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Zain KSA rolls out 5G using Nokia equipment

Thursday 27 June 2019 | 11:51 CET | News
Zain Saudi Arabia has rolled out its 5G network using Nokia's end-to-end portfolio, the vendor announced. Under a three-year deal, thousands of 5G sites are being deployed. The deal introduces 5G using 2.6 GHz and 3.5 GHz band spectrum, along with massive Multiple Input Multiple Output (Umimo) to deliver enhanced network capacity, coverage, and improved downlink and uplink speeds. In addition, the deal will introduce E-Band microwave in certain areas to allow for ultra-high-capacity backhaul networks. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Nokia / Zain Saudi Arabia
Countries: Saudi Arabia
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