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France ends 2022 with 38,132 approved 5G websites


In France, cellular operators are at present offering 5G providers via spectrum within the 700 MHz, 2.1 GHz and three.5 GHz bands

France had a complete of 38,132 approved 5G websites as of January 1, of which 29,315 had been declared technically operational by native operators, in line with the newest month-to-month report revealed by France’s spectrum company ANFR.

The company famous that the variety of approved 5G websites over the last month of 2022 elevated by 1.5% in comparison with the earlier month.

The company additionally mentioned that just about all the 5G websites have been approved on current mobile websites, already utilized by 2G, 3G or 4G applied sciences.

In France, cellular operators are at present offering 5G providers via spectrum in 700 MHz, 2.1 GHz and three.5 GHz bands.

ANFR mentioned {that a} whole of 20,881 websites are approved within the 700 MHz band (Free Cell), of which 16,519 are already technically operational. Additionally, ANFR mentioned that 16,722 websites are approved within the 2.1 GHz band (Bouygues Telecom, Orange and SFR), however 10,648 are technically operational.

In the meantime, 23,291 websites are approved within the 3.5 GHz band (Bouygues Telecom, Free Cell, Orange and SFR), of which 16,228 are declared technically operational.

Free Cell had the very best variety of operational 5G websites as of the top of December, with 16,524, adopted by Bouygues Telecom (9,514), SFR (8,388) and Orange (5,601).

A number of the approved 5G websites are shared by the cellular operators, ANFR mentioned.

As well as, 59,377 4G websites had been approved in mainland France as of January 1, of which 54,694 are in service.

Free Cell, a subsidiary of Illiad, mentioned its 5G footprint at present covers 87% of the nation’s inhabitants, in line with the provider’s web site. Free Cell mentioned that its 5G community at present reaches 9,764 municipalities throughout France.

For its 5G community, Free Cell makes use of frequencies within the 700 MHz band in addition to frequencies within the 3.5 GHz band which Free acquired in a French spectrum public sale in 2020.

In the meantime, Bouygues Telecom initially launched 5G in 20 cities throughout France in December 2020. The telco at present offers 5G protection in almost 12,000 cities and municipalities throughout France. A number of the massive cities the place the telco offers 5G embrace Paris, Marseille, Lyon, Toulouse, Good, Nantes, Montpellier, Strasbourg, Bordeaux and Lille.

French telco Orange has already deployed 5G in almost 900 municipalities throughout the nation, offering protection to 38% of inhabitants in metropolitan areas. A number of the preliminary cities coated by Orange’s 5G community embrace Marseille, Good, Le Mans and Angers. Orange initially launched business 5G providers in 15 municipalities originally of December 2020.

In the meantime, SFR initially launched its 5G business community in Good in November 2020. In keeping with the corporate’s web site, SFR at present offers 5G providers in 6,200 municipalities throughout France.

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