MTN has a top quality network, based on a measurement study conducted by an independent body with methodology certified by the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Posted on: July 2, 2013

The results of MTN’s network measurement study, undertaken by Fasmetrics from January-June 2013 with methodology certified by the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, was presented today at a press conference in Nicosia.


Nicosia, 2 July 2013
- According to the independent experts who conducted the field measurements, MTN has a top quality network nationwide along with 3G+ technology that guarantees very high data speed and uninterrupted internet connectivity.

The Network Benchmark, 2013 study with a sample of 4,700 calls, was undertaken by Fasmetrics between January-June 2013 with methodology certified by the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, as per GSM standards.

The study was based on the international industry benchmarks and focused on population and geographical coverage, quality calls and data speeds.

MTN’s Chief Marketing Officer, Mr. Thanos Chronopoulos, stated that ‘‘our purpose is to relentlessly evaluate our operations through the involvement of independent bodies that measure our performance. The field measurements concluded by reliable institutions showed that MTN has top quality network all over Cyprus, wherever you are. Our network performance exceeds the industry’s international benchmarks, even with the highest standards. The measurement methodology ensures that the results cannot be challenged by anyone’’.

Fasmetric’s CEO, Mr. Kolokotronis, stated that “after an in-depth study undertaken in urban and rural areas all over Cyprus, we can confirm that MTN’s network is of top quality and can cater to all the needs of all its customers”.

Fasmetrics is a renowned engineering firm with activities in six countries and clients such as Vodafone, Nokia Siemens Networks, Huawei Technologies, Cosmote Group, Siemens, Alcatel etc.

Even under the current economic situation, MTN continues to grow: For 2013 and 2014, MTN will further expand its 3G+ coverage to 24 suburban areas and to 60 positions in the cities, thus covering 90% of the population. Also, 100 kilometers of fiber optic cables will be rolled -out during 2013.

At the same time, MTN offers its customers the best products and rates, a unique customer experience with 20 MTNStores and 24 hour customer service.

MTN always gives you more: As proven today MTN is the consumer’s best choice.