Free to release Freebox 7 in September at earliest

Thursday 26 May 2016 | 09:16 CET | News
French ISP Free will not release Freebox 7, the next version of its next home gateway, before the back-to-school period, founder Xavier Niel told Free community members in a video shown at the company's traditional meeting days with customers. Les Echos writes that Niel revealed nothing about the new product other than to say that it would be "very high end" ("tres haut de gamme").

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Companies: Free
Countries: France
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