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Movistar, Ericsson hit 20Gbps in Argentina 5G trial

Friday 10 November 2017 | 12:07 CET | News
Movistar Argentina (Telefonica) and Ericsson have announced the first successful trial of 5G technology in the country, hitting download speeds of 20Gbps during a test carried out at the operator's headquarters in Buenos Aires. The partners combined Massive MIMO (Multiple Input, Multiple Output), beamforming and beam tracking platforms for the trial, which was conducted via 28GHz millimetre wave (mmWave) spectrum. The network will enable local telecommunications operators and other ecosystem partners in the fields of healthcare, academia, agriculture and energy to test the full capabilities

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Movistar Argentina / Telefonica
Countries: Argentina
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