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TIM, Xiaomi ink deal to collaborate on 5G launch in Italy

Wednesday 27 February 2019 | 11:49 CET | News
Telecom Italia (TIM) has followed 5G partnership deals with Sony Mobile, LG and Samsung, as well as the launch of its 5G Innovation Hub in Rome, by signing an agreement with China's Xiaomi to accelerate the launch of 5G devices and services in Italy. Under the terms of the wide-ranging deal penned at MWC 2019 in Barcelona, TIM will provide Xiaomi with technical know-how via its 5G research centre and partner ecosystem at hubs throughout the country.

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Companies: Telecom Italia / TIM / Xiaomi
Countries: Italy
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