Orange expands low-range spectrum to 90 MHz

Tuesday 17 November 2015 | 23:37 CET | News
Orange France has over 90 MHz of spectrum and 30 MHz of low-range 'golden' frequencies after purchasing 10 MHz of 700 MHz spectrum in the auction held on 16-17 November. Orange said it paid EUR 932 million for the frequencies, the average paid for such spectrum in major European countries. The operator sees the low-range airwaves as crucial to the group's Essentials2020 strategic plan, as their strong propagation properties will contribute to delivering a top-notch customer experience at a time of exponential network traffic growth. The 700 MHz will be used to boost capacity and speed for

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Arcep / Bouygues Telecom / Free Mobile / Numericable-SFR / Orange Business France
Countries: France
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