Thursday, 20 September 2018

Qatar and the UAE face off over world's first "5G" network deployment

By Chris Kelly, Total Telecom
Tuesday 15 May 18

Operators in both The UAE and Qatar claim to have launched the world's first commercialised 5G networks – but have they actually managed to do it?

Qatar Qatari network operator, Ooredoo, claims to have launched the world's first 5G network in the 3.5GHz spectrum band.  The network covers parts of downtown Doha, with plans for it to be rolled out across the rest of the Qatari capital in due course.   “Today, Ooredoo and Qatar make history…

Qatar Qatari network operator, Ooredoo, claims to have launched the world's first 5G network in the 3.5GHz spectrum band.  The network covers parts of downtown Doha, with plans for it to be rolled out across the rest of the Qatari capital in due course.   “Today, Ooredoo and Qatar make history…

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