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Entel Chile, MTT conduct first LatAm 5G gaming demo

Monday 16 August 2021 | 10:18 CET | News
Chilean operator Entel said it teamed up with the country's ministry of transport and telecommunications (MTT) to conduct what it described as the first demonstration of real-time gaming using 5G technology in Latin America. The pilot saw the gamer Swaggron playing Pokemon Go in Santiago's Titanium Park using a Samsung S21 smartphone and the operator's 5G network. The influencer broadcast the experience live in 4K to all his followers via his Instagram and Twitch accounts.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Entel / Ericsson / Samsung
Countries: Chile
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