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Free Mobile adds most French LTE cell sites during February

Monday 9 March 2020 | 11:13 CET | News
The number of LTE cell sites active across mainland France increased by 323 during February to reach 42,855 as of 01 March, according to spectrum agency ANFR. The overall number of sites authorised but not yet in service stood at nearly 48,580, rising to over 51,200 when including 2,640 sites in the French overseas territories. Free Mobile regained the lead in LTE cell site activations (+335), after easing back in January (+175). This brought its LTE footprint to 15,335 sites overall.

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