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Vodafone Portugal connects Lisbon and Porto for 5G live concert

Monday 12 July 2021 | 10:47 CET | News
Vodafone Portugal announced that it connected Lisbon and Porto using 5G technology during the Portuguese Music Awards (PLAY). The awards ceremony included the performance of the band Best Youth taking place remotely and in real time between Coliseu dos Recreios, in Lisbon, and Casa da Musica, in Porto, thanks to Vodafone's 5G network. The long-distance duet between the two musicians - a world premiere on a TV show recorded live - was supported by two Baby Yamaha Disklavier E3 grand pianos connected over 5G, allowing the performance to happen as if the band was physically together, in the same

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Companies: Vodafone Portugal
Countries: Portugal
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