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Vodafone Italia completes 3GPP-compliant 5G data connection in Milan

Wednesday 11 July 2018 | 09:01 CET | News
Vodafone Italia has announced the completion of the first 5G data connection in Italy via New Radio Non-Standalone (NSA) standards agreed by members of the 3GPP back in December. The company used Huawei and Nokia networks and devices on 3.7-3.8 GHz band made available by Italy's Ministry of Economic Development (MISE) to complete the connection in the city of Milan.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Huawei / Nokia / Vodafone Italia
Countries: Italy
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