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BT hybrid-fibre G.fast test with Huawei hits nearly 720 Mbps

Thursday 4 September 2014 | 11:15 CET | News
BT Openreach's first UK trial of next generation of hybrid-fibre G.fast with Huawei reached an aggregate downstream/upstream of nearly 720 Mbps, ISPreview reported, citing a BT report. The trial took place at several homes near the operator's Adastral Park engineering headquarters in Ipswich. The trial, which was announced last year is the first one to be conducted by BT outside of a lab environment and involved three short copper lines (homes). BT said that its first, if small, field trial showed significant potential.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: BT / BT Openreach / Huawei China / Openreach
Countries: United Kingdom
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