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Etisalat UAE picks Ericsson for 5G network expansion

Wednesday 27 February 2019 | 11:15 CET | News
Ericsson has been selected by Etisalat to deploy a 5G radio network in the UAE that will become operational in Q1 2019, so that Etisalat can offer enhanced mobile broadband and fixed wireless access. These are among the first 5G applications, supporting new services using Augmented Reality (AR) or Virtual Reality (VR), such as watching a 360 degree 4K video on VR goggles. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Etisalat
Countries: United Arab Emirates
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