Deutsche Telekom expands mobile coverage at 651 sites in Germany

04 July 2024

Deutsche Telekom has announced the expansion of mobile coverage at 651 sites in the past four weeks, up to 18 June 2024.

Telekom said this initiative includes the construction of 87 new locations capable of delivering both 4G and 5G frequencies. Additionally, the company has increased capacity at 564 existing sites, with 69 now transmitting 5G for the first time.

On the 3.6GHz frequency band, Deutsche Telekom now operates approximately 11,900 5G antennas, providing coverage across over 900 cities and municipalities. Users can experience download speeds of up to 1Gbps, significantly enhancing connectivity across Germany.

Deutsche Telekom highlighted that more than 96% of households can access its 5G network, while 99% have access to 4G services. Looking ahead, Telekom aims to achieve 99% population coverage with 5G by the end of 2025.