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Sonera confirms plan to launch 5G in 2018 in Helsinki

Wednesday 30 November 2016 | 14:21 CET | News
Telia Company has confirmed plans to launch its first 5G services in 2018. Its Finnish operator Sonera will start the services in Helsinki in 2018, CEO Valdur Laid announced at the Slush start-up event in the Finnish capital. The operator is working with Nokia to make the 5G network a reality, using its transitional technologies such as 4.5G Pro and 4.9G. In January Telia Company and Ericsson entered into a strategic partnership to let customers in Stockholm and Tallinn experience 5G services in 2018. The partners recently performed the first European field tests of 5G technology in

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Companies: Nokia / Sonera
Countries: Finland
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