Rogers first Canadian carrier to bring LTE roaming to Europe with Switzerland launch

Rogers first Canadian carrier to bring LTE roaming to Europe with Switzerland 
launch 
Rogers and Swisscom service launch means Rogers customers can enjoy blazing 
fast LTE speeds on their next Swiss adventure 
TORONTO, Aug. 9, 2013 /CNW/ - Rogers Communications, Canada's leading 
diversified communications and media company, today announced a new agreement 
with Switzerland telecommunications company Swisscom AG to deliver bilateral 
LTE roaming to customers of both mobile service providers. As of July 31(st), 
Rogers and Swisscomm customers travelling with a 2600 MHz device can 
experience some of the world's fastest available LTE wireless internet speeds 
while in Canada or Switzerland. 
"We are proud to be the first Canadian carrier to bring another innovative LTE 
experience to our customers," said Raj Doshi, senior vice president of 
products, Rogers Communications. "Our agreement with Swisscom means that 
Rogers customers travelling in Switzerland can stay connected through their 
device and enjoy the same wireless internet speeds that they would at home. 
This launch is part of an ongoing commitment to bring the LTE experience to 
all of our travelling customers, no matter where in the world they choose to 
go." 
Rogers international LTE roaming agreements further enhance the company's 
extensive worldwide roaming coverage available to customers. Switzerland joins 
Hong Kong and South Korea as the third international market where Rogers 
customers can access LTE speeds while roaming. This service launch also allows 
Swisscom customers to access Rogers blazing fast LTE speeds when roaming in 
Canada. Rogers plans to launch LTE roaming in additional countries in 2013 to 
ensure customers continue to access the best possible wireless experience, 
regardless of whether they are in Canada or travelling abroad. 
Rogers brings the world's fastest network technology to roughly 65 per cent of 
Canadians from coast to coast with its LTE network, Canada's fastest wireless 
internet. LTE enables consumers and business customers to seamlessly connect 
and to do more at faster speeds with their wireless devices. Today, Rogers has 
the largest selection of LTE devices of any Canadian carrier, including 
blazing fast 2600 MHz devices like the Samsung Galaxy S4, BlackBerry Q10, the 
LG Optimus G 2600 and the Rogers Rocket Stick. 
Rogers offers customers a number of affordable international roaming packages 
that ensure cost certainty and usage control while accessing data services. 
For more information on Rogers roaming packages and other products visit 
www.rogers.com/roamingor call the Rogers Travel Desk at 1-514-734-7699. For 
information and tips on how to roam worry free, visit techessentials.rogers.com 
About Rogers 
Rogers Communications is a diversified Canadian communications and media 
company. We are Canada's largest provider of wireless voice and data 
communications services and one of Canada's leading providers of cable 
television, high-speed Internet and telephony services. Through Rogers Media 
we are engaged in radio and television broadcasting, televised shopping, 
magazines and trade publications, sports entertainment, and digital media. We 
are publicly traded on theTorontoStock Exchange (TSX: RCI.A and RCI.B) and 
on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: RCI). 
Michelle Lewis Rogers Communications Michelle.lewis@rci.rogers.com (416) 
935-8339 
SOURCE: Rogers Communications Inc. 
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