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Deutsche Telekom to switch off 3G from 30 June 2021

Friday 18 September 2020 | 16:45 CET | News
Customers will automatically switch to 4G without additional costs from next summer. They will be able to call over 2G or 4G network via Voice-over-LTE (VoLTE). Customers without modern equipment can call over the 2G network. The 2G network covers 99 percent of the population.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Deutsche Telekom
Countries: Germany
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