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US Cellular picks Nokia, Ericsson to roll out 5G mmWave services

Monday 27 July 2020 | 15:34 CET | News
US Cellular has entered agreements to use equipment from Ericsson and Nokia for the roll-out of 5G mmWave services in the 24, 28 and 39 GHz spectrum bands. The multi-year deployment has started and commercial services are planned to launch in 2021.

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