Earlier this week, Verizon announced it had completed its 5G-radio specification, reports FierceWireless.com, claiming it is the first U.S. carrier to complete the specification. The completed spec comes after a year’s worth of work by the company’s 5G Technology Forum, a group that includes Cisco, Ericsson, Intel, LG, Nokia, Samsung and Qualcomm Technologies.
Verizon said the completed radio specification will enable the industry to move closer toward the deployment of 5G technology.
In the short term, it will enable chipset and network vendors, as well
as mobile operators, “to develop interoperable solutions and contribute
to pre-standard testing and fabrication,” Fierce Wireless reports. Continue Reading