3G UMTS Frequency Bands
Dossier under construction.
Orange Caraïbe received licences to provide 4G LTE services in the 800, 1800, 2100, and 2600 MHz bands and successfully launched its LTE-A network in November 2016. The company performed LTE-A Pro tests in July 2018, testing 4X4 MIMO, 256QAM, and 3C aggregation with an additional B20 (800 MHz) carrier. Orange expects to deliver downlink data rates of up to 900 Mbps.
In addition to the aforementioned LTE-A Pro technologies, it is reported Orange Caraïbe has implemented 4C aggregation with an additional B1 (2100 MHz) carrier.
Orange Caraïbe 5G
French regulator ARCEP granted Orange Caraibe rights to the 3410 to 3450 MHz band in March 2018. In December 2018 the company demonstrated 5G technology in Martinique, showcasing data rates up to 4.5 Gbps. The company is reportedly planning for a 5G network launch in 2020-2021.
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.
|Active [Launched 2016-11]
5G NR Network Information
Details on 5G NR network deployments are shown below. Data are often incomplete due to commercial nature. Consult dossier text for further details.