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Mexico assesses options for 2.5 GHz band auction

Thursday 9 June 2016 | 13:22 CET | News
Mexico's Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT) is evaluating various options for a future auction of spectrum in the 2.5 GHz frequency band, reports El Economista. The band may be tendered through the combinatorial clock auction (CCA) format previously used in the AWS spectrum auction, but that is not the only option on the cards. Other key factors to consider before the launch of the tender for 130 MHz in the 2.5 GHz band are the number of blocks to auction, the coverage (national or regional) and whether FDD or TDD technology is more suitable to exploit the frequencies.

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Companies: IFT
Countries: Mexico
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