Rogers begins roll out of 5G network in major Canadian cities

Investing.com | Jan 16, 2020 at 12:00 AM
  • Rogers Communications Inc said on Wednesday it has started rolling out the fifth-generation (5G) telecoms network in some Canadian cities, becoming the country’s first cellphone provider to offer the super-fast telecom services.
  • Rogers, one of Canada’s largest wireless carriers, will launch first in downtown Vancouver, Toronto, Ottawa, and Montreal, before expanding into over 20 more markets by the end of the year, in advance of 5G-enabled devices becoming available this year.
  • The forum is intended to ensure that 5G networks from service providers in different countries will be able to communicate seamlessly with each other.