BT eyeing commercial 5G launch in 2019

BT Group is looking to launch a commercial 5G product in the next 18 months, lightreading.com reports. His comments were made during the  company’s strategy and earnings presentation.

Chief technology officer (CTO) Howard Watson said that although a commercial 5G launch would initially focus on enhanced mobile broadband, BT was also looking at the development of low-latency applications

BT subsidiary EE won 40 MHz of 3.4 GHz spectrum for GBP 302.59 million in the recent auction of mobile spectrum in UK.