T-Mobile picks Ericsson to expand LTE coverage, capacity

Wednesday 24 September 2014 | 09:52 CET | News
Ericsson was selected to provide equipment and services to help US wireless carrier T-Mobile continue expanding its nationwide LTE network, improve in-building, highway and rural performance, and expand the availability of high-quality VoLTE services. The contract is an expansion of T-Mobile's groundbreaking 2012 network transformation project with Ericsson and includes RBS 6000 base station equipment, installation and integration of 700,1900 and 1700/2100 MHz LTE-Advanced radio sites and tuning services.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: MetroPCS / T-Mobile
Countries: United States
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