Tag: 5G Americas

Networks & Systems, News

Global 5G connections reach 17.7M, LTE connections exceed 5.3B: Report

March 25, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Fueled by the rollout of 3GPP-standard commercial networks, 5G is officially considered the fastest growing generation of cellular technology as it is now roughly 5 million subscribers ahead of pace, according to Omdia. Omdia’s report indicated that from Q3 2019 […]

Networks & Systems

5G early adopters ‘test the waters’ amid strong growth

December 13, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

Early adopters of 5G technology have begun to take advantage of numerous initial 5G network rollouts in 2019, according to a statement released by 5G Americas. The data from Ovum showed that there are now four million 5G connections globally […]

Internet, Modern Media, News

5G rollouts accelerate as LTE growth continues

September 23, 2019

Via: RCR Wireless News

According to 5G Americas, global LTE subscriptions are nearing 5 billion worldwide, and there have been a quarter billion new LTE connections added around the world in the second quarter of 2019. The data, gathered by Ovum, shows that operators […]

Networks & Systems

5G Americas Publishes Report on Spectrum Inventory Opportunities for 5G

February 8, 2019

Via: Telecom Reseller

5G technical standardization and successful trials have led to the first global commercial 5G deployments. The number of commercial launches and broader deployments of 5G are expected to increase over the next few years, particularly in North America and key […]


5G will ‘eventually’ tap 10x more spectrum than LTE, report says

August 23, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

U.S. operators Verizon and AT&T are planning the commercial launch of 5G networks using millimeter wave spectrum later this year. Elsewhere in the world, operators like Ooredoo Qatar and Elisa in Finland are using the 3.5 GHz band for 5G […]

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5G push triggers 5G Americas evolution

February 17, 2016

Via: RCR Wireless News

Industry trade group 4G Americas has thrown its might behind the “5G” wave, announcing its formal name change to 5G Americas. The organization, which initially focused on GSM-based network technologies in the Western Hemisphere, said the name change comes as […]