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FCC kicks off 3.5 GHz band auction

Thursday 23 July 2020 | 16:01 CET | News
The FCC has kicked off the 3.5 GHz band auction, opening up key mid-band spectrum for the expansion of 5G networks. A total of 22,631 county-based licences are on offer, each offering 10 MHz of unpaired spectrum in the 3.55-3.65 GHz range. 

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