This is according to MTN South Africa, the mobile operator, as it
announced the first 5G customer trial deployment locally, starting with a fixed wireless access site at technology company Netstar’s headquarters in Midrand.
The field deployment in Midrand, situated between Johannesburg and Tshwane (Pretoria), is part of Ericsson’s continuing efforts to deliver end-to-end 5G capabilities to support MTN South Africa’s growth as well as 5G and enterprise ambitions.
Following the field deployment, MTN is planning to test other 5G use cases. Read more...