O2 Slovakia has launched pilot 5G networks covering four districts of Bratislava, using spectrum in the 1800MHz and 3.7GHz bands.
The Slovak cellco SWAN Mobile (4ka) opened a limited 5G network in the city of Banska Bystrica. The operator said customers with 5G-enabled handsets could access services via two base stations in the city.
SWAN Mobile (4ka) conducted the country’s first 5G video call in conjunction with equipment partner ZTE. Using the 3.7GHz band, as well as frequencies in the 1800MHz range, 4ka demonstrated download speeds of up to 1Gbps using the ZTE AXON 10 Pro 5G smartphone.