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Orange Spain to hold back 5G launch until 2020

Tuesday 18 June 2019 | 09:09 CET | News
Orange Spain is continuing to carry out tests of its 5G network and has no intention of launching commercial services until 2020 at the earliest, reports Xatakamovil, citing the company's CEO and engineering director. "We will not deploy a network just for the sake of deploying it," said Orange Spain's engineering chief Tomas Alonso at the 5G Global Event taking place in Valencia, adding that the company is still testing and learning and will not be rushed into activating services until a stable ecosystem is in place with established standards, frequencies, 5G terminals and security.

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