Overview

Aquafon (ЗАО «АКВАФОН-GSM»), a subsidiary of Russian Megafon, is the oldest and largest mobile network operator in Abkhazia.

Full Name
JSC “Aquafon-GSM”
Country
Aquafon Abkhazia Logo

Aquafon 3G

The company operates conventional 2G GSM services over the 900 MHz band, and has provided 3G HSPA over the B1 (2100 MHz) band since September 2011.

Technical Data
Launch Date 2011-09 Status Active
UMTS Band Packet Data Status
HSPA+
Active

Aquafon 4G

In July 2013 Aquafon confirmed receipt of a licence to deploy LTE over the B20 (800 MHz) band and not long after commercially launched LTE on August 6, 2014 in Sukhumi and other cities.

Technical Data
Evolution Status Active [Launched 2014-08-06]
Max. MIMO Max. Modulation
64QAM
Carrier Aggregation -
LTE Band Channel Width Status
10 MHz Active