Month May 2018

MTN to deploy 4G alongside 2G, 3G at 900MHz

MTN South Africa plans to deploy 4G/LTE technology in the 900MHz band, sharing the relatively low-frequency spectrum with its 2G, 3G and Internet of things communications technologies. The solution, called CloudAir 2.0, is being rolled out in partnership with Chinese telecommunications…

5G is coming, but what is it exactly?

Every decade or so, the wireless industry rolls out a new cellular communications standard that can transmit more data more quickly. Already under development is the next round, called “5G” because it’s the fifth major generation of these standards for encoding and transmitting data over radio waves.…