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GSMA report proves LTE and TV can coexist in Brazil

Sunday 19 January 2014 | 18:17 CET | News
The GSMA released findings of a new study from ATDI 1, which proves that careful planning of spectrum usage can mitigate potential interference from mobile (LTE) and broadcast services (TV). In October, Brazilian regulator Anatel decided to allocate the digital dividend and adopt the Asia Pacific (APT) 700 MHz band plan for new LTE mobile services. Forecasts show that using the 700 MHz band for mobile broadband would create an additional USD 1.4 billion to GDP and generating additional tax revenue of USD 1.3 billion by 2020. The study focused on the cities of Brasilia, Campinas and Sao Paulo

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Anatel / GSMA-India
Countries: Brazil
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