0
Wireless

Optus, Telstra win 850/900 MHz spectrum in Australia

Wednesday 8 December 2021 | 08:00 CET | News
Australian operators Optus and Telstra have won spectrum in the Australian Communications and Media Authority's latest spectrum auction. All 16 lots available were allocated, the ACMA said. The government raised a total revenue of AUD 2.09 billion, equivalent to AUD 1.21/MHz/pop, from this spectrum auction.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: ACMA / Australian Communications and Media Authority / Optus / Telstra
Countries: Australia
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

5G


Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Optus adds two Mobile Black Spot sites in regional South Australia

Published 14 Dec 2021 06:36 CET | Australia
Australian operator Optus has deployed new towers in Ettrick and in Marama, as part of the Australian Government's Mobile Black ...

Optus online and retail stores to offer smart device collections

Published 08 Dec 2021 08:12 CET | Australia
Australian operator Optus has introduced its Optus Smart Spaces offering at online and retail stores. Applying its digital ...

TPG Telecom expands 5G coverage to 85% of Australian population, intros 5G standalone core

Published 15 Nov 2021 08:02 CET | Australia
Australian operator TPG Telecom has announced it has reached over 85 percent 5G population coverage in 10 of Australia's largest ...

Australia opens applications for low band 5G spectrum auction

Published 01 Sep 2021 07:52 CET | Australia
The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has opened applications for the upcoming 2021 auction of 5G spectrum in ...

Australia increases bidding limits for upcoming low-band spectrum auction

Published 09 Aug 2021 08:32 CET | Australia
Optus has welcomed the announcement by Paul Fletcher, Australia's Minister for Communications, Urban Infrastructure, Cities and ...

TPG Telecom to acquire 5G spectrum in 3.6 GHz band from Dense Air

Published 02 Aug 2021 08:29 CET | Australia
Australian operator TPG Telecom has agreed to acquire additional 5G spectrum holdings in the 3.6 GHz band from Dense Air. ...

Optus reaches 1 million 5G devices on network, launches first mmWave locations

Published 20 May 2021 06:42 CET | Australia
Australian operator Optus has switched on its first six 5G mmWave commercial sites in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. The ...

Optus to relocate 2100MHz spectrum for 4G, 5G services from April 2022

Published 30 Apr 2021 06:51 CET | Australia
Australian operator Optus has announced plans to launch a network technology refresh from late April 2022, reallocating its ...

Australia consults on 850/900 MHz draft legislative instruments

Published 27 Apr 2021 09:48 CET | Australia
The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has launched public consultations on draft legislative instruments for ...

Telstra, Optus, TPG win 26GHz spectrum licenses in Australia

Published 23 Apr 2021 08:20 CET | Australia
The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has announced the winners of its 26GHz spectrum licenses auction. Dense ...

Australia opens applications for 5G mmWave spectrum auction

Published 14 Dec 2020 08:51 CET | Australia
The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has opened applications for the auction of high-band 5G spectrum, ...

Australia to re-allocate 850 and 900 MHz spectrum for 4G and 5G mobile services

Published 05 Nov 2020 10:17 CET | Australia
The Australian government has announced it will re-allocate spectrum in the 850 and 900 MHz frequency bands to support 4G and 5G ...

Australian govt to invest more than AUD 29 mln in 5G rollout

Published 02 Oct 2020 10:23 CET | Australia
The Australian government has announced plans to invest AUD 29.2 million to trial 5G use across different industry sectors and ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

25 Jan Ericsson Q4 2021
25 Jan Verizon Q4 2021
25 Jan Microsoft fiscal Q2
25 Jan F5 fiscal Q1
25 Jan European 5G Conference
26 Jan AT&T Q4 2021
26 Jan Crown Castle Q4 2021
26 Jan Corning Q4 2021
26 Jan Intel Q4 2021
26 Jan Calix Q4 2021
27 Jan Juniper Networks Q4 2021
27 Jan STMicroelectronics Q4 2021
27 Jan Extreme Networks fiscal Q2
27 Jan MTN Nigeria Q4 2021
27 Jan Rogers Communications Q4 2021
27 Jan Elisa Q4 2021
27 Jan Comcast Q4 2021
27 Jan Samsung Electronics Q4 2021
27 Jan Apple fiscal Q1
27 Jan FCC meeting
28 Jan SK Hynix Q4
28 Jan Telia Lithuania Q4 2021
28 Jan Telia Company Q4 2021
28 Jan Charter Communications Q4
::: More Calendar Items