France has over 6.5 mln LTE subscribers

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There are now over 6.5 million LTE subscribers in France, according to Le Figaro newspaper, which cites 2 million customers each claimed by Orange France and SFR, 1.8 million announced by Bouygues Telecom, and the remaining over 700,000 at Free Mobile, which does not give 4G subscriber figures as all customers on its EUR 19.99 plan have access to LTE, if they have a 4G phone. There were 17,000 LTE base stations in operation across France on 1 September, led by Orange and Bouygues with over 6,100 antennas and 65 percent population coverage. There are now over 40 LTE-compatible handsets on the

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