Orange France to start using LTE-A this summer

Friday 18 April 2014 | 08:43 CET | News
Orange France will start using LTE Advanced this summer with its partners Qualcomm and Ericsson, the operator's director of networks, Jean-Luc Vuillemin, told Les Echos. Orange, which is now testing the technology in Saclay, near Paris, previously said it would trial LTE-A in Bordeaux. The country's other MNOs, Bouygues and SFR, are also testing the technology. Bouygues has already announced a commercial launch in June with Huawei equipment in Bordeaux and with Ericsson equipment in Lyon. It will extend the service to other cities in September. SFR, which tested LTE-A in Marseille in October,

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Bouygues Telecom / Huawei China / Orange France / Qualcomm / SFR
Countries: France
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