Ooredoo Kuwait Launches Commercial 5G Service

Ooredoo Kuwait Launches Commercial 5G Service Image Credit: Ooredoo Kuwait

Ooredoo Kuwait this week announced the launch of its new commercial 5G service. 

The 5G network is a major upgrade in Ooredoo’s portfolio that offers customers superfast mobile broadband Internet to deliver incredible download speeds. Customers will have ultra-low latency times meaning easier and more stable gaming and streaming, said the Operator.

Ooredoo also made its first trial International 5G call in the region between Ooredoo Kuwait and Ooredoo Qatar, demonstrating the phenomenal capabilities of its 5G networks in Qatar and Kuwait. Prior to the 5G launch, Ooredoo hosted a special event that demonstrated the power of its new 5G network. Ooredoo demonstrated the network’s ability to operate video games comparing both networks, which require fast data speed, in addition to a live feed in 4K Full HD of drone footage of the event, and a speed test corner with devices equipped to utilize the new network capacity.

Mijbil AlAyoub, Senior Director, Corporate Communication, Ooredoo Kuwait
Through this, we are exercising our role as a private sector entity in the New Kuwait Vision 2035, and we aspire to deliver comprehensive telecom services with international standards in the Kuwaiti market under one roof, which comes in tandem with our digital transformation strategy.

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