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Motorola launches its new range of 5G phones: the Edge 20 series

New motorola edge 20 pro, edge 20 and edge 20 lite 5G phones will go on sale in August.5Gradar.comRead More


New report shows T-Mobile still the most reliable 5G network in the US

The latest umlaut tests show T-Mobile is again ahead of Verizon and AT&T with the highest 5G score.5Gradar.comRead More


5G adoption could add £6.3 billion boost to UK manufacturing industry by 2030

A new report by Vodafone calls on the UK government to become a global leader in the use of 5G


ZTE launches its upgraded Axon 30 “under-display camera” 5G phone in China

ZTE’s Axon 20 was the world’s first phone with an under-display front-facing camera, and the Axon 30 delivers a host


Meet the new Nokia XR20: ‘military grade’ 5G phone with dual-lens camera

Nokia’s rugged 5G phone can be submerged in water for an hour.5Gradar.comRead More


No G7 countries feature in the world’s top 15 capital cities for 5G speed

Speed testing company Ookla has ranked world capitals based on 5G speeds and availability, with not a single G7 capital


Discover 3 ways that 5G and strategic partnerships can transform CSPs

Bengt Nordström, managing director at Northstream, reveals why CSPs must reposition, or face the prospect of a difficult future.5Gradar.comRead More


OnePlus Nord 2 5G phone launches with MediaTek Dimensity 1200-AI chipset

The new 5G phone is available to pre-order in the UK now and features 50 MP AI triple camera and


Could 5G network analytics deliver new revenue opportunities for CSPs?

Araceli del Rio Sastre, who works on 5G analytics-as-a-service at Nokia, looks at whether CSPs can create new revenue with


5G towers: everything you need to know about 5G cell towers

Are 5G towers safe? Has Covid-19 stopped the roll-out of 5G? How do 5G cell towers operate? Here we demystify


Vodafone and UK Power Networks announce world’s first 5G substation

A new smart substation from UK Power Networks, and using Vodafone 5G, could potentially save 63,702 tonnes of CO2 by


Spain raises over 1 billion EUR in 700 MHz auction

This was Spain’s second sale of 5G-suitable spectrum, following an auction covering the 3.6GHz to 3.8GHz bands in 20185G ObservatoryRead


Samsung Galaxy Fold 5G is the UK’s fastest 5G phone

In a number of OpenSignal tests across Europe, Samsung’s Galaxy Fold 5G has taken top spot for speed, but overall,


Apple plans an all-5G iPhone range, but not until ’22

Apple’s first 5G iPhones are available now, but most users don’t yet really feel the benefit, given that network infrastructure


Industry first delivers lower latency and increased battery life for 5G phones

Telia and Ericsson have successfully tested, RRC Inactive, enabling three times faster access to network resources and reduced battery consumption


CommScope calls for “significant collaboration” in 5G Open RAN development

At a recent FCC Open RAN Showcase, a CommScope spokesperson explained how telecommunication companies will need to work together on


China’s 5G connections hit 365 million

The country has completed the construction of the world’s largest 5G standalone network and has 70% of all 5G base


5G Business Internet from Verizon expands to 42 US cities

The fixed-wireless offering powered by 5G Ultra Wideband is expanding rapidly and proving to be a excellent alternative to cable


Samsung and KT launch Korea’s first commercial 5G SA network

Korea’s first commercial 5G Standalone service is now live and ushering in a new wave of consumer experiences and business


Ericsson lands $8.3 Billion 5G deal with Verizon

The partnership will see Ericsson deliver 5G solutions to strengthen and expand Verizon’s 5G network in the US.5Gradar.comRead More


The AT&T 5G footprint now covers more than 250 million people in the US

The network has its super-fast 5G+ network in parts of 38 cities and 20 venues across the US and plans


Why 5G and MEC are accelerating the arrival of autonomous vehicles

Jyoti Sharma, senior manager of network planning at Verizon, discusses why the future of autonomous vehicles depends on 5G and


Verizon Business and Mastercard to bring 5G to the global payments industry

The newly announced partnership aims to innovate the future of payments and commerce worldwide.5Gradar.comRead More


EE says it will have full UK 5G coverage by 2028

EE has announced bold plans to provide full 5G coverage across the UK by 2028, including a full 5G core


Virgin Media O2 announces 4G and 5G boost ahead of British staycation summer

Announcement comes as the operator has started to rollout its new 5G low band spectrum, widening its 5G footprint and


First Indonesian operators launched commercial 5G services

Telkomsel and Indosat Ooredoo launched 5G services in June5G ObservatoryRead More


Driverless car service launched in Las Vegas by Halo is powered by T-Mobile 5G

Users will be able to summon a driverless all-electric Halo, via an app, later this year.5Gradar.comRead More


Realme says every phone in India costing more than ₹15,000 will feature 5G

All Realme phones in India costing more than ₹15,000 will now be 5G-enabled, and it says it will produce a


