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Telenor opens commercial 5G network in Norway

Monday 16 March 2020 | 09:37 CET | News
Telenor Norway announced the commercial launch of a 5G network in nine towns and cities on 13 March, following a pilot scheme that began in Kongsberg in November 2018. There are 38 5G base stations in Trondheim, built in collaboration with Ericsson.

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