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Over 23,000 LTE cell sites in operation in France

Thursday 7 July 2016 | 10:51 CET | News
French spectrum agency ANFR reports that 26,619 cell sites were authorised for LTE and 23,127 were in service as of 1 June. The number of authorised sites rose by 2.3 percent from Mayl for all bands combined, with 18,134 in the 800 MHz band (+3.8% in a month), 12,586 in the 1,800 MHz band (+7%) and 18,043 in the 2.6 GHz band (+1.5%). A total of 120 sites have been authorised for the 700 MHz band (+0%). As of 1 June, Orange had LTE 8,988 sites in operation, Bouygues Telecom 8,346, Free Mobile 6,571 and Numericable-SFR 6,828.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: ANFR / Bouygues Telecom / Free Mobile / Numericable / Orange / SFR
Countries: France
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