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Vodafone Netherlands to stop using 3G network from 2020

Friday 15 December 2017 | 09:58 CET | News
Vodafone Netherlands will stop offering mobile internet via 3G from January 2020. The operator said it will use the extra spectrum to increase capacity on 4G/LTE and 4G+/LTE-Advanced networks. The operator, part of VodafoneZiggo, has, like KPN and T-Mobile, been using unused 3G spectrum for 4G services for some time.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Vodafone Netherlands / VodafoneZiggo
Countries: Netherlands
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For the GPS industry may also have some impact, but Mictrack has released the 4G GPS tracker MT600 suppport 4G & 2G
Mictrack @ 1/2/2018 - 12:16

it is so interrsting for such a decision to phase out the 3G. I beleive it is wise since 4G is an evolvef technology to 3G in terms of speed. The only concern is related to the CSFB which needs to be managed and optimized between the 4G & 2G.
Nabeel Mhmd @ 19/12/2017 - 09:07


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