As of December 2008, 88% of DoCoMo's subscribers were using only 3G services. The remaining 12% will be offered incentives to upgrade before the March 31, 2012 cut off date.

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Jan 30, 2009, 10:47 AM

Die 2G Die!

Now if only the USA can move offa 2G in the same way sooner to pave the way for OFDM-based 4G Networks
thats going to be tough probably the government will pay for it just like the DTV converter.
I think it will be a long wait. AT&T just shutdown their 1G (AMPS) network last year.

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