Bouygues Telecom launches LTE pilot service in Lyon

Friday 22 June 2012 | 09:31 CET | News
Bouygues Telecom has launched an LTE network pilot in Lyon and Villeurbanne with 300 business and mass market customers, according to local press reports. The operator has supplied them with Samsung Galaxy Tab and LTE/Wi-Fi dongles for smartphones, tablets and laptops without built-in LTE support. Around 100 base stations were upgraded to LTE to run the test service. Bouygues plans to launch commercial services in early 2013 and to cover France's biggest cities by the end of next year.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Bouygues Telecom / Samsung
Countries: France
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