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UK as 5G Testbed: Samsung Huawei and Telefonica Start Research Push

UK as 5G Testbed: Samsung Huawei and Telefonica Start Research Push

Posted on 08 Oct 2012 at 4:31pm

The UK will play host to a new research facility focusing on 5G technology in a bid to put right the missteps that have dogged the introduction of 4G services in the country. A new centre focused on researching 5G technology is to be established at the University of Surrey.

The centre will receive £35m in funding, with contributions coming from both private companies and the public sector. £11m of the money will come from the public purse via the UK Research Partnership Investment Fund (UKRPIF) and the remaining…