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KPN starts testing 1,800 MHz spectrum on LTE network

Wednesday 3 July 2013 | 16:19 CET | News
KPN has confirmed plans to start using 1,800 MHz band spectrum to raise the speed of its LTE network. In addition to its 800 MHz spectrum, the network will be able to reach theoretical speeds of 100 Mbps download and 50 Mbps upload over LTE-1800. The new spectrum will be tested initially on the campus of the university TU Delft, before rolling out later in 2013 and being deployed on a wider scale in 2014. KPN is providing a number of students at the university with tablets to test the new service for three months and share their experiences with applications such as downloading large files

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Companies: KPN / Surfnet
Countries: Netherlands
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