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Bolivia latest LatAm country to begin 5G tests

Wednesday 25 September 2019 | 11:52 CET | News
Bolivian state-owned operator Entel has become the latest Latin American operator to launch 5G tests with the technical support of China's Huawei, reports local daily La Razon, citing the country's vice minister of telecommunications Ivan Zambrana. The partners conducted a successful pilot of 5G services at Entel's stand during the Expocruz 2019 event in Santa Cruz, hitting top download speeds of up to 1Gbps, said Zambrana, adding that "some public implementations" of 5G are expected by next year.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Entel Bolivia / Huawei
Countries: Bolivia
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