Zain achieves 70Gbps downlink in ‘5G’ trials

12 Sep 2017

Zain Group claims to have successfully tested ‘5G’ technology achieving maximum throughput speeds of over 70Gbps using 2GHz spectrum. The trial took place at the Zain Innovation Center in Kuwait. Bader Al-Kharafi, Zain Vice-Chairman and Group CEO, commented: ‘Today’s demonstration marks a leap forward in the implementation of 5G network capability and reflects our commitment to be an innovator across our operations. This ongoing testing programme will enable Zain to accelerate its mobile broadband network transformation to 5G, which will release the full potential of digitalisation in society and enhance ICT industry collaboration on multiple fronts.’

Kuwait, Zain Group, Zain Kuwait