(KPL) Lao Telecom, the leading telecom company in Laos, on Oct 8, 2019 put on trial its 5G system which is 20 times faster than 4G.

5G or Fifth Generation has been developed to be more effective than 4G thus meeting the demand of users. The special feature of the 5G technology is that it can download a 2-hourmovies within 3-4 seconds while the 4G technology would take 6-7 minutes to download. This 5G technology will surely open the Internet of Things world and be foundation for technology development especially Smart Home,” said Mr. Souphon Chanthavixay, Deputy Director General, Lao Telecom. 

Mr. Souphon Chanthavixay, Deputy Director General, Lao Telecomat a launching ceremony for Lao Telecom 5G trial at Lao Telecom’s headquarters in Vientiane on Oct 5, 2019

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