0
Wireless

Telefonica's 4G service reaches 95% of Spanish population

Monday 13 June 2016 | 09:20 CET | News
Telefonica has expanded its 4G service to cover 3,596 localities, equivalent to 95 percent of Spain's population, reports website ADSL Zone. The coverage is set to increase to 96 percent of the population by the end of the year via 14,000 LTE antennas, including 7,500 connected to the 800 MHz band that was freed up to 4G services last year. Vodafone's 4G network also covers around 95 percent of the country's population and is currently present in around 3,000 localities, while Orange's network reached around 87 percent of the population at the end of April.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Orange / Telefonica / Vodafone
Countries: Spain
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

LTE


Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Vodafone Spain service revenues up for 1st time since 2008

Published 22 Jul 2016 10:55 CET | Spain
Vodafone Spain posted a rise in organic service revenues of 1.3 percent to EUR 1.13 billion in the quarter to June, reversing a ...

Telefonica invests EUR 1.2 mln to improve Murcia 4G network

Published 13 Jul 2016 09:10 CET | Spain
Telefonica has announced an investment of EUR 1.2 million to improve the capacity of its 4G network in the major tourist ...

Telefonica spends EUR 2.5 mln to boost Balearics 4G services

Published 05 Jul 2016 16:23 CET | Spain
Telefonica has announced an investment of EUR 2.5 million to improve the capacity of its 4G networks in the major tourist ...

Telefonica Spain sales inch up as OIBDA rises 2% in Q1

Published 29 Apr 2016 08:25 CET | Spain
Telefonica's Spanish unit (Telefonica Espana) reported revenues of EUR 3.13 billion in the first quarter of 2016, up 0.2 percent ...

Spain leads Europe in smartphone and smart TV use - study

Published 04 Apr 2016 14:42 CET | Spain
Spain remains the most connected country in Europe, with the continent's highest smartphone and smart TV penetration rate, ...

Telefonica Spain consolidates return to growth in Q4

Published 26 Feb 2016 08:31 CET | Spain
Telefonica's Spanish unit (Telefonica Espana) reported revenues of EUR 3.06 billion in the fourth quarter of 2015, up 0.8 percent ...

Movistar, Vodafone lead Spain 4G speeds - study

Published 04 Feb 2016 14:40 CET | Spain
Movistar (Telefonica) and Vodafone have the fastest 4G networks in Spain, according to the latest mobile internet update from ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

18 Feb Magyar Telekom Q4 2019
18 Feb Hrvatski Telekom Q4 2019
18 Feb Ceva Q4 2019
18 Feb TiVo Q4 2019
18 Feb Vonage Q4 2019
18 Feb Smartone H1 results
19 Feb Dish Network Q4 2019
19 Feb OTE Q4 2019
19 Feb Spark H1 results
19 Feb Technicolor Capital Markets Day
19 Feb Telefonica Brasil Q4 2019
19 Feb Ribbon Communications Q4 2019
19 Feb Gilat Satellite Networks Q4 2019
19 Feb Analog Devices fiscal Q1
19 Feb Telefonica Deutschland Q4 2019
19 Feb Deutsche Telekom Q4 2019
19 Feb CyrusOne Q4 2019
19 Feb Future Generation Optical Transport Networks Summit 2020
20 Feb Axiata Q4 2019
20 Feb Starhub Q4 2019
20 Feb Windstream Q4
20 Feb Interdigital Q4 2019
20 Feb Consolidated Communications Q4 2019
20 Feb Commscope Q4 2019
20 Feb Bouygues Q4 2019
20 Feb SBA Communications Q4 2019
20 Feb Intelsat Q4 2019
20 Feb Liberty Latin America Q4 2019
20 Feb Telefonica Q4 2019
20 Feb OTE EGM
::: More Calendar Items