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5G connections to hit 240 mln by 2025, dependent on spectrum

Tuesday 8 September 2015 | 14:48 CET | News
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The number of active 5G connections is set to hit 240 million by 2025, a figure that is very much dependent on spectrum allocation, according to a Juniper Research report. Although 5G isn't expected to become a commercial reality until 2020, the report said the next five years will see a complex set of standardisation activities, with spectrum issues a critical factor in the success of the technology. While it has not yet been confirmed which frequency bands are going to be used for 5G by operators, the twin issues that need to be surmounted are the timing and cost of the spectrum, both of

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