Observatory Reports

View and download all of the quarterly reports published by the 5G Observatory.

Quarterly Report 15, May 2022

Download the 15th quarterly report (New streamlined format!)

Quarterly Report 14, January 2022

Quarterly Report 13, October 2021

Quarterly Report 12, June 2021

Quarterly Report 11, April 2021

Quarterly Report 10, December 2020

Quarterly Report 9, September 2020

Quarterly Report 8, June 2020

Quarterly Report 7, March 2020

Quarterly Report 6, December 2019

Quarterly Report 5, September 2019

Quarterly Report 4, June 2019

Quarterly Report 3, March 2019

Quarterly Report 2, December 2018

Quarterly Report 1, September 2018

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5G Observatory releases new streamlined quarterly report

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New industry body offers support and funding for 5G startups

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Cyprus is “first EU country with 100% 5G coverage”

Having recently completed their 5G mobile network, Cyprian operator Cyta claims it now covers the country’s whole population.

Over 1000 commercial 5G devices now available

According to the GSA, which represents mobile equipment suppliers, the number of announced 5G devices rose by 3.2% in March of this year.

European Commission approves Italy’s €2bn 5G incentive plan

The European Commission will entirely fund the Italian plan which provides incentives for mobile operators to build new 5G infrastructure.

Report: Spain to reach 8.6 million 5G subscribers by end 2022

A new forecast based on data from the analyst firm Omdia uses operator coverage data to predict this growth in subscribers.

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