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Vodafone, Huawei complete 5G trial at 70 GHz

Wednesday 20 July 2016 | 10:46 CET | News
Vodafone UK and Huawei have completed a 5G field test in Newbury that demonstrates the capabilities of a trial system operating at 70 GHz. In the tests, they reached data rates of over 20 Gbps and were able to multiple users that receive 10 Gbps each. David Lister, 5G research manager for Vodafone Group, said that using this technology would make it possible to deliver an extremely high level of performance for an individual link, such as backhauling data between two locations, or supporting a large number of connections in small areas such as stadia or train stations.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Huawei China / Vodafone Group / Vodafone UK
Countries: United Kingdom
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