Telenor and Telia deployed what they claimed ‘the world’s most advanced shared wireless network supporting a Multi-Operator Core Network feature, enabled for wireless technologies spanning 2G to 5G’, in partnership with Nokia.
Ericsson provided 5G network equipment for a pilot network that was launched by Dannish carrier TDC in the city of Helsingør, Denmark. The pilot network went live during a joint Ericsson-TDC in event in Helsingør that featured multiple 5G demonstrations, including an immersive gaming experience.
Telia organised 5G demonstrations at its HQ in Copenhagen The operator is said to launch 5G services by 2020.
TDC, in partnership with Huawei, tested 5G technology using 100MHz in the 3.5GHz band awarded by the Danish Energy Agency (or Energistyrelsen). The operator achieved transmission speeds of 1.9Gbps in the trial. TDC now aims to deploy its first 5G antennas during 2019.