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Free Mobile increases 900 MHz spectrum holding towards 'New Deal' redistribution target

Tuesday 30 March 2021 | 11:02 CET | News
Iliad subsidiary Free Mobile has seen its 900 MHz spectrum holding expand from 25 March, in line with the reallocation of spectrum resources agreed with French telecom authority Arcep in 2018. The operator now owns a portion of 7.6 MHz duplex, up from 5 MHz duplex previously. This gain corresponds to a decrease in the spectrum allocation of rivals Orange and SFR, representing a reduction of 1.3 MHz duplex for both networks to 8.7 MHz duplex each.

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