3G service

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The common term 3G stands for the latest generation mobile networks. These networks represent not only voice communication but also possibility for fast internet access, data transfer as well as various multimedia services, which are not available with the current speed in the mobile networks.

UMTS – Universal Mobile Telecommunications System
Third generation mobile technology, which allows the use of new multimedia services as well as fast Internet access / WAP services.
Maximum speed up to 384 kbps.

HSDPA – High Speed Downlink Packet Access
HSDPA technology, which allows increased download speed in the UMTS network up to 42 Mbps.

HSUPA - High-Speed Uplink Packet Access
HSUPA is a 3G mobile telephony protocol with upload maximum speed to 5.76 Mbps.


Telenor provides the services mobile internet and Video Call through its 3G network.

How does it work

For mobile internet in the Telenor 3G network it is necessary that you have a 3G handset or 3G Telenor Connect Center. The maximum speed for using Internet  WAP through 3G handset is dependant of the supported protocols of the cell phone.With an GPRS//UMTS/HSDPA/HSUPA card or modem 3G Telenor Connect center the download speed can reach 42 Mbps and maximum upload speed up to 5.76 Mbps.
The settings and registration are the same as these currently used for GPRS.

For Video Call service you need only a 3G handset.

How much does it cost

  • Mobile internet / WAP through UMTS/HSDPA/HSUPA is charged according to Telenor tariffs for GPRS traffic.
  • Video Call in the Telenor network is charged 0.59 BGN/minute with VAT and is paid by the initiator of the call. The minimum initial charged duration is determined by your active tariff plan.

How do I get the service

At the moment UMTS/HSDPA/HSUPA is offered in the cities showen on the coverage map.
Depending on your mobile phone, its settings and coverage, you can use the services of Telenor through GPRS/HSDPA/HSUPA automatically.

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