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Ofcom confirms spectrum-sharing plans and adds 26GHz spectrum

Thursday 25 July 2019 | 13:53 CET | News
The spectrum to be made available under the plan is in the 1800 MHz and 2300 MHz bands currently used for mobile services and the 3.8-4.2 GHz 5G band as originally proposed. Ofcom announced that spectrum in the 26 GHz band, earmarked for future 5G use, will also be included.

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