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Cell Phone pre-amp

I'm in the middle of the countryside so mobile coverage is poor. To sort this out I've got a mobile phone booster which worked fine, however I've now moved my work space from the house, with the aerial on the roof to a shed about 90m from the house. In order to get a usable signal from the aerial to the booster, I've been told I need a pre-amplifier on the cable from the aerial.

Two questions really. First will a signal booster for a UHF signal do the job or second, if I need a special mobile phone signal pre-amplifier, does anyone know where I can get one in the UK?

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What would be the difference between a (mobile phone) amplifier and a (mobile phone) booster?

A UHF device wouldn't work for mobile phone signals, I think. It are totally different frequency bands. But why not ask the seller of such UHF signal boosters? They surely know.

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Here's a recurring name for such a thing.
https://www.wilsonamplifiers.com/ As to your current system, ask that maker what to do next.

I would NOT spend much on this as the 5G system has new methods for long range cellular.

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