Tag Archives: 5G

rain launched a 24/7 unlimited 4G data product in SA

Data provider, rain, has introduced an unlimited 4G data offering at R479 per month. The CEO of rain, Willem Roos said, “rain’s goal is to offer South Africans a choice of affordable unlimited data products. Following President Ramaphosa’s address to the nation pertaining to the Covid-19 pandemic, we accelerated the go-live date of our 24/7 unlimited 4G [...]

Ooredoo Group partners with Huawei to offer 5G services in five countries

Ooredoo Group and Huawei, two of the world’s leading digital groups have announced a strategic collaboration to make the Ooredoo Supernet 5G available across five countries namely Kuwait, Oman, Indonesia, Tunisia and Maldives over the next five years. Ooredoo will leverage Huawei’s world-leading 5G SingleRAN radio solution with advanced Massive MIMO technology, and 5G Cloud [...]

Rain rolls out new 5G product in SA

Rain has introduced a new 5G product, called the Standard Plan, which provides subscribers an uncapped 30Mbps service for 44.70 USD (R699) per month. The operators existing 5G package which proposes speeds of over 200Mbps has been renamed to the Premium Plan. Rain started the commercialization of its 5G service on 11 November [...]

Batelco collaborates with du to offer 5G international roaming services in UAE

Batelco, the digital solutions provider in the Kingdom of Bahrain, has partnered with du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), to offer 5G international roaming services in the UAE, enabling Batelco to be the first operator in Bahrain to offer the service. Batelcos subscribers can now have access to 5G international roaming service in the UAE when [...]

Zain to boost FTTH and 5G across Saudi Arabia

Zain KSA has announced the expansion of Fiber-to-the-Home (FTTH) and the 5G network to new cities in Saudi Arabia. The extensive investment in FTTH and 5G network will be supporting Zain KSAs emphasis on launching B2B services targeting government and enterprise customers as well as individual data monetization initiatives. Zain KSA rolled out its commercial [...]

Emissoras de TV e operadoras chegam a um acordo sobre o 5G

Nesta quarta-feira, 29 de janeiro, a Associação Brasileira de Emissoras de Rádio e Televisão (Abert), a Associação Brasileira de Rádio e Televisão (Abratel) e o Sindicato Nacional das Empresas de Telefonia e de Serviço Móvel  Celular e Pessoal (SindiTelebrasil), chegaram a um entendimento sobre o uso da Banda C e a sua coexistência com o [...]

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 [...]