Tag Archives: 5G

Ooredoo experimenting its 5G network reach in Qatar

Ooredoo has declared that customers will be able to enjoy the high speeds of 5G across Qatars desert as soon as commercial devices are available in Qatar. The company stated it has positioned and started experimenting its newly upgraded 5G towers in desert areas such as Sealine and will be making trials to selected VIP [...]

Vodacom and MTN to share 5G spectrum

The additional radio frequency spectrum earmarked for 5G networks is licensed in South Africa. The aim is for cellular network operators to share it, according to the Minister of Telecommunications, Siyabonga Cwele.  Cwele did not provide specifics, but confirmed that the spectrum will be shared. In line with his departments policy on 4G spectrum, where [...]

SA operator Rain to roll out 5G network

South African mobile data network operator, Rain, will launch a new 5G wireless network in South Africa. Paul Harris, its president, unveiled the information at the investment conference in South Africa, which was held from 25 to 27 October 2018 in Johannesburg. The first application of Rain’s 5G network will be to provide very high-speed [...]

Vodafone extends its 5G network in 6 key locations in Qatar

Vodafone Qatar has recently communicated that it is extending its 5G network in six key areas across Qatar, namely Abu Hamour, Al Azizya, Al Mamoura, Al Rayyan, Salwa Road, and Umm Salal Muhammed. Vodafone stated that the plan follows the companys objectives to switched on its first live 5G network to connect its first trial enterprise customer- Gulf [...]

Brazilian operators demonstrate 8k video streaming over 5G technology

Brazilian operators Claro and Net (both part of the América Móvil group), together with the Chinese company Huawei, are conducting the first live demonstration in the country of Ultra HD 8K video streaming over a 5G experimental network. Contents are provided by TV Globo. For this initiative, work began in July this year, reaching a [...]

Operadores brasileños prueban streaming de video en 8K sobre 5G

Los operadores brasileños Claro y Net (ambos del grupo América Móvil), junto con la firma china Huawei, realizan -por primera vez en el país- una demostración de transmisiones de video Ultra HD 8k en una red experimental 5G. Los contenidos son provistos por TV Globo. Para esta iniciativa, los trabajos comenzaron en julio de este [...]

Claro, Net e Huawei demonstram streaming de vídeo 8K com tecnologia 5G

Claro e Net, marcas do grupo Claro, e a empresa chinesa Huawei apresentam pela primeira vez no Brasil uma demonstração de transmissão de vídeo Ultra-HD 8K em uma rede experimental 5G. A TV Globo é responsável por todo o conteúdo disponibilizado no formato 8K. Segundo informa a Claro em comunicado, os trabalhos iniciaram em julho [...]

Etisalat to roll out 5G devices by first-half of 2019

Etisalat has launched live download speed comparison between 4G and 5G live networks allowing visitors the opportunity to experience the download time difference between the two technologies by downloading a 4K HD movie/video using 4G and 5G at the same time during GITEX Technology Week which is taking place at Dubai World Trade Center. The [...]

Transferencia de más espectro en banda C requerirá nuevos satélites

Intelsat afirmó que algunos operadores se verían forzados a comprar nuevos satélites en caso de que los reguladores de EE. UU exijan la transferencia de 200 o más MHz de espectro de banda C a las compañías de telefonía celular, para el despliegue de 5G, según reportó Space News. Desde la FCC dijeron que los [...]