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This research tracks the key global 5G developments during the quarter.


  • During the quarter, Verizon neared the commercial launch of its pre-standard 5G FWA service in parts of the US, and Vodacom launched what it claimed was the world’s first 5G service.

Features and Benefits

  • Quickly identifies what the main 5G developments were in the previous quarter.
  • Tracks key developments in the main areas shaping 5G globally.

Key questions answered

  • What were the main 5G developments during the previous quarter?
  • How is 5G developing globally?

Table of contents

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  • Summary
  • Service provider developments
  • Technology developments
  • Service developments
  • Regulatory developments


  • Further reading
  • Author