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Orange to test 5G use cases with 26 GHz trials in Chatillon and Rennes

Tuesday 8 October 2019 | 10:24 CET | News
Orange has received the green light to use the 26 GHz band for 5G testing in France. Earlier this year, telecom regulator Arcep invited operators to apply for trial spectrum in this band to create 5G pilot platforms open to other market players. The Orange Gardens 5G Lab in Chatillon (Ile-de-France region) will be one of the new testing sites to benefit from 26 GHz frequencies, in addition to the ongoing 5G trials using 3.5 GHz spectrum. As announced in April, Orange will also open a second trial in Rennes, at the city's train station, in collaboration with Nokia and French state-owned

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