Nokia and SFR Conduct a 5G New Radio Call using 3.5 GHz spectrum


Nokia and SFR have announced the successful completion of a 5G call, using the 3GPP-compliant 5G New Radio (NR) system over-the-air on the 3.5GHz frequency band. The test took place on  May 3rd, 2018, at the Nokia 5G Test Network and Competence Center in Paris-Saclay, France.

SFR Launches Commercial LTE Services in Paris


French operator SFR has introduced commercial LTE services in Paris. Nokia Solutions and Networks has provided network infrastructure for 4G LTE network on the 800 MHz and 2600 MHz frequency bands.

SFR Reveals LTE Network Expansion Plan


SFR, the French telecom operator, has launched LTE in Lille and revealed network roll out plan for the second half of 2013. Operator plans national coverage with LTE in 55 cities by the end of the year.

SFR Selects Nokia Siemens Networks, Launches LTE in Paris La Défense

Nokia Siemens Networks

French carrier SFR has launched commercial LTE services in Paris La Défense. Operator has selected Nokia Siemens Networks as radio supplier to implement its 4G LTE network and upgrade its existing GSM and 3G networks in major French cities.

SFR to Launch LTE Service in November


French mobile operator SFR plans to launch 4G LTE service on 28 November this year. The operator had earlier scheduled the launch in early 2013 but now it has advanced the launch date. SFR will introduce LTE first in Lyon followed by other cities.

SFR offers free Femtocell in France

French mobile operator SFR is offering free femtocells to all of its 10+ million 3G customers.