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Sequans, Telefonica make first European live LTE-M data call

Tuesday 14 February 2017 | 13:45 CET | News
LTE chipmaker Sequans Communications and Telefonica have announced the completion of the first live LTE Cat M1 data call in Europe during a test conducted at the operator's Innovation Lab in Madrid. During the trial, an IoT device powered by Sequans' Monarch LTE-M / NB-IoT chip successfully communicated with an LTE base station over-the-air. Telefonica said the first live LTE-M data call represented a major milestone on the way to a commercial LTE-M network launch, supporting cost-effective, widespread deployment of IoT.

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Companies: Sequans / Telefonica
Countries: Spain / World
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