By Michael Eboh
ZOOMmobile has announced the launch of â€˜BOLTâ€™ – BOLTÂ an ultra-fast high speed broadband Internet package powered by EV-DO technology throughout the city of Lagos.
The service provider in a statement said â€œZOOMmobile continues its leadership in the up-scale Internet market with turbo-charged wireless technology that enables high speed broadband connectivityâ€.
The chiefÂ strategy officer, ZOOMmobile Mr Usman Amodu-Shuaibu explained that â€œEV-DO surpasses most wireless technology as it comes with valuable benefits for a variety of applicationsâ€.
According to him, â€œBOLTâ€ is targeted at enhancing the digital lifestyles of Nigerians because life will just get more productive for those who want high-speed broadband Internet at any place or time. As a result, streaming video, faster file downloads and uploads and superfast web browsing are no longer just home, office or cyber cafÃ© benefits.
ZOOMmobile â€œBOLTâ€ customers can now enjoy blazing fast mobile broadband experience across Lagos metropolis whether they are working at a remote location, waiting to catch their flight at the airport, between classes on campus, relaxing in the park, sitting at a favorite eateryÂ or as passengers in BRT (Lagos Public Transport)- all for just N15,000 per month-a premium over current ZOOMmobile â€œBreezeâ€ mobile data plans.
Mr Amodu who is also the spokesperson of the company further said â€œ ZOOMmobile has a significant headstart in Internet connectivity and we are now best positioned to leverage ourÂ ownership of a national spectrum and growing national coverage to help businesses, government agencies and educational institutions increase their capabilities, enhance productivity and reduce costsâ€.