The new 4G service will be rolling out to customers this week, and is three times faster than current speeds.
Telstra is claiming a world first on recent trials of its LTE-A network, with a live test combining three data channels to achieve speeds of 450Mbps, three times the current theoretical 4G peak speeds available in Australia.
Two technical demos at Mobile World Congress promise a future of faster download speeds for one and all.
The telco company will demonstrate how a phone can simultaneously communicate over three network conduits for higher data-transfer rates.
Australia has slightly improved its standing on the global broadband stage, now boasting an average connection speed of 5.5Mbps.
Virgin Media has announced a head-spinningly speedy 152Mb broadband service in February 2014, but price rises are coming with it.
EE is splitting its 4G contracts into two categories, regular 4GEE and 4GEE 'Extra', which is faster but costs more.
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Now up for preorder, the 4G LTE hotspot is an upgrade over the previous device, which used Sprint's 4G WiMAX network.
While average connection speeds are up 31 per cent year on year, Australia still ranks 41st in the world, according to Akamai.