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T-Mobile NL tests tri-carrier aggregation with 3G spectrum

Wednesday 29 June 2016 | 13:09 CET | News
T-Mobile Netherlands has started a test in Woerden of tri-carrier aggregation, using part of its 3G spectrum in the 2,100 MHz band. Half the frequencies under its UMTS licence have been devoted to the test, which is the first in the Netherlands to use the 2,100 MHz band for LTE. This boost the 4G capacity to 40 MHz, supporting theoretical speeds of 300 Mbps download. T-Mobile holds two 3G licences of 2x10MHz, with the second acquired from the former Orange Netherlands. The pilot will look at how LTE-Advanced works in the 2,100 MHz band. The operator is not yet changing the maximum speeds of

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Companies: T-Mobile Netherlands
Countries: Netherlands
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