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Swedish homes wrapped in 3G blanket, report shows

6 Sep 2011

A new report by Sweden’s telecoms regulator the PTS has confirmed that the 3G HSPA-based mobile networks operated by TeliaSonera, Tele2, Telenor and Hi3G Access (3) between them cover 99.6% of the country’s population. Furthermore the 450MHz CDMA2000 1xEV-DO wireless broadband network operated by Net 1 Sweden (formerly covers 99.96% of Swedish inhabitants. The report added that the first stages of TeliaSonera’s programme of substituting fixed line services with mobile technology solutions in certain uneconomic areas is progressing satisfactorily.

Sweden, Teracom Samhallsnat

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