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Movistar Peru expands Iquitos 4G network

Monday 27 May 2019 | 12:02 CET | News
Movistar Peru (Telefonica) has announced the expansion of 4G services in the city of Iquitos, the largest metropolis in the Peruvian Amazon. Around half a million local residents will now be able to access high-speed broadband connectivity at speeds up to 15 times the previous capacity, said the operator. The company has recently installed 6 new base stations to boost the city's coverage and reinforced 7 other base stations with 4G technology in the districts of Punchana, Iquitos, San Juan Bautista and Belen

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