Nos stages 3.5GHz 5G trial in Matosinhos

12 Jun 2019

Portuguese full-service telecoms operator Nos has staged a 5G trial in the coastal town of Matosinhos, Jornal Economico reports. TeleGeography notes that Matosinhos, part of the northern Porto district of Portugal, is hosting the country’s inaugural Free Technology Zone (FTZ) project. According to the article, the 5G testing process involved the demonstration of beach surveillance/danger prevention techniques. In order for Nos to carry out the tests, the National Communications Authority (Autoridade Nacional de Comunicacoes, ANACOM) allowed the telco to utilise a block of 3.5GHz spectrum.

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