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O2 UK's 4G service now covers 6,000 towns

Wednesday 13 April 2016 | 10:53 CET | News
O2 UK's 4G service now covers 6,000 towns across the UK, providing 87 percent coverage to the outdoor population. O2 launched the 4G network in August 2013 and is expanding coverage as part of its GBP 3 billion network modernisation programme. It is obligated to provide 98 percent indoor population coverage by end-2017.

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Companies: O2 UK
Countries: United Kingdom
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