TeliaSonera Finland expands LTE network to 50 cities

9 Nov 2012

TeliaSonera Finland has announced that 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) services are now available in 50 locations after expanding coverage to a number of new towns and cities including Kajaani, Kokkola, Kotka, Lappeenranta, Naantali, Rauma, Salo and Savonlinna. The cellco’s director of mobile business, Marek Hintze, said: ‘The 4G building programme has continued apace in the late summer and autumn. In most cities we launched the first LTE service’. The company also revealed that in parallel to its LTE rollout it is deploying dual carrier technology over its 3G network, bringing maximum theoretical speeds of 42Mbps to more than 160 locations in Finland.

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