Samsung to Supply Smartphone Equipment to Vodafone

Samsung has signed a deal to supply smartphone equipment to Vodafone of the U.K., the company said Thursday. The two companies have yet to discuss specific details of coverage ranges and services.

The contract involves fourth-generation LTE handsets as well as 3G and GSM devices. Samsung was chosen as one of Vodafone's network and equipment suppliers for a project worth US$1.11 million to upgrade mobile communications infrastructure there.

englishnews@chosun.com / Feb. 28, 2014 12:10 KST