Tag Archives: 5G

Zain KSA rolls out 5G network in Saudi Arabia

Zain Group has introduced 5G commercial services in Saudi Arabia with the first phase of the rollout being deployed through a network of 2,000 towers that cover an area of more than 20 cities in the Kingdom. Zain has also launched 5G services in Kuwait and is the largest 5G network deployment in the region to [...]

Rain to charge $67/month for unlimited 5G data in SA

South African data-only operator Rain has rolled out a 5G network package with unlimited high-speed data for 1,000 rand ($67) a month. According to the CEO of Rain, Willem Roos, the services is available in cities of Johannesburg, Tshwane and Pretoria but will soon be extended to Cape Town, Durban and other major metros in [...]

Tim garante que 5G brasileiro não vai interferir na TV aberta

O CTO da TIM, Leonardo Capdeville, afirmou que há exageros quanto à possível interferência na TV aberta satelital pelo uso do 5G na frequência de 3,5 GHz. O executivo defende que a leilão seja realizado logo.     A mitigação da interferência é simples de ser feita no 3,5 GHz. O problema acontece em poucos casos, como [...]

Nigeria starts 5G trial

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has given the green light for the trial of 5G services in the country. The Executive Vice Chairman of the commission, Umar Danbatta has unveiled this during the opening of the maiden International Telecommunications Union (ITU) Digital African Week in Abuja. Danbatta said that Nigeria had exceeded the 30 per [...]

Vodafone offers 5G-ready sim cards in Qatar

Vodafone Qatar has introduced 5G-ready Vodafone SIM cards. Vodafone subscribers having prepaid or postpaid mobile plans will have the opportunity to experience high-speed 5G mobile connectivity. The advantages of Vodafone 5G are incomparable; ultra-fast network speeds and low latency allowing faster, seamless connectivity. Subscribers can stream a sporting event with no interruption and download a full HD film in seconds. [...]

Anatel comprova interferência de 5G na banda C de TV vía satélite

Os testes realizados pela Anatel nos últimos meses com equipamentos de diversos fabricantes e operadores comprovam que o sinal 5G na faixa 3,5 HGz causa interferência sobre o serviço de TV via satélite transmitido em banda C. O impacto é maior nas antenas domésticas do que nas profissionais, informa Everton Souza, engenheiro de soluções da [...]

Anatel comprobó interferencias de 5G sobre banda C de TV satelital en Brasil

Las pruebas realizadas por el regulador brasileño Anatel durante los últimos meses con equipamiento de diferentes fabricantes y operadores comprobaron que la señal de 5G en la banda 3,5 GHz causa interferencia sobre el servicio de TV satelital transmitido en la banda C. Según Everton Souza, Ingeniero de Viavi Solutions -una de las compañías que [...]

Anatel proves 5G interferences on C band satellite TV in Brazil

Testings developed by  Brazilian regulator Anatel during last months with equipment from different companies and operators proved that 5G network in the 3.5 GHz band causes interferences on C band satellite TV. According to Everton Souza, Engineer at Valvi Solutions -one of the companies that took part of testings developed by Anatel- the interference impact [...]

Du rolls out UAE’s first 5G-enabled WiFi router in Dubai

Du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has introduced UAEs first 5G-ready WiFi router in Dubai. The advanced wireless 5G terminal device from ZTE is accessible to subscribers as from 57.17 USD (AED 210) per month. The ZTE 5G router will give subscribers the opportunity to enjoy plug and play 5G access within all 5G-enabled areas of the UAE. [...]