ABOUT TELENOR NEWS NEWS AND PRESS RELEASES MORE THAN 30 M SMS WENT THROUGH THE TELENOR NETWORK DURING THE NEW YEAR’S EVE
More than 30 m SMS went through the Telenor network during the New Year’s Eve
Belgrade, January 3. 2009 – A stunning total of 30.6 million text messages (SMS) passed through the Telenor network in Serbia during the New Year’s Eve and on January 1, 2007, 11% more than last year.
More than 3 million messages went through the network during the peak hour alone, between 12 midnight and 1 am.
The network, which in regular circumstances allows the transfer of 600 SMS messages per second – was now upgraded to facilitate the traffic of 1200 SMS per second.
Telenor customers sent 45,150 MMS multimedia messages (MMS). Nearly 850,000 text messages and 1,915 video messages were sent to friends and relatives abroad.