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Dutch spectrum agency prepares 700 MHz band for mobile services

Tuesday 17 April 2018 | 11:00 CET | News

The Dutch spectrum agency announced changes to conditions for use of the 700 MHz band. From 01 January 2020, the band is reserved for mobile services under an EU decision, meaning users of wireless microphones and DTT broadcasters must adapt their frequencies in the UHF band. 

The decision covers the frequency range 694 MHz to 790 MHz, meaning much of the spectrum will no longer be open to wireless microphones. The exact availability will vary depending on the region.

The decision also affects digital terrestrial TV, which will need to adjust its spectrum usage by 2020. 



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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Countries: Netherlands
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