0
Wireless

Free Mobile leads in French LTE site activations during April

Tuesday 5 May 2020 | 14:02 CET | News
The number of LTE cell sites in service across mainland France reached 43,585 as of 01 May, up by 331 during April (+399 in March). Based on the latest report from spectrum agency ANFR, the overall number of sites authorised but not yet operational stood at 49,652, rising to 52,367 when including 2,715 sites in the French overseas territories. Month-on-month, Free Mobile stepped up LTE cell site activations, adding 270 (+251 in March) and bringing its total footprint to 15,856 sites in operation.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: ANFR / Bouygues Telecom / Free Mobile / Orange France / SFR
Countries: France
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

5G

,

LTE


Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Free Mobile adds most French LTE cell sites in May

Published 05 Jun 2020 14:05 CET | France
The number of LTE cell sites in operation across mainland France reached 43,915 as of 01 June, up by 330 during May (+331 in ...

Free Mobile joins French rivals in offering m-tickets on Rouen transport system

Published 18 May 2020 10:12 CET | France
Transport operator Transdev has announced a partnership with Free Mobile for the benefit of passengers using the 'Astuces' public ...

Free Mobile offers lower-tier customers unlimited calls until 11 June

Published 12 May 2020 14:33 CET | France
French operator Free Mobile announced that customers subscribing to its lower-tier mobile plan will automatically benefit from an ...

Free Mobile teams up with refurbished handset specialist PRS

Published 12 May 2020 13:03 CET | France
French operator Free Mobile has selected a second distributor of refurbished smartphones to provide stock for its online store, ...

Iliad posts 7% revenue growth in Q1 on slower equipment sales, service revenue up 10%

Published 12 May 2020 10:29 CET | Europe
Iliad generated group revenues of EUR 1.38 billion in the three months to March, up 6.9 percent year-on-year (+11.0% in Q4). The ...

French mobile connections decrease during Q1 due to prepaid net loss

Published 08 May 2020 11:30 CET | France
In mainland France, active postpaid SIMs increased by 269,000 since December (+252,000 in Q1 2019) to reach 66.98 million at ...

French spectrum agency launches live data tool on radiation near 5G sites

Published 01 May 2020 15:24 CET | France
France's spectrum agency ANFR announced the availability of a new website that publishes live data on radio frequency (RF) ...

Orange retains lead in UFC-Que Choisir ranking of French mobile operators

Published 28 Apr 2020 10:21 CET | France
Orange has retained the highest score for quality of service among French mobile operators in the annual study compiled by ...

Bouygues Telecom offers daily hour of zero-rated video messaging app use

Published 27 Apr 2020 11:31 CET | France
French operator Bouygues Telecom has launched a new promotion to support mobile users during the Covid-19 lockdown. Until the end ...