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Orange France joins Bouygues and SFR in using 2.1 GHz band for LTE

Thursday 21 September 2017 | 11:19 CET | News
Orange France has received the green light from telecom regulator Arcep to use its 2.1 GHz spectrum for LTE services. In June, Arcep approved a similar request from Bouygues Telecom and SFR, applying the principle of technological neutrality to their 2.1 GHz frequency licences.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Arcep / Orange France
Countries: France
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