T-MOBILE EXTENDS LTE COVERAGE TO MOST OF PRAGUE’S POPULATION

Prague’s LTE coverage has been extended to more than 75% of the city’s population
The LTE network now covers Prague’s Smíchov, Hradčany, Vysočany, Uhříněves districts, among other

Prague, 10 July 2014 – T-Mobile has launched its LTE network in more parts of Prague. The operator’s fastest internet service is now available to more than 75% of the population of the Czech capital.

“We have made another important step towards fulfilling our promise that the signal of our fastest mobile internet will be available to all residents of Prague by October this year,” says Milan Hába, Vice President Category and Products at T-Mobile, adding: “Naturally, we haven’t forgotten about rural areas and we will soon announce the launch of LTE in other districts.”

The following districts of the Czech capital are newly covered with LTE signal – Střížkov, Kobylisy, Prosek, Vysočany, Libeň, Karlín, Bubeneč, Nové Město, Smíchov, Malá Strana, Hradčany, Josefov, Strahov, Cholupice, Písnice, Kunratice, Průhonice, Vestec, Hrnčíře, Šeberov, Nupaky, Kolovraty, Uhříněves, Benice, Netluky, Koloděje, Dubeček, Dubeč, Horní Měcholupy, Újezd nad Lesy, Klánovice, Běchovice, Šestajovice, Satalice, Březiněves and Ďáblice.

T-Mobile is planning to soon launch LTE in Prague’s areas of Velká Chuchle, Točná, Zličín, Ruzyně, Střešovice, Letná, Holešovice, Dolní Chabry and Staré Město. In August, the LTE network will be expanded to Radotín, Slivenec, Zadní Kopanina, Hlubočepy, Barrandov, Řeporyje, Stodůlky, Zličín, Motol, Liboc, Veleslavín, Vokovice, Nebušice, Břevnov, Radlice, Lysolaje, Sedlec, Bohnice, Trója and Čimice. In September and October, the remaining areas of Prague will be covered with the LTE signal.

The operator is also continuing to cover rural areas with its LTE network. In summer, T-Mobile plans to launch LTE in parts of the districts of Česká Lípa, České Budějovice, Domažlice, Jičín, Louny, Prachatice, Příbram, Strakonice and Tachov.


 
About the Company

T-Mobile Czech Republic, a member of the international telecommunications group Deutsche Telekom, is with its almost 6.2 million customers the number-one operator in the Czech market. T-Mobile is an integrated operator: in addition to converged telecommunications services, it offers TV and comprehensive ICT solutions. It provides outstanding services in the high-speed network, which was proved repeatedly by benchmark testing performed by umlaut (former P3) with Best-in-Test seal.

T-Mobile Czech Republic places emphasis on taking a responsible approach to the environment and society. It adheres to fair business practices, helps beneficial applications and services to see the light of day, supports non-profit organizations, small businesses and individuals, and lends a helping hand whenever crisis situations arise. The company’s employees serve as volunteers in many places across the entire Czech Republic.

More information about the company is available at www.t-mobile.cz, www.t-press.cz (the portal for journalists), www.t-mobile.cz/pomahame (information on the company’s CSR activities) and www.rozjezdy.cz (T-Mobile Takeoffs of the Year – a program to support small businesses).

Contact details of the press unit: press@t-press.cz.