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Free to release Freebox V6 by November

Thursday 22 April 2010 | 08:34 CET | News
French broadband group Iliad's co-founder and vice chairman, Xavier Niel, announced at a recent meeting at its headquarters attended by various associations that are clients of its Free and Alice subsidiaries, that version 6 of the Freebox gateway would be released in August at the earliest, and definitely by the end of November, writes ITespresso. Niel was tight lipped about the new functions included in the upgraded device. Press reports have speculated about the possible integration of femtocell's ahead of the launch of Free Mobile, but other surprises may be in store from Free, which has

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Companies: Alice / Free / Free Mobile / Iliad
Countries: France
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