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French operators add over 1,500 5G cell sites during March

Wednesday 7 April 2021 | 09:28 CET | News
The number of 5G cell sites emitting a signal across mainland France increased by 1,520 in March to reach 12,213 as of 01 April, according to spectrum agency ANFR. This total includes sites in or ready for commercial service, and represents 53 percent of the overall footprint on which operators are already authorised to roll out 5G services (22,857 sites). Iliad subsidiary Free Mobile remained the only French network to deploy 5G on 700 MHz spectrum, with 8,084 sites emitting a signal out of 15,985 permits secured by the operator for this frequency range.

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