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Orange LTE-A network delivers 500 Mbps speed in French town

Monday 10 July 2017 | 10:06 CET | News
Orange France has chosen the French town of Villefranche-sur-Saone (Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes region) for an LTE-A network upgrade enabling theoretical 680 Mbps speeds and currently delivering over 500 Mbps in independent tests. The upgrade was achieved using Nokia's network equipment and tri-band aggregation, combined with 4×4 MIMO and 256QAM technologies. The 500 Mbps download speed was recorded using a Sony Xperia XZ Premium in measurement tests carried out in real conditions by nPerf.

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