3HK launches VoWi-Fi for more smart devices

Hong KongTelecom Asia — Mobile operator 3 Hong Kong has launched a premium voice over Wi-Fi (VoWi-Fi) service that will enable a wider range of smart devices than just smartphones to make and receive calls. The premium VoWi-Fi service enables the use of up to five devices, including smartwatches, tablets and PCs, along with a smartphone connecting to the same cloud service account.

http://www.telecomasia.net/content/3hk-launches-vowi-fi-more-smart-devices

3 Hong Kong offers free 5GB data SIM cards

Hong Kong3 Hong Kong will offer free “myTV Super” 5GB data SIM cards at 3Shops and other designated outlets starting mid-March. The card enables mobile users to watch Television Broadcasts (TVB) programs from 30 thematic TV channels for 30 days via the new “myTV Super” paid mobile app. 3 Hong Kong’s ultra-fast 4G LTE network makes popular Hong Kong, Japanese and Korean dramas – along with classic Cantonese movies, animation, variety shows and children’s programmes – available to mobile users on the move. Offer available while stocks last.

http://www.telecomasia.net/content/3-hong-kong-offers-free-5gb-data-sim-cards

3 HK completes VoLTE roaming trial with DoCoMo

Hong KongTelecom Asia — 3 HK, the mobile arm of Hutchison Telecommunications Hong Kong Holdings Limited (HTHKH), announced it completed a successful bilateral international voice-over-LTE roaming trial with Japan’s NTT DoCoMo. The trial used S8 Home Routed (S8HR) architecture, an LTE data roaming-based technology that can be deployed without IMS interaction between parties.

http://www.telecomasia.net/content/3-hk-completes-volte-roaming-trial-docomo