Verizon plans 5G trials in 2016
09 September 2015 |
US operator Verizon is to set up two 5G network trials in the US, working with six vendors.
The company says it is aiming for field trials in 2016 and commercial service “some time after 2020”.
Verizon lists its partners as Alcatel-Lucent, Cisco, Ericsson, Nokia, Qualcomm and Samsung, which set up Verizon’s 5G technology forum in August 2015, “and have established working teams to ensure an aggressive pace of innovation”, says Verizon.