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Fastweb to air Italian basketball 'Final Four' tournament in 5G

Friday 20 September 2019 | 10:43 CET | News
Italian operator Fastweb has reached a deal with the Italian basketball league to broadcast a live feed of the 2019 Super Cup Final Four tournament using '5G' Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) technology. In a joint statement released with the basketball league, Fastweb said the tournament taking place in Milan from 27-28 September will be the first sporting event broadcast in Italy using new 5G FWA technology on millimeter waves.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Fastweb / Samsung
Countries: Italy
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