Bahrain International Airport. Photo credit: Ben Mack
VIVA Bahrain has rolled out 5G services in Bahrain.
The rollout follows the operator's first commercial pilot of 5G in June 2018.
According to a VIVA officials, "the newly upgraded network will ultimately enable customers to enjoy super-fast Internet and smart technologies driven by the Internet of Things including virtual reality, ultimate real-time gaming, 3D 8K video, as well as providing a platform for artificial intelligence and connected cars."
Plans are reportedly afoot for other operators to launch their own 5G services in the Gulf nation.