Besides Three UK, Vodafone will launch 5G on 3 July 2019 in major seven cities in UK. Vodafone 5G will be available on Glasgow, London, Manchester, Liverpool, Birmingham, Cardiff and Bristol. And later this year it will expand it’s 5G coverage to more areas including Birkenhead, Blackpool, Bournemouth, Guildford, Newbury, Portsmouth, Plymouth, Reading, Southampton, Stoke-on-Trent, Warrington and Wolverhampton according to their website.
What is 5G?
5G is the fifth generation cellular network technology that is 100x faster than current 4G capable network infrastructures. It bring more reliable, fast network connectivity. People can enjoy super-fast internet speed on their mobile phone. It’s the latest technology and UK is one of the first countries to start 5G services.
Important information on Vodafone 5G
Vodafone 5G has developed a very useful landing page for it’s subscribers to check Vodafone 5G network status. According to Vodafone website, to avail 5G speed you need to buy a 5G enabled handset. Some 5G handset may need to update software once 5G is live. Vodafone also made a lists of 5G enabled handsets can be available for their users to use 5G. Besides mobile handsets, the company will bring Vodafone 5G GigaCube device to turn your home into a wifi zone soon. People can buy the following 5G enabled handsets from Vodafone store
Vodafone also launching 5G for businesses. You can book a session with their business representatives or you can try 5G in their digital innovation hub.
So ultimately UK is having super-fast internet speed. No lag, high speed multi-player gaming, video conferencing and 100x (maximum) faster internet than current 4G.