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Viettel's Unitel unit to launch 5G services in Laos

Tuesday 15 October 2019 | 13:50 CET | News
Viettel has already deployed its 5G network with Nokia in Ho Chi Minh City. The network offers real-time 5G end-user services, such as VR gaming and 8K streaming, as well as Nokia's Fixed Wireless Access. Viettel and Nokia initially deployed 10 5G base stations in the area of Ward 12, District 10, Ho Chi Minh City. The project sets the basis for a comprehensive evaluation of the band, coverage and application of 5G before commercialization in 2020.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Metfone / Nokia / Star Telecom / Unitel / Viettel
Countries: Lao People's Democratic Republic / Vietnam
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