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France has over 38,300 active LTE cell sites, 78 authorised for 5G pilots

Thursday 7 February 2019 | 09:28 CET | News
The number of LTE sites in operation across mainland France increased by 287 in January to reach 38,330 as of 01 February, according to the latest monthly report from spectrum agency ANFR. The total number of sites authorised but not yet in service stood at 42,643, rising to 44,949 with the inclusion of 2,306 sites in the French overseas territories.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: ANFR / Bouygues Telecom / Free Mobile / Orange France / SFR
Countries: France
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