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Telefonica activates first 5G antenna on 700 MHz band

Wednesday 28 July 2021 | 08:50 CET | News
Under a week after Spain held its auction of 5G-compatible frequencies in the 700 MHz band, Telefonica has used the frequencies it acquired to carry out 5G-based TV tests in the town of Alcazar de San Juan in Castilla La Mancha. The operator teamed up with Ericsson and regional television network CMM for the broadcast, for which the partners used a special backpack from Dutch vendor Mobile Viewpoint BV that comes with a 5G modems at 700 MHz and a H.265 video dongle. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Ericsson / Telefonica
Countries: Spain
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