Movistar Guatemala

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Country

Company Name

Telefónica Móviles Guatemala, S.A.

Ownership Type

Subsidiary

Ownership/Controlling Entity

MNC

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3G UMTS Frequency Bands

4G LTE Frequency Bands

Company Overview

Telefónica Móviles Guatemala, operating as Movistar, is a telecommunications service provider operating in Guatemala. Incorporated in 2005 the company has operated as a subsidiary of Telefonica Centroamérica Inversiones, itself owned by Spain's Telefónica S.A. (60%) and local Corporación Multi Inversiones. Telefónica Móviles Guatemala was wholly acquired by América Móvil in January 2019.

The company has operated a 2G GSM network over the 900 MHz band since inception, and in August 2009 launched a 3G UMTS network over B2 (1900 MHz). The 3G network was upgraded to HSPA+ in December 2011.

4G LTE services were launched in October 2014 using the companies B2 (1900 MHz) spectrum assets.

3G UMTS Network Information

Details on UMTS network deployments are shown below. Data are often incomplete due to commercial nature. Consult dossier text for further details.

Launch Date 2009-08 Status Active
UMTS BandPacket DataStatus
Active
4G LTE Network Information

Details on LTE network deployments are shown below. Data are often incomplete due to commercial nature. Consult dossier text for further details.

Evolution Status Active [Launched 2014-10]
Max. MIMO Max. Modulation
Carrier Aggregation - Features -
LTE BandChannel WidthStatus
20 MHz Active

Services Available

As specialists in 3G, 4G, and 5G cellular technologies, our R-Spectrum team provides in-country technical services to most regions around the world. Operating on a contract basis we are often sent to remote and isolated regions to assist companies in establishing voice and data communications.

Through our R-Spectrum team, we help our clients visualise and understand mobile signal issues by offering a range of radio frequency modelling services for 2G GSM, 3G UMTS, 4G LTE, and 5G NR cellular technologies. The first step to solving any problem is to understand the problem.