The head of the state corporation VEB.RF, Igor Shuvalov, said that 5G base stations plan to start consumption in the Moscow metro in 2023.
They were presented today at the construction exhibition organized by VEB.RF in the Federation Council. Dmitry Lakontsev, head of the NTI Competence Center for Wireless Communications and the Internet of Things at Skoltech, noted that “this year, the first 4 metro stations should be equipped with 5G.”
He added that while it is planned to close the network of platforms and subway pavilions. Most likely, laptops will be implemented at new stations. Which one specifically is not specified.
In October, the state corporation announced that it would postpone the development of equipment for 5G and focus on the release of LTE networks. [ТАСС]
Source: Iphones RU