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ZTE, Wind Tre and Open Fiber make first 5G video call across Mediterranean

Tuesday 26 February 2019 | 08:58 CET | News
ZTE announced at MWC 2019 that it successfully completed a video call on a 5G smartphone between Barcelona and L'Aquila in central Italy in collaboration with operators Wind Tre and Open Fiber. The demonstration, which complies with the 3GPP R15 standard, uses the pre-commercial 5G network that the 3 partners are trialling in L'Aquila and adopts ZTE's end-to-end 5G solutions, including RAN, core network, carrier and device. By means of two ZTE 5G smartphones, the video call connected the Chinese vendor's new 5G Research and Innovation Centre in the Italian city with its MWC stand, where live

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Open Fiber / Wind Tre / ZTE
Countries: Italy / Spain
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