Claro is one of the largest mobile operators in Brazil, serving over 60 million customers nationwide. The operator is currently present in over 3.560 cities and towns providing GSM and 3G network. Leading innovative contents and data services, Claro offers data roaming and voice coverage in more than 160 countries and data traffic in more than 145 countries. Claro is controlled by America Móvil, one of the five largest mobile operators in the world.
Innovation is part of Claro DNA and the company is always looking for delivering the best solutions for its customers, whether in products or services, enabling them to travel and communicate seamlessly with the best (worldwide) wireless coverage. Once more Claro strongly has invested in infrastructure and implemented all its 3G network for 3G+ HSPA - terms that means High Speed Packet Access, allowing navigations speeds up to three times than regularly.
All the investments reinforces the strategy of the company for bringing to the market what is the best-in-class network speed and technology. Claro is enabling its network for attending the high demand for the Olympic Games in 2016, including supporting the 4G auction. According to Mr. Carlos Zenteno, president of Claro, “ The technological progress must continue”. He says that the spectrum available today will not be enough to meet the demand for data traffic during the Olympics. “ We have to show Brazil with the best technology of world in this great world event”, he says.