• Sprint Reiterates 5G Commitment, Welcomes New 3GPP Standard

    9 days ago - By Android Headlines

    Sprint on Thursday reiterated its commitment to embracing the next generation of wireless connectivity, having also welcomed the 3GPP's approval of the first standalone 5G New Radio specification made at its 80th plenary meeting held earlier this week in La Jolla, California. The Overland Park, Kansas-based mobile service provider said it's been actively involved in the latest 5G research and development endeavors, adding that it's planning on continuing those efforts going forward. Sprint's near-term 5G plans are focused on limited commercial deployment in the first half of 2019, with the...
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  • Mobile industry completes 5G standard by approving standalone 5G spec

    Mobile industry completes 5G standard by approving standalone 5G spec

    9 days ago - By VentureBeat

    Working under the auspices of international standards organization 3GPP, the mobile industry today confirmed that it has achieved a critical milestone in the race to bring 5G networks to life: official approval of “5G standalone” specifications. In a collective announcement, 3GPP and dozens of wireless companies are describing the appro...
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