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BT 5G network in 20 towns

BT enhances Capex to boost fiber and 5G network coverage

BT Group today said it increased its capital expenditure by £225 million, excluding BDUK grant funding deferral, to £1.882 billion in Q2 fiscal 2019-20...
SK Telecom 5G pricing

SK Telecom adds 1.54 mn 5G customers lifting revenue in Sept quarter

SK Telecom today said the number of 5G subscribers exceeded 1.54 million at the end of September 2019. SK Telecom’s mobile communications revenue grew by...
Huawei 5G base station in China

China Mobile, China Unicom, China Telecom to launch 5G on Friday

China Mobile, China Unicom and China Telecom will launch 5G mobile phone services on Friday. China Mobile’s, China Unicom and China Telecom’s said on their...
5G subscribers in Asia

Airtel and Vodafone Idea may skip 5G spectrum auction: Fitch Ratings

Fitch Ratings today said Vodafone Idea and Bharti Airtel are unlikely to participate during forthcoming 5G spectrum auction in the wake of the recent...
Verizon 5G network by Ericsson

Ofcom revises guidelines for 5G spectrum auction

Ofcom announced revised guidelines to release 5G spectrum through an auction in 2020 in order to enhance mobile broadband in the UK. Ofcom in December...
KT 5G network Korea

US carriers face 5G spectrum crisis: Opensignal

Opensignal has revealed that 1 percent of speed tests on 5G New Radio (5G NR) enabled devices used an active 5G connection in the...
Verizon sales Q3 2019

Verizon struggles to grow revenue despite 5G network expansion

Verizon Communications said operating revenue rose nearly 1 percent to $32.89 billion in the third quarter of 2019. Verizon generated revenue of $22.7 billion (+1.4...
Orange 5G network service

Orange starts 5G testing in Poland with Nokia

Orange has launched 5G testing in the city of Lublin, Poland in association with technology partner Nokia. Ten Nokia 5G base stations operate in the...
Verizon 5G network by Ericsson

Portugal plans 5G spectrum auction next year

Portugal’s telecom market regulator Anacom plans to conduct an auction between April and June next year to allocate 5G frequencies to operators. Anacom said its...
5G subscribers in Asia

Gogo selects Cisco, Airspan Networks and First RF for 5G network

Gogo, a supplier of broadband connectivity products and services for aviation, announced partners for the development of its 5G system and network. Cisco, Airspan Networks,...
Sprint retail shop in US

Sprint expands True Mobile 5G service to cover 16 mn people

Sprint announced it expanded its True Mobile 5G service to cover approximately 16 million people within nine metropolitan areas. Sprint 5G is available in Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas-Fort...
Nokia 5G base station

Beeline launches 5G network trial in Kazakhstan with Nokia

Telecom operator VEON announced Beeline has launched 5G network trial in Shymkent, Kazakhstan. The network architecture is aligned with the latest 5G release (NSA 3X)...
5G smartphone from Samsung

Jio and Samsung showcase 5G and 4G use cases at IMC 2019

Reliance Jio Infocomm and Samsung Electronics showcased 5G and 4G use cases at the India Mobile Congress (IMC) 2019 in Delhi. Jio has already built...
huawei

Sunrise, Huawei to focus on 5G for agri, manufacturing and gaming

Sunrise, a Swiss telecommunications provider, in partnership with Huawei, is opening the first 5G Joint Innovation Center in Europe, for research and development of...
AT&T 5G network expansion

How 5G network roll out will become costly due to ISRO demands

Spectrum demand of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will force Indian mobile operators to spend more for rolling out 5G services in 26 GHz...
BT 5G network in 20 towns

BT to launch 5G services in 20 towns on Friday

BT will switch on its 5G network to offer 5G services in more than 20 towns and cities on Friday. BT’s 5G will be available...

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