Telefónica Deutschland / O2 is continuing its own network expansion offensive in 2021 – with a much stronger focus on 5G and the technological transformation of the network. Following the largest 4G network expansion program in the company’s history with over 11,000 new 4G transmitters in the previous year, O2 is now igniting the 5G expansion turbo. Find out more about o2 Germany 5G news below.
In addition, as a pioneer, O2 is focusing on technological innovations, 5G standalone, Open RAN and exciting 5G industry solutions via the cloud this year.
“Our O2 network is stronger than ever and on par with the competition. We have done our homework on network rollout and now provide 99 percent of the population with fast 4G. Now we are launching our 5G rollout turbo,” said Markus Haas, CEO of Telefónica Deutschland / O2. “We have ambitious expansion plans to get the full power out of our O2 network. In addition, we are closing the last coverage gaps. Via our expansion offensive and cooperations with competitors, our O2 network will grow significantly – from currently over 26,000 to 35,000 mobile sites in 2024. As a result, we will offer our O2 customers an even better mobile experience.”