SKorean carriers switch on 5G networks ahead of schedule

ABC News | 4/3/2019 | Staff
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South Korea's telecommunications carriers turned on super-fast 5G mobile internet networks abruptly ahead of schedule in an attempt to ensure the country becomes the first in the world to launch the services.

The carriers' 5G networks went live at 11 p.m. Wednesday, hours before U.S. carrier Verizon turned on its 5G network in some areas of Minneapolis and Chicago a week ahead of schedule. The South Korean carriers had initially planned to start their 5G services on Friday, but moved up to stay ahead of Verizon.

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However, the South Korean 5G services were initially available...
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