Vodafone showcased a holographic video call to the group’s innovation centre in Ireland using 5G technology. The call was carried over the cellco’s first live 5G cell site, which has been installed in Dublin’s docklands area. 5G trial network used Ericsson equipment as well as the operator’s recently acquired 3.6GHz spectrum.
Vodafone conducted a live demonstration of pre-standard 5G technology in Ireland. At the Douglas Hyde Gallery at Trinity College, Vodafone Ireland and Ericsson achieved 15 Gbps with a latency of less than 5 ms in the demonstration using the operator’s 3.6GHz spectrum acquired last year.