TeliaSonera launches LTE in Denmark’s largest cities

10 Dec 2010

TeliaSonera has announced the launch of Denmark’s first commercial Long Term Evolution (LTE) services in the cities of Copenhagen, Aarhus, Odense and Aalborg. The Swedish company, which operates in Denmark under the Telia brand, expects to cover 75% of the Danish population with 4G technology by end-2011. Telia Denmark’s LTE network has been supplied by Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN), while the USB dongles are provided by Samsung. ‘We are proud to be the first operator in Denmark to offer our customers 4G. We launch 4G in the largest Danish cities, where there is a high demand for fast mobile broadband services. We have an aggressive rollout plan for 4G and expect to cover 75% of the population during 2011,’ commented Jesper Brockner Nielsen, head of TeliaSonera Mobility Services in Denmark. Telia Denmark’s LTE service is priced at DKK399 (USD70.9) per month.