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Yesterday

Roadblocks ahead in SA's 5G journey

There is still a lot of work that needs to be done before even thinking of a 5G network in SA, says Frost & Sullivan.

3:30
14 Sep

Comsol, Samsung lead SA into 5G era

Soweto's Vilakazi Street is lit up with 5G, as Comsol aims for commercial roll-out in 2019 in partnership with Samsung SA.

1:50
12 Sep

Industry experts examine key enabling tech for 5G

The CSIR and IEEE will drill into how software-defined networking and network function virtualisation will impact the development of 5G.

3:20
11 Sep

Need for 5G is not immediate, says ITU

A new report suggests a cautious 5G outlook, saying the industry should instead enhance the availability and quality of existing 4G networks.

3:20
7 Sep

Vilakazi Street to light up with live 5G pilot network

South Korean hardware manufacturer Samsung partners with wireless infrastructure provider Comsol to test 5G in Soweto.

1:40

Vodacom delivers 5G in Lesotho

Vodacom Lesotho has been assigned spectrum in the 3.5GHz band to enable the launch of a commercial 5G service.

5:00
Aug 22, 2018

Cell C in no hurry to deploy 5G

SA's third biggest operator is still assessing the South African market's readiness for the next-generation technology.

2:30
Aug 10, 2018

Samsung plans $22bn spending on new tech

Seeking new growth drivers, Samsung will invest $22 billion in artificial intelligence, 5G, electronic auto components and biopharmaceuticals.

5:00
Jun 28, 2018

5G: Why is this a game changer?

The next iteration of mobile connectivity, 5G, is on its way. But this will be more than just a step up in speed. 5G will change how the world communicates and what we communicate with.

2:50
Jun 25, 2018

MTN SA, Ericsson fuel the 5G racing line

5G wireless technology allowed an audience to view live feed from a car on a skid pan, allowing them to experience what the driver was seeing, in real time.

3:50
Jun 15, 2018

First commercial 5G rollouts in 2018: Ericsson

North America is expected to lead the uptake, with all major US operators planning to roll out 5G between late 2018 and mid-2019.

5:40
Jun 15, 2018

DFA positioned to take advantage of 5G

Dark Fibre Africa sees a lot of opportunity coming from the approaching roll-out of 5G in South Africa.

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