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US Cellular achieves 5G mmWave data call over 5 km, 100+ Mbps

Thursday 17 September 2020 | 15:20 CET | News
US Cellular, Qualcomm Technologies and Ericsson announced a new achievement in extended range 5G in mmWave spectrum. On the US Cellular commercial network in Janesville, Wisconsin, they made an extended-range data call over a more than 5 km distance with speeds above 100 Mbps. This offers new opportunities to use current infrastructure for broader 5G coverage, rather limiting mmWave to dense, urban areas, the companies said.

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Companies: Ericsson / Qualcomm / US Cellular
Countries: United States
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