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Fastweb, Samsung hit 1Gbps in first 5G FWA trial in Italy

Friday 22 February 2019 | 11:35 CET | News
Italian operator Fastweb has teamed up with Samsung to conduct the country's first 5G Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) trial on commercial spectrum. The pilot begun at the start of the month in Milan and will last for a further 5 months across multiple residences and offices in the city, said the partners, who are looking to demonstrate how 5G FWA networks could serve as an alternative to FTTH to deliver high-speed broadband connectivity and a gigabit experience to end users.

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Companies: Fastweb / Samsung
Countries: Italy
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