Mi 9S 5G with Snapdragon 855 Plus and up to 12GB RAM gets certified by TENAA

The Mi 9S 5G has received TENAA certification in China, hinting at a possible launch some time in the near future. The Mi 9S certification listing details much of the smartphone’s specifications, including the presence of the Snapdragon 855 Plus processor paired with the optional Snapdragon X50 modem for 5G connectivity. The main point of the enhanced Mi 9S version would be 5G connectivity, coupled with the upgraded flagship Qualcomm SoC, as well as up to 12GB RAM and 512GB storage.

KT takes 5G to leisure sports

KT has launched a leisure sports viewing service powered by fifth-generation (5G) network technology, in a bid to attract users seeking a work-life balance since the adoption of the government's shorter workweek policy, the company said Sunday.

Keysight delivers certified 5G new radio protocol compliance test cases

Global ICT services provider Keysight Technologies has launched 5G network emulation solutions which it says deliver a “leading number” of 5G new radio (NR) protocol conformance test cases validated by the Global Certification Forum (GCF) and PTCRB, a certification forum consisting of US mobile operators.

Development of 5G technologies in Russia will not be quick - Telecom Ministry

Russia will not see a quick development of 5G data transmission technologies, Deputy Telecom Minister Alexei Volin said. "The development in this aspect is underway but I personally believe we will not have very quick progressing of 5G technologies," the official said.

Ho Chi Minh City to begin 5G pilot rollout

According to a press release, the Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT)’s branch in Ho Chi Minh (HCM) City has proposed to pilot 5G technology from September 2019 to May 2020. In a document sent to the Municipal People’s Committee, the Department of Information and Communications said the VNPT HCM City will complete the installation of equipment in August.