0
Wireless

PTS says 60% of Sweden has 4G reception in autumn 2014

Tuesday 3 March 2015 | 00:42 CET | News
The Swedish postal and telcoms regulator PTS said by autumn 2014, the 4G mobile network covered 60 percent of Sweden's territory, providing services at approximately 10 Mbps. This is a rise of almost 20 percentage points, it said. The number of mast sites that have been upgraded to faster 3G and to LTE has gone up by more than 2,500. Voice service coverage is little changed from 2013 at about 83 percent of the territory. The most sparsely populated counties have the worst coverage, both for voice services and mobile broadband. PTS said it is looking into using the 700 MHz band for better

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Countries: Sweden
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

LTE


Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

PTS extends terms for use of 900 MHz band for voice services

Published 24 Sep 2015 11:58 CET | Sweden
Swedish postal and telecoms regulator PTS has extended requirements for operators in the 900 MHz band to secure long-term access ...

PTS corrects 4G coverage rate in report after Telia error

Published 15 May 2015 12:27 CET | Sweden
Swedish postal and telecoms watchdog PTS has amended the report on mobile coverage in 2014 in that it had published in early ...

PTS to watch TeliaSonera more closely in 2015

Published 11 Mar 2015 13:03 CET | Sweden
Swedish postal and telecoms regulator PTS said it has set out its plan for competition monitoring in 2015. It will give greater ...

Swedish PTS seeks comments on use of 1800 MHz band

Published 04 Mar 2015 11:18 CET | Sweden
Swedish postal and telecoms regulator PTS is inviting comments on its preliminary study of use in the future of the ...

Swedish mobile, fixed grids go out of service on 23 February

Published 24 Feb 2015 12:11 CET | Sweden
Tele2 Sweden said its mobile and fixed communications networks were out of service for some time on 23 February, as were several ...

PTS plans to analyse big variation in fixed broadband prices

Published 13 Feb 2015 12:18 CET | Sweden
Swedish postal and telecoms regulator PTS said there is a great variation in prices for fibre connections to detached homes and ...

Swedish users most dislike dropped calls and web cut-offs

Published 09 Jan 2015 12:33 CET | Sweden
Swedish postal and telecoms regulator PTS said most of the complaints it received in the final quarter of 2014 concerned dropped ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

04 May 6G Symposium
05 May Dell Technologies World
06 May Teleste Q1 2021
06 May Gogo Q1 2021
06 May TDC Q1 2021
06 May Ice Group Q1 2021
06 May Freenet Q1 2021
06 May RTL Group Q1 2021
06 May Pexip Q1 2021
06 May Avaya fiscal Q2
06 May Roku Q1 2021
06 May Vonage Q1 2021
06 May Cable One Q1 2021
06 May Motorola Solutions Q1 2021
06 May EchoStar Q1
06 May Globalstar Q1
06 May IAC Q1 2021
06 May Uniti Q1 2021
06 May PCTEL Q1 2021
07 May Cellnex Q1 2021
07 May TDS, US Cellular Q1
07 May Telus International Q1 2021
10 May Boingo Wireless Q1 2021
10 May Ceva Q1 2021
10 May Weibo Q1 2021
10 May 8x8 fiscal Q4 results
10 May NortonLifeLock fiscal Q4, investors day
10 May Synchronoss Q1
11 May Magyar Telekom Q1 2021
11 May Radcom Q1 2021
::: More Calendar Items