Bezeq, Israel's largest telecommunications company, has announced a collaboration with Nokia International to provide the fastest internet speeds in the country. As part of an engineering pilot, Bezeq achieved a record speed of up to 25 Gbps using the most advanced 25G PON technology in the world, making it one of the few telecom companies selected by Nokia for this project.
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According to the statement, Bezeq is now in the stages of a technology engineering pilot, along with other telecom companies such as AT&T, KPN, Telefonica, and Frontier, all working towards providing a speed of up to 25 Gbps. The company called the achievement a breakthrough for Bezeq and the Israeli telecommunications market in general.
Be Multi Fiber, WiFi 7 Standard Router Launch
In addition to this, Bezeq has unveiled a new router, the Be Multi Fiber (Be3), which supports the new WiFi 7 standard. This router will allow the immediate adoption of the WiFi 7 global standard, which is planned for release at the beginning of 2024, and will provide wireless internet speeds of up to 10 Gbps at the customer's home. Furthermore, the new router includes an additional and new 6 GHz frequency, allowing a transition from two dense frequencies to three less dense frequencies.
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Bezeq prioritizes customers' home broadband experience
According to a statement by Bezeq, customers' broadband experience at home is the most important issue. The new router will provide a high-quality and continuous WiFi experience in the entire home, optimizing the available and closest channels to the device and providing a stable and strong internet connection.
Bezeq has achieved the widest fibre deployment in Israel and plans to continue this rapid deployment, reaching 2 million households by the end of the year.