Telia 5G available in 20 Swedish cities

16 Dec 2020

Swedish telco Telia says its 5G mobile network is now live in 20 cities, with plans to expand its footprint to match that of its 4G network, which reaches 99% of Sweden’s population and 90% of the territory. The expansion will follow the award of new 5G spectrum, which is expected next year. The firm says it will be investing billions of kroner under a five-year deal with equipment partner Ericsson.

‘Our networks have never been more important. The recent hardships associated with the pandemic have really shown how dependent we all are on a fast and stable connection and modern services. It is a prerequisite for a sustainable digital economy. That is why we are now continuing to invest and develop our mobile networks in order to give even more customers access to a connected community,’ said Anders Olsson, CEO of Telia Sweden.

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