khaleejtimes.com Etisalat takes 5G experience to next level. Get ready to download a 1GB file in 13 seconds with 5G. And no this is not a mere announcement but a reality that was displayed at etisalat stands on the opening day of the 5-day Gitex Technology Week 2018. Etisalat is all set to launch 5G devices by first-half of 2019. Saeed Al Zarouni, senior vice-president, Mobile Network, etisalat, highlighted that the UAE is now globally recognised as a tech hub and is creating the right platform for global businesses to look at the UAE as the most preferred investment destination. “Our business strategy is to align with the government’s vision to create a happy and smart city and hence the rollout of 5G is inevitable. Pub 14 Oct 2018 Added 15 Oct 2018
khaleejtimes.com Technology – Experience the future of 5G with Etisalat at Gitex. Visitors at Gitex Technology Week this year can experience live 5G experience, download 4K HD video content, even witness the future of mobility with the world’s first flying car Pop. Up Next to make a presence on the Etisalat stand. Etisalat on showcased live download speed comparison between 4G and 5G live networks giving visitors a chance to experience the “download time” difference between the two technologies by downloading a 4K HD movie/video using 4G and 5G simultaneously. The 5G use case that will focus on ultra-high speed and low latency. The exhibit will highlight the comparison of time to download a 4K video using 4G and 5G technology. The video(more than 1GB) download time is taken only 13 seconds as opposed to 4G, which takes approximately 2 minutes.