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Optus tests 5G mmWave service with Ericsson

Tuesday 30 June 2020 | 10:25 CET | News
Australian operator Optus has confirmed it is testing 5G millimetreWave (mmWave) technology, which includes making Optus' first mmWave data call in cooperation with technology partner Ericsson. Optus has already secured approval from the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) to operate and test mmWave technology using the 26GHz band at four locations in Sydney.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: ACMA / Australian Communications and Media Authority / Casa Systems / Ericsson / Optus
Countries: Australia
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