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Movistar first operator to bring 4G to Buenos Aires metro

Thursday 10 September 2015 | 14:06 CET | News
Movistar Argentina (Telefonica) has launched 4G services on the Buenos Aires metro, the first operator to do so. Movistar currently offers 4G mobile services in 12 of the 17 stations on line B of the metro and will shortly be expanding its network to lines C and D before covering the city's entire underground in a second phase of the rollout. The stations now able to access the service are Los Incas, Parque Chas, Tronador Villa Ortuzar, Federico Lacroze, Malabia Osvaldo Pugliese, Angel Gallardo, Medrano, Pueyrredon, Pasteur, Uruguay, Lavalle, Florida and Leandro N. Alem.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Movistar Argentina / Telefonica
Countries: Argentina
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