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Mexican 4G phones to have mandatory 700 MHz band support

Monday 27 November 2017 | 10:32 CET | News
Mexico's Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT) has announced that all LTE-compatible smartphones sold in the country will need to support the 700 MHz band with a view to facilitating mobile number portability and ensuring there are no barriers to the use of the new wholesale shared network on the 700 MHz band (Red Compartida). The announcement is part of new quality rules introduced by the watchdog to be met by mobile service providers, replacing the previous set of regulations in force since 2012. The rules will come into effect in 60 days' time and establish quality standards in voice,

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: ETSI / IFT / ITU
Countries: Mexico
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