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Telstra to grant early access to mmWave service, intros first mmWave compatible device

Thursday 27 February 2020 | 10:07 CET | News
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Australian operator Telstra is testing mmWave internally, in partnership with Ericsson and Qualcomm. The operator announced plans to grant its customers early trial access to this 5G service in selected areas. Telstra has also introduced an mmWave compatible device called 'Telstra 5G Wi-Fi Pro'. The 5G Wi-Fi Pro is the first Telstra-branded 5G device, and will be launching in step with the operator's early mmWave rollout. The company plans to soon release further accessibility and pricing details related to its 5G Wi-Fi Pro device.

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Companies: ACMA / Australian Communications and Media Authority / Ericsson / Qualcomm / Telstra
Countries: Australia
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