Comcast Agrees to Resell Clearwire Wimax Service
Comcast has indicated that it will resell Wimax from Clearwire, likely as part of a quad-play bundle, in some markets. Comcast will buy Wimax at wholesale and then offer it along with television, fixed broadband Internet, and telephone services. Comcast invested $1 billion in Clearwire. Comcast did not indicate when it will begin selling the Wimax, nor in what markets or at what price.
Comcast Details Mobile Phone Service as Xfinity Mobile
Comcast today revealed details of its forthcoming Xfinity Mobile phone service. The company will use Verizon's 4G LTE network for the service, using an existing MVNO agreement.
Comcast to Launch Mobile Phone Service Mid-Year
Comcast intends to sell wireless service alongside its internet, TV, and home phone offerings later this year. Comcast has not built its own wireless network; rather, it is making good on a reseller agreement it signed with Verizon Wireless back in 2012.
Comcast, Charter to Develop Wireless Products Together
Comcast and Charter Communications today announced plans to work together on future wireless initiatives. Both companies already acts as MVNOs and resell service from Verizon Wireless.
Comcast Targeting Mid-2017 for Wireless Network Launch
Comcast CEO Brian Roberts today said the company plans to offer wireless service as soon as the middle of 2017. The service will rely on some 15 million WiFi hotspots Comcast has located around the country, as well as cellular access via Verizon Wireless.
Deutsche Telekom Shopping T-Mobile to Comcast
Deutsche Telekom is discussing with Comcast the possibility of the cable firm buying T-Mobile US. Deutsche Telekom is talking to several other companies, including Dish Networks, but Comcast is seen as the primary contender thanks to its stronger finances.
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Clearwire has indicated that it will resell Wimax from Clearwire
It basically means that Comcast is going to buy an amount of clearwire's WiMax services, then resell to their own subscribers under the Comcast name.