Ooredoo announced the launch of its 5G services in Male, the capital city of Maldives, targeting key business hubs, hospitals, public spaces and more.
Ooredoo Maldives also launched 5G AirFibre – the first 5G powered Home Broadband services in the Maldives providing speeds that are ten-fold.
China-based Huawei is the 5G network equipment supplier.
Available for both prepaid and postpaid customers, Ooredoo 5G covers a large percentage of the capital city, on certified handsets. The coverage map for Ooredoo 5G is available on Ooredoo Maldives website.
Ooredoo Maldives also announced 5G Experience zones, for customers who are curious to test out 5G and 5G AirFibre services. This includes the first 5G powered VR Cafe in the Maldives and Ooredoo Club Premier Lounge.
Ooredoo was the first operator in the world to have launched a live commercial 5G network in Qatar in early 2018.