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TIM and Vivo to share 3G network in Brazil

Friday 12 October 2018 | 13:48 CET | News
Brazilian mobile operators TIM and Vivo have agreed to increase 3G coverage by sharing infrastructure, reports Teletime. In total, more than 570 new cities will be served by the network of the two operators. According to TIM, the partnership will allow the expansion of access and improve service for more than 131 million users. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: TIM Brasil / Vivo
Countries: Brazil
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