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Vodafone Turkey launches live trial of GSM/LTE spectrum

Saturday 29 April 2017 | 06:50 CET | News
Vodafone Turkey launched what it calls the first live commercial trial of GSM/LTE (GL) spectrum sharing on its network in the city of Diyarbakir, on the banks of the Tigris River in the South East of Turkey. Algorithms developed by Huawei were used to enable greater flexibility in the way that blocks of 900 MHz spectrum could carry both 4G (LTE) and 2G (GSM) traffic. Vodafone Turkey launched 4.5G services on 1 April, 2016.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Huawei / Vodafone Turkey
Countries: Turkey
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