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Telefonica's 5G coverage reaches 800 Spanish localities - report

Monday 7 December 2020 | 14:10 CET | News
Telefonica has activated its 5G network in a total of over 800 Spanish localities, well on the way to reaching its year-end target of 921 towns and cities, reports Expansion. The coverage includes all of Spain's 50 provincial capitals and represents around 65 percent of the country's population, said the report, adding that the company is currently using the 3.5 GHz band, together with mid-band (1800-2100 MHz) frequencies, for the initial coverage thanks to DSS (Dynamic Spectrum Sharing) equipment that can operate with 4G and 5G at the same time.

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Companies: Ericsson / Nokia / Telefonica
Countries: Spain
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