Ooredoo Qatar conducts 5G trials

The telco achieved speeds of up to 35.46 Gbps
Waleed Al Sayed, CEO, Ooredoo Qatar
Waleed Al Sayed, CEO, Ooredoo Qatar

Share

Ooredoo, in partnership with Huawei and Nokia, demonstrated its 5G capabilities on its ‘Supernet’ within Ooredoo’s 5G laboratory. The Qatari telecom provider completed trials for speed and latency, and achieved speeds of up to 35.46 Gbps, which Ooredoo officials claim to be the fastest mobile data service in the world today, as reported by The Peninsula Qatar.

The telco further plans to demonstrate the power of 5G technology with Nokia in the coming days, including a demonstration of next-generation virtual reality and robotic applications.

Waleed Al Sayed, CEO, Ooredoo Qatar said:“Ooredoo worked hard to complete this important technological breakthrough ahead of our country’s celebrations for Qatar National Day, so that we could share this remarkable achievement with our people and the world.Qatar continues to break new ground in the technology and services we are making available for our people."

REGISTER NOW | Webinar Event | Security you can bank on – Safeguarding the Middle East’s financial sector

Presented in partnership with security and network specialist Cybereason, the second in the three part webinar series will bring together a panel of experts to discuss how banks and financial institutions are evolving their service offering while simultaneously staying one step ahead of the cyber criminals who seek to bring their operations crashing to the ground.

Editor's Choice

Emerson expands analytics platform for industrial enterprise-level wireless infrastructure management
Plantweb Insight platform adds two new Pervasive Sensing applications that manage wireless networks more efficiently with a singular interface to the enterprise
Digitalisation seen as a competitive advantage by Middle East private businesses
Nearly 80 per cent of private business leaders acknowledge that digitalisation can impact business sustainability
Etisalat introduces Multi-Access Edge Computing architecture delivering best-in-class video streaming performance for 5G networks
MEC architecture achieves performance gains of as much as 90% in video streaming, validating how ultra-low-latency applications will be delivered over 4G and 5G networks

Most popular

Don't Miss a Story