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T-Mobile USA starts LTE tests

Friday 15 June 2012 | 09:06 CET | News
T-Mobile USA said it's started LTE tests on its network and plans to introduce LTE Release 10 equipment in the trials this summer. Last month the operator announced agreements with Ericsson and Nokia Siemens Networks to support the launch of LTE services next year. This also includes a modernization of 37,000 cell sites. By the end of this month T-Mobile expects new equipment to be installed at the first 400 modernized GSM / HSPA+ sites. This number should grow to over 2,500 sites by the end of July. As new equipment is in place, it's starting up HSPA+ services in the 1900 MHz band, as some

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Nokia Siemens Networks / T-Mobile USA
Countries: United States
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