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Vodafone Germany activates 5G Beam technology

Wednesday 16 May 2018 | 14:36 CET | News
Vodafone Germany has activated its new 5G Beam technology to provide customers with faster and more reliable bandwidth. Vodafone said its 5G Beam is based on intelligent antenna beamforming technology and can connect up to 128 small, specially arranged antennas over the "tiniest" space. Vodafone's 5G Beam, activated together with Ericsson on the first stations in its network, increases the available upload and download speeds available for users as well as the network's overall capacity to enable more devices to be connected to it at once. 

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Companies: Vodafone / Vodafone Germany
Countries: Germany
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