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Vodafone New Zealand rolls out carrier aggregation

Tuesday 20 October 2015 | 12:41 CET | News
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Vodafone New Zealand announced the roll-out of Carrier Aggregation (CA), allowing different bands of radio spectrum to be paired at mobile cell sites across the country. Early testing has shown the technology delivers a significant increase in download speeds for 4G users; the average speed increases up to 56 percent in some locations. Upgrades have been completed at 72 sites around the country, including Cambridge, Kerikeri, Napier, Blenheim and some sites in Auckland, with more planned for 2016. Carrier aggregation is well-suited to Vodafone's 4G spectrum bands 700 MHz, 1800 MHz and 2600

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Vodafone New Zealand
Countries: New Zealand
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