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Free Mobile and Orange add most French LTE cell sites in April

Thursday 9 May 2019 | 09:34 CET | News
Free Mobile ramped up its deployment month-on-month, increasing its footprint by 209 to a total of 12,662 LTE sites. Close behind with 205 site activations, Orange reached 19,128 overall, retaining a comfortable lead over SFR and Bouygues Telecom (17,674 and 17,243 respectively). The pace of activations slowed down marginally for both SFR (+79) and Bouygues Telecom (+61), compared to March.

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