Tag Archives: 5G

Orkney hopes 5G can transform economy and island life

The first thing you notice about Orkney is how pretty it is. The views are spectacular when the clouds and mist deem you worthy to lay eyes upon them and it’s no surprise Orkney attracts so many visitors from the Scottish mainland and the cruise ships. The second thing you …

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Huawei ‘in talks’ over 5G licensing with US firm

A Huawei executive has reportedly confirmed the company has held talks with US-based companies about licensing its 5G technology for use in the country. The Chinese mobile giant has effectively been excluded from the US market for some time but formal legislation which bans American companies from doing business with …

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Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus 5G coming to the UAE

Samsung is going to release the Galaxy Note 10 Plus 5G on October 24 in the UAE and you’ll be able to buy it for AED 4,499. The non 5G version of the Galaxy Note 10 series has been on sale in the UAE since August and has taken the …

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Early appetite for 5G is a boost for operators and vendors

Successful early marketing campaigns and strong operator momentum have generated consumer demand for 5G services, according to a study by CCS Insight. Analysts believe there will be one billion connections by 2022, two billon by 2024 and three billion by 2025, with more than half of people stating 5G would …

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Germany gives Huawei the 5G green light

Germany has confirmed it will allow mobile operators in the country to use Huawei’s 5G equipment in a major boost for the vendor. New security guidelines published by German communications regulator Bundesnetzagentur (BNetzA) make no specific provisions for the company, instead placing additional requirements for all manufacturers. The guidelines state …

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BT launches 5G mobile service to more than 20 cities and towns

The wait is over. BT has launched its 5G smartphone plans and in doing so becomes the third provider in the UK to utilise the super-speedy technology. Racing ahead of networks like O2 and Three – currently without 5G mobile offerings – BT Plus and BT Business customers will now …

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