SFR launches LTE-A in Montpellier

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French operator Numericable-SFR has launched LTE-A service in its fifth city, Montpellier, after rollouts in Toulon, Toulouse, Lyon and Marseille. SFR aggregates 800 MHz and 2.6 GHz spectrum for its 4G+ service, with a theoretical peak download speed of 187.5 Mbps. SFR customers on LTE plans pay no surcharge for the faster network. Market leader Orange France now offers LTE-A in 17 cities. Bouygues Telecom and Free have authorisations for LTE-A, but have not upgraded their networks yet.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Numericable-SFR / Orange France
Countries: France
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