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EE to invest GBP 1.5 bln in network in 3 years

Wednesday 11 February 2015 | 13:13 CET | News
UK mobile operator EE is committing GBP 1.5 billion to the new 'Signalling the Future' 3-year network investment plan in expanding LTE and improving rural coverage. The company's Network Coverage Manifesto expects its 4G footprint to overtake 2G by 2017, when it will cover over 99 percent of the population. It also pledges to offer double-speed 4G (up to 60 Mbps downloads) to 90 percent of the population, with LTE-A (up to 150 Mbps) in 20 of the UK's 20 big cities by 2017. There will mobile coverage on over 90 percent of UK roads by 2017, up from around 82 percent mobile coverage at present,

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Companies: EE
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