Cyta is a leading telecommunications network that operates in Cyprus. The company is a subsidiary of the Cyprus Telecommunications Authority, the national telecommunications provider of Cyprus. Cytamobile-Vodafone was founded in 2004 as a partnership between Cyta and Vodafone. The company provides a broad range of services including mobile telephony, internet services, and digital applications to both individual and corporate customers in Cyprus. The ownership of Cytamobile-Vodafone is shared between Cyta and Vodafone, with Cyta being the majority shareholder. The company's operations are primarily focused on the Cypriot market, although it does leverage Vodafone's global network to provide international services to its customers.

Alias
Cytamobile-Vodafone, Cyprus Telecommunications Authority
Country
Type
Network Operator
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3G Network

The company launched 3G UMTS over B1 (2100 MHz) in July 2008.

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    Date Event Subtype
    Launch of 3G network
    Launch
    4G Network

    4G LTE began in November 2015 over B3 (1800 MHz), and later upgraded to LTE-A Pro in July 2017 offering peak DL data rates up to 525 Mbps using 256QAM and 3C aggregation of B3 (1800 MHz), B7 (2600 MHz), and B20 (800 MHz).

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      20
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      10
      Active
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      Launch of 4G network
      Launch
      5G Network

      The company received permission from Cypriot state regulator Ministry of Transport, Communications and Works to conduct 5G trials in Q1 2019. The licence permitted the company to test networks over the 3400 to 3800 MHz band (n78) until November 2019.

      The company launched 5G over n28 (700 MHz) and n78 (3500 MHz) in January 2021.

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        10
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        100
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        Launch of 5G network
        Launch