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KPN to use 2,100 MHz band for higher 4G speeds

Wednesday 21 February 2018 | 17:08 CET | News
KPN will use its license in the 2100 MHz band for LTE carrier aggregation (CA). Thanks to the activation of the 2100 MHz band, previously used for 3G and the latest modulation techniques (256QAM), download speeds of up to 500 Mbps are possible. KPN already has 4G services in 800 MHz, 1800 MHz and 2600 MHz. Smartphones must be suitable for four-carrier aggregation. The latest smartphones on the market will, however, increasingly support this, KPN said.

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Companies: KPN
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