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Finnish 5G reaches 67% of homes with 100 Mbps service, 60 percent at 300 Mbps at end-2020

Friday 19 March 2021 | 12:26 CET | News
The Finnish Transport and Communications Agency (Traficom) said 100 Mbps 5G network connectivity reached more than 1.8 million households by the end of 2020, or 67 percent of all homes. Landmass coverage was just over 2 percent, as the 5G network is concentrated on population centres and main roads. Traficom said 300 Mbps reception reaches around 60 percent of households, or 1 percent of territory.

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