TIM is crowned fastest 5G operator in Italy by Ookla

5G performance varied widely across Italy in Ookla’s testing and showed TIM as a clear top dog.5Gradar.comRead More


Southeast Asia’s first SRv6-based 5G-ready transport network launches in Indonesia

Partnered with Cisco, Indosat Ooredoo is transforming its transport infrastructure into a state-of-the-art, programmable, 5G-ready transport network.5Gradar.comRead More


New data shows more users migrating to 5G in the Philippines

The largest mobile network operator in the Philippines, Globe, says 700k customers are now using 5G devices.5Gradar.comRead More


Nokia launches iSIM Secure Connect platform for 5G IoT market and beyond

iSIM Secure Connect to help communication service providers (CSPs) and enterprises deliver new 5G mobile and IoT services.5Gradar.comRead More


TPG Telecom launches the world’s first 700MHz 5G SA network in Australia

Using Nokia’s triple low band remote radio unit, TPG Telecom will use 700MHz spectrum to cover a larger area than


Government launches £30m competition to make the UK a 5G pioneer

New scheme is part of the government’s 5G Diversification Strategy and aims to transform the UK into a global leader


Aurrigo powers its 5G Auto-Shuttles with Vodafone and AWS in the UK

More than 1000 people have experienced an autonomous journey in Cambridge, on a public road shared with other traffic.5Gradar.comRead More


AT&T to move its 5G network to Microsoft Azure’s cloud platform

Moving its mobility network to Microsoft’s Azure for Operators cloud will allow AT&T to deliver cost-efficient 5G services at scale.5Gradar.comRead


The world’s first 5G end-to-end network slicing trial has been completed

The trial, from Ericsson, Deutsche Telekom and Samsung, was carried out for a cloud VR streaming game use case.5Gradar.comRead More


How time-sensitive networking (TSN) is enabling new 5G use cases for industry

Dave Cavalcanti, principal engineer at Intel, and chair of the Avnu Alliance Wireless TSN workgroup, reveals how time-sensitive networking (TSN)


New 5G R&D from Qualcomm looks set to transform industries around the world

Qualcomm’s new 5G R&D over-the-air testbeds illustrate breakthroughs including mmWave, boundless XR and 5G wide-area tech.5Gradar.comRead More


Why we need sustainable solutions for the planet in the 5G era

Aron Heller, lead writer and editor at Nokia Cloud and Network Services, discusses the importance of sustainability in the 5G


Huawei debuts Gigabit 5G at China’s Chengdu Tianfu International Airport

Huawei’s field tests showed 5G speeds exceeding 1Gbps across check-in areas.5Gradar.comRead More


MIMO and Massive MIMO explained

Discover how MIMO antennas sit at the heart of mobile networks, and why Massive MIMO will be vital in 5G’s


New report shows that South Korea is winning the global 5G race at a canter

RootMetrics finds South Korean operators KT, LG U+ and SK Telecom to be drastically ahead of other operators globally.5Gradar.comRead More


Nokia announces next-gen AirScale 5G products powered by ReefShark tech

The new AirScale 5G portfolio covers baseband, remote radio heads, and massive MIMO active antennas with digital beamforming.5Gradar.comRead More


Vodafone UK launches 5G SA pilots in London, Manchester, and Cardiff

Vodafone’s commercial pilot of 5G Standalone (SA) networks will enable partners to test devices on the infrastructure.5Gradar.comRead More


Open RAN: everything you need to know

Open RAN, or O-RAN, is set to transform how mobile operators build and manage their 5G networks.5Gradar.comRead More


NEC announces new 5G massive MIMO radio units for OpenRAN

NEC looks to strengthen its position in the OpenRAN market with the launch of new radio units (RU) for 5G


Samsung to enhance next-gen 5G solutions with new chipset trio

The new 5G chipset lineup boosts performance, increases power efficiency, and reduces size of next generation 5G RAN solutions.5Gradar.comRead More


Telecoms software providers launch eSIM-as-a-service for 5G devices and beyond

The new SaaS product will enable communication service providers to deliver eSIM support for products and services.5Gradar.comRead More


World’s first 5G SA public-cloud network announced by Nokia and Dish in the US

Dish takes a significant step closer to deploying the United States’ first cloud-native, OpenRAN-based 5G network.5Gradar.comRead More


Reliance Jio’s affordable 5G Phone launch is expected this week

The new 5G phone is being developed with Google and expected to cost less than $100.5Gradar.comRead More


UK5G appoints new North East digital leader

Patrick Melia, Chief Executive at Sunderland City Council, has joined a national network of experts as he is appointed to


Taking flight: The future of 5G drones

Thomas Neubauer, VP of Innovations at TEOCO, discusses how drones have the capacity to transform how we live our lives.5Gradar.comRead


5G mmWave spectrum explained

mmWave will power 5G apps relying on the speed and capacity of ultra-high millimeter wave frequencies.5Gradar.comRead More