This service is supplied via the Eutelsat’s new KONNECT Satellite and is meant for SOHO and Home users who want to enjoy Video streaming and high throughput applications.
Recommended entry equipment: (can vary with regions and service requirements) Ka Band: 74cm/1.2M Antenna + 1W BUC (onwards) + LNB + HT2000 Modem + cable + connectors.
Ka band is a high-frequency satellite communication technology that has the potential to significantly improve internet connectivity in Africa. This technology uses the Ka frequency range, which is between 26.5 GHz and 40 GHz, and is capable of providing higher bandwidth and faster internet speeds compared to other communication technologies.
In Africa, Ka band has the potential to revolutionize the way people connect online. Currently, the majority of the African population has limited access to the internet due to inadequate infrastructure and high costs. However, with the introduction of Ka band technology, internet connectivity can be extended to remote locations, making it easier for people to access information, communicate with others, and conduct business online.
One of the key advantages of Ka band technology is its ability to provide high-speed internet connectivity with low-latency. This means that users can enjoy faster download and upload speeds, which is essential for applications such as video conferencing, online gaming, and live streaming. Furthermore, Ka band technology is also suitable for providing connectivity to mobile devices, which is particularly important in Africa where mobile phones are the primary means of accessing the internet.
In addition, the Ka band allows for multicast services, which is a cost-effective way to deliver content and services to many users simultaneously..