Vodafone has already begun to offer 4G in seven Spanish cities as announced last Monday press conference where also reported how it has structured its 3 G according to the demand of traffic network already having updated the coverage usually with HSPA up to 14 Mbps in populations below the 25,000 inhabitants, up to 21 Mbps in cities of up to 200,000 people and up to 43 Mbps in 32 cities largest population but do not specify much more.
After getting in touch with Vodafone to deepen on the current situation of its 3 G network, today we bring you a map of coverage with the cities that have already deployed HSPA + Dual Carrier up to 43 Mbps and the areas where they have already deployed 3g 900 MHz band Thanks to the refarming that improves indoor coverage.
- 32 cities are updated with Dual Carrier HSPA with maximum speeds of up to 43 Mbps download and 5.8 in ascent. They are as follows: Albacete, Alicante, Badajoz, Barcelona, Bilbao, Burgos, Cartagena, Castellón de la Plana, Cordoba, La Coruña, San Sebastian, Elche, Gijón, Granada, Jerez de la Frontera, Lleida, Logroño, Madrid, Malaga, Murcia, Oviedo, Palma de Mallorca, Las Palmas, Pamplona, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Santander, Seville, Valencia, Valladolid, Vitoria and Zaragoza (including all its cities bedroom).
- 27 cities are updated by refarming of the 900 band to improve coverage inside of buildings in high-speed data. They are as follows: Sevilla, Malaga, Tenerife, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Badajoz, Mérida, Cáceres, Córdoba, Murcia, Jaén, Jerez de la Frontera, Granada, Barcelona, Zaragoza, Bilbao, Madrid, La Coruña, Lugo, Orense, Santiago de Compostela, Vigo, Valencia, Palma de Mallorca, Oviedo, Gijón, Pontevedra and Burgos.
With respect to its rivals, highlights the different deployment that the operators are engaged not only in relation to LTE but also in relation to the refarming which include the 26 cities of Vodafone with Orange confirmed we have practically equated coverage at 900 MHz of 2 G and 3 G networks while on the other hand, just hear you about a Dual Carrier Orange. What of the deployments will be that most interested users at the moment, 3G or 4G?