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Samsung to power KDDI's 5G network launch in Japan

Tuesday 1 October 2019 | 11:24 CET | News
Samsung has announced it has been selected by KDDI to provide 5G network services for the Japanese operator's 5G commercial service launch. Samsung and KDDI plan to complete the network roll-out, with commercial service scheduled for launch in March 2020. Under the terms of the contract, Samsung Networks will provide KDDI with 5G network services, including radio base stations supporting mid-band (3.7~3.8GHz and 4.0~4.1GHz) and mmWave (28GHz) spectrum, as well as virtualized RAN.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: KDDI / Samsung / Samsung Networks
Countries: Japan
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