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Telefonica live streams basketball game in 5G-powered demo

Friday 14 February 2020 | 14:24 CET | News
Telefonica teamed up with the companies VREstudio and Linos to live stream a basketball game between Barcelona and Valencia using 5G technology and Augmented Reality (AR). The match, part of the Telefonica-sponsored Copa del Rey tournament in Malaga, was transmitted in real time via a 5G network to a sports centre located close to the Martin Carpena arena. The public was able to follow footage captured by three 360-degree cameras with HTC Vive standalone and Oculus Quest headsets.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: HTC / Oculus / Telefonica
Countries: Spain
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