Entel stages gigabit 5G trial in Bolivia

25 Sep 2019

State-backed Entel – Bolivia’s largest mobile operator by subscribers – has announced that it has successfully trialled 5G at the Expocruz 2019 event in Santa Cruz. The tests were carried out in conjunction with Chinese vendor Huawei and achieved downlink transmission speeds of up to 1Gbps. Entel claims that the trial makes it the first Bolivian mobile operator to demonstrate 5G technology.