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O2 launches LTE pilot network in Munich

Wednesday 8 September 2010 | 16:59 CET | News
Telefonica O2 Germany has launched its first pilot LTE network in Munich. Three other pilot networks are currently in development, namely in the town of Halle and the rural regions of Ebersberg, east of Munich, and Teutschenthal, west of Halle. The network in Munich enables internet download transfer rates of almost 100 Mbps, that is five times the speed currently possible via HSDPA. During launch day, O2 Germany's CEO Rene Schuster tested the new network by starting a video conference in HD on the roof of the O2 building at Georg-Brauchle-Ring. O2 uses frequencies in the 2.6 GHz range in

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Telefonica O2 Germany
Countries: Germany
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