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Siminn 4G network reaches 98% of Icelandic population

Monday 24 July 2017 | 13:24 CET | News

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Icelandic telecoms operator Siminn said that its 4G mobile network now reaches 98 percent of the population. Dozens of new transmissions have been installed during the year, providing higher speeds, despite the 100 percent increase in data usage year on year.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Siminn
Countries: Iceland
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