KPN completes 4G network, reaches over 1 mln users

Tuesday 8 April 2014 | 09:48 CET | News
KPN confirmed completion of its 4G network roll-out. The deployment took 15 months. Rivals Vodafone and T-Mobile are still working on the roll-out of LTE. KPN CEO Eelco Blok said the 4G service, which now covers 95 percent of the population, has helped grow the number of customers and data usage. KPN's 4G customers use 70 percent more video than 3G customers and 2.5-4.0 times more data overall. In the first quarter, the company reached over 1 million 4G users. KPN uses a combination of 800, 1,800 and 2,600 MHz spectrum for LTE. Blok and KPN Netherlands Managing Director Joost Farwerck will

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Companies: KPN
Countries: Netherlands
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