Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., announced on August 24 its work with the Department for Information Technologies of Moscow, Russian mobile operators, equipment and software vendors. The project will support the testing and deployment of Europe’s first 5G millimeter wave network in Moscow this fall ahead of wider launches Next Year. The Moscow project will enable the […]
Russian mobile operator Megafon and national operator Rostelecom have tested 5G on the 26 GHz band.
MegaFon achieved speeds of 35Gbps in network technology trials with Huawei, held in St Petersburg. The trial utilised 2GHz of bandwidth in the 70GHz ‘E-band’ and forms part of MegaFon’s 5G development plans. MegaFon plans to deploy ‘5G’ services covering limited zones in 2018, at the football World Cup in Russia.
Megafon, in cooperation with Qualcomm, has tested 5G services on the 24.25-27.5 GHz band. The operator used a segment of its LTE network in downtown Moscow.