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Mobile industry approves completion of standalone Release 15 5G specifications

Thursday 14 June 2018 | 09:40 CET | News

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KDDI has announced that the 3GPP TSG #80 Plenary Meeting has approved the completion of the standalone (SA) Release 15 5G specifications. Following the release of the 5G NR specifications for non-standalone (NSA) operation in December 2017, another essential step of standardization of 5G has been successfully completed. On this Stage 3 Freeze, the industry is now taking the final sprint towards 5G commercialization.

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