All posts tagged "5G"

  • S. Korea, Japan tech firms join forces to develop 5G network

    SEOUL, Aug. 5 (Yonhap) — South Korea’s No. 2 mobile carrier KT Corp. said Wednesday it has agreed to join hands with Japan-based tech firm NEC Corp. to develop fifth-generation (5G) network technology. Under the agreement, service...

    • Posted August 5, 2015
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  • Samsung has achieved record speeds after testing its new 5G mobile network technology. (Courtesy of Samsung)
    5G network defined by ITU as 20 GBs per second, demo by 2018 Olympics

    By Yoon Sung-won The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) has agreed on the definition of fifth-generation (5G) networks, a key technological requirement and its schedule to commercialize the technology by 2020. The Ministry of Science, ICT and Future...

    • Posted June 18, 2015
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    SK Telecom-Nokia test 5G network with gigabit-level speeds by end of year

    By Kim Yoo-chul SK Telecom said Thursday that it has agreed with Nokia to jointly develop superfast fifth-generation (5G) wireless technology. The collaboration calls for both companies to construct a test bed for wireless solutions that can...

    • Posted January 22, 2015
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  • SK Telecom employees demonstrate the new network virtualization technology "Orchestration."
(Courtesy of SK Telecom)
    SK develops core 5G network technologies

    By Yoon Sung-won SK Telecom, the nation’s largest mobile carrier, has developed two core technologies for the fifth-generation (5G) mobile network, the company said Tuesday. It says that the development of the network virtualization technologies will support...

    • Posted November 26, 2014
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    [Financial Times] South Korea targets 5G global supremacy

      Smartphone users in the western world might still be getting used to the rapid connections offered by 4G mobile networks, but South Korea first rolled out the technology in 2006. Now, the country’s government,...

    • Posted November 25, 2014
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    Samsung officially teams up with SK for 5G tech

    By Kang Yoon-seung BUSAN, Oct. 20 (Yonhap) — SK Telecom Co., South Korea’s top mobile carrier, said Monday it has joined hands with Samsung Electronics Co. to develop the fifth-generation (5G) industry, seeking early advancement in one...

    • Posted October 20, 2014
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  • Samsung has achieved record speeds after testing its new 5G mobile network technology. (Courtesy of Samsung)
    Will Samsung’s 5G technology change the way we use mobile devices?

    By The Korea Times Los Angeles staff Samsung revealed its progress in 5G technology for mobile networks on Wednesday. After a performance test, Samsung achieved a download speed of 7.5 gigabyte per second (Gbps). Considering that the...

    • Posted October 16, 2014
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