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LatAm countries lagging behind in 700MHz spectrum availability

Monday 23 October 2017 | 11:33 CET | News
Latin American countries are still lagging seriously behind International Telecommunication Union (ITU) recommendations on the allocation of spectrum in the 700MHz and 2.5GHz bands, according to a report published by industry association 5G Americas. Describing the current situation as "far from ideal", the industry body said the vast majority of countries have yet to free up spectrum in the 700MHz band, which helps boost mobile broadband adoption rates, above all in rural and underserved areas.

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Companies: 5G Americas / ITU
Countries: Latin America
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