Latvian Mobile Telecommunications (LMT) operator has announced that its 5G coverage is now available to almost 70 percent of Latvia's population, covering approximately 45 percent of the country's territory, according to the official release. LMT has also announced expanding its 5G network since the beginning of the year.
5G Data Consumption
LMT reported that among the most active users of 5G, residents in the regions of Pieriga, including Adazi, Kekava, and Marupe, along with Augsdaugava, Jekabpils, and Saldus, have been leading in terms of gigabytes consumed per user.
Substantial Investment in 5G Technology
Last year, LMT invested nearly 35 million euros in constructing its network and infrastructure. According to the telco, it has already invested 14 million euros this year, with a large portion of the investment going towards implementing 5G technology across Latvia. LMT has over 1,580 base stations, ensuring quality networks for increasing internet consumption.
LMT's Vision for a Connected Future
By extending its 5G network, LMT aims to be at the forefront of addressing 21st-century challenges while simultaneously offering futuristic solutions in the present.
In addition to its expansive 5G deployment, LMT said it continues to drive various technology projects across multiple sectors, including transportation systems, drone management systems, and city sensor networks. These initiatives seek to optimize communication network utilization, contributing to a more interconnected and technology-driven future for Latvia.
As the country embraces the digital era, LMT's efforts are poised to shape a more connected and progressive society.