Press-center
29th August 2018

Kcell has provided the FourЭ eco-ethnofestival with mobile communication

The ninth annual open air festival FourЭ has been held this year. 10 thousand people visited the festival for three days. For comfort of own subscribers at the place of its holding Kcell company installed additional technical equipment in order to provide customers with uninterrupted communication and quality mobile internet within three days of the event.

Four Э is philosophy in manifestation of Ethnical diversity of community, Environmental friendliness in relation to the environment, Evolution of consciousness and Emotions. Every year FourЭ gathers people in attractive sites near Almaty. This year the event has been held in Soldier Gorge of Talgar region and distinguished by the number of sites.

Guests are trained to art of yoga, listened to business workshops and lectures on self-development at 17 main sites and additional thematic ones. Apart from daytime and evening training programs, organizers hold concerts in the open air, fair of artisans and provided the zone with healthy food. Some guests arranged tent camp on their own and spent time outside several days.

In rating of CIS festivals in the open air, developed by the TurStat analytical agency, FourЭ entered the top three most popular this summer together with the following festivals: Rock za Bobrov in Minsk (Belarus) and Zhara in Baku (Azerbaijan).

In Kcell and Activ network according to data which shows the installed additional equipment, increase of use of internet traffic and calls was observed during festival.

Maximum volume of use of internet-traffic was on the second day of festival, Saturday on August 18, from noon to midnight. Within this period of time in 3G network subscribers used 7 GB every hour. In 4G/LTE network the maximum volume was on Saturday and reached 220 GB. At that, in 4G/LTE network subscribers in average used up to 180 GB per day within the whole festival.

The largest number of voice calls was observed on August 17 between 18.00-20.00, on August 18, at 20.00.

At FourЭ the Kcell company also gave the guests of festival free subscription for month in Bookmate application from activ for listening to more than 5000 audiobooks.