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EE upgrades 4G+ network to support Cat 9 devices

Tuesday 6 September 2016 | 10:53 CET | News
BT Group company EE has started the next phase of its 4G network roll-out to support Cat 9 devices. Cat 9 uses 4G+ or LTE-A technology and is available in new smartphones including the HTC M10, Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge and the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 when it is launched. To support Cat 6 devices, EE has already enabled the first stage of its 4G+ (LTE-A) network, which uses two blocks of mobile spectrum, in more than 150 UK towns and cities. The next phase to support Cat 9 devices will enable access to a third block of spectrum for high-speed 4G services on over 500 sites across these towns

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Companies: BT / EE / HTC / Samsung
Countries: United Kingdom
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