According to the reports, South African telecom operator Vodacom launched the first commercial 5G network service in Lesotho on the 26th, and said that when its domestic market spectrum is available, similar services will be launched in South Africa.
In terms of market capitalization, Vodacom is South Africa's largest mobile operator, and the company said that the launch of 5G services will provide Lesotho users with "similar fiber" Internet speeds.filling compound for optical fiber cable
Vodacom said that its distribution in Lesotho has been allocated to the spectrum of the 3.5GHz band, which has led to the introduction of commercial 5G services. “If we can provide the necessary spectrum, our achievements in Lesotho can also be replicated in other markets in Africa,” said Shameel Joosub, CEO of Vodacom Group.
Vodafone, which owns a majority stock rights in Vodacom, added that Vodacom will be able to offer 5G services in South Africa until the 3.5GHz band, which is widely considered to be the best spectrum for 5G network deployment,Vodacom was able to 5G services in South Africa.filling compound for optical fiber loose tube
In March of this year, the South African telecommunications sector said that the radio spectrum allocation that was repeatedly delayed will be carried out in the first quarter of 2019.water blocking yarn