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Mobile industry targets intermediary 5G standard in 2019

Sunday 26 February 2017 | 17:45 CET | News
Leading mobile operators and equipment vendors have announced plans to accelerate the roll-out of 5G, proposing an intermediary standard to allow large-scale deployments already in 2019. A work plan will be unveiled at a meeting in early March.

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