Telefonica, Nokia stage 26GHz 5G trial in Segovia

4 Feb 2021

Telefonica Espana (Movistar) and Nokia have announced that they are deploying 26GHz millimetre wave (mmWave) 5G connectivity in Segovia. To facilitate the rollout the companies have teamed up with the Segovia City Council, as well as the Carlos III University of Madrid, the UVa and the Alfonso X El Sabio University. Dubbed ‘Proyecto Amatista’ (Project Amethyst) the network will support the treatment of people with neurodegenerative diseases via immersive music therapy. According to the press release, the Project Amethyst got underway in July 2020 and will conclude in July 2022.

Spain, Nokia, Telefonica Espana (Movistar)