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Chile's VTR launches LTE-A service

Thursday 8 September 2016 | 15:07 CET | News
Chilean cable operator VTR has announced that postpay users in certain parts of the country can now access LTE-Advanced (LTE-A) services at no extra cost. The new service, dubbed 4G+, will be available to users in parts of the Metropolitan Region, including Santiago, Lo Barnechea, Las Condes, Providencia, Lampa, Quilicura, Macul, Nunoa and Vitacura. The operator uses the LTE-A network of Movistar Chile (Telefonica), which offers speeds of up to 300 Mbps on the 700 MHz and 2,600 MHz bands.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Movistar Chile / Telefonica / VTR
Countries: Chile
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