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Optus completes 5G video call with Ericsson, Oppo, demos dynamic spectrum sharing

Thursday 16 January 2020 | 13:02 CET | News
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Australian operator Optus has made a 5G video test call while simultaneously streaming video content on a 4G device with the Ericsson Spectrum Sharing technology. Utilising the Optus 5G network in Australia and Singtel's pilot 5G network in Singapore, the inter-country video call was made with a pre-commercial Oppo 5G device equipped with a Qualcomm Snapdragon X55 5G Modem-RF System, while also video streaming content on a 4G device connected to the same spectrum. Optus also reports that its network was able to assign spectrum resources on both 4G and 5G switching between them in milliseconds

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Companies: Ericsson / Oppo / Optus / Qualcomm / SingTel
Countries: Australia
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