Russian mobile operator Megafon and national operator Rostelecom have tested 5G on the 26 GHz band.
Rostelecom and Nokia are planning to deploy a pilot 5G network in Moscow. Both players also agreed to work together on a list of scenarios for 5G. At the Open Innovations Forum that takes place in Moscow on October 16-18, 2017 at the Skolkovo technopark, PAO Rostelecom, Nokia, and the Skolkovo Foundation signed an agreement […]
Megafon and Rostelecom announced the signature of a cooperation agreement to jointly develop a 5G network. As part of the cooperation, companies will focus on optimal scenarios for rolling out 5G networks. Both players are also considering the possibility of a joint venture for the construction of 5G networks in Russia. Megafon and Rostelecom are […]
Rostelecom and Nokia are planning to carry out a 5G trial at the State Hermitage Museum, in Saint Petersburg. Tests will be based on Ericsson’s 5G Radio System, and will use a mix of VR, haptic technology, and robotics. The trial network will be operated in the 3.5GHz frequency band and support LTE/LTE-Advanced devices. These […]
5G trials in the Republic of Tatarstan will start in March 2018, involving local telco Tattelecom alongside Russian national fixed operator Rostelecom and mobile main player MegaFon. Projects will be launched in Kazan (MegaFon) and in Innopolis (Rostelecom and Tattelecom), according to the Republic’s communications ministry.