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SK Telecom completes first 5G call with Samsung commercial equipment

Monday 15 October 2018 | 13:49 CET | News
South Korean operator SK Telecom, in cooperation with Samsung Electronics, has completed the first 5G call using the 3GPP 5G Non-standalone (NSA) new radio (NR) standard and commercial 5G NR equipment that can be readily applied in a commercial 5G network. The call took place at SK Telecom's 5G testbed in its Bundang office building. The first 5G NSA-NR calls were achieved by using services that SK Telecom and Samsung jointly developed and built for the trial on 3.5GHz 5G NR radio, 4G LTE radio and NSA core.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Samsung / SK Telecom
Countries: Korea, Republic of
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