KT on target to offer 5G at Winter Olympics in 2018

16 Feb 2016

South Korean mobile network operator KT Corp has reportedly said that it is on track to be able to provide 5G services at the Winter Olympics venue in 2018 as scheduled, according to Yonhap News Agency. It is understood that KT is aiming to complete 30% of network construction by the end of this month, with the infrastructure project set to be completed by the end of the year, with a view to starting the first services in 2017. As the official network service provider of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics, KT meanwhile has also said that its wireless platforms will be able to serve up to 250,000 devices at the same time at the event.

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