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Telefonica runs 5G autonomous driving and content consumption trial

Tuesday 10 April 2018 | 15:27 CET | News
Telefonica has claimed the first demonstration of combined autonomous driving and content consumption using 5G technology at a trial conducted in the town of Talavera de la Reina in central Spain. Using the 3.5 GHz band in an open space in central Talavera, the trial featured an autonomous electric vehicle from the company EasyMile fitted with an Ericsson 5G terminal and a 'fifth screen' platform from local startup CarMedia Solutions, allowing passengers to enjoy multimedia content, digital services and virtual office applications during the journey.

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