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Rostelecom, Megafon test 5G on the 2,600 MHz band

Friday 21 September 2018 | 18:01 CET | News
Russian mobile operator Megafon and national operator Rostelecom have tested 5G on the 2,600 MHz band, reports Vedomosti. The operators consider the band fit for the commercial exploitation of services. Local 5G networks could be launched using this band, according to Pavel Mamchekov, a representative of Megafon.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: MegaFon / Rostelecom
Countries: Russian Federation
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Are you sure they tested 2600 MHz? I only found about 26 GHz tests in Vedomosti.
Georgy M @ 26/9/2018 - 09:23


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