The ultra wireless standard 5G fast mobile a next important step is coming up this Friday. Until 15 o’clock in the afternoon those interested in telecommunications must submit a company to the Federal network Agency documents, so that you can bid at the auction of the 5G frequencies. The authority checks the documents and gives a few weeks later, the reply, whether the company be approved. The actual auction will again take place at the earliest at the end of March in Mainz, Germany.

there are Currently three mobile network operators: Deutsche Telekom, Vodafone and Telefónica (O2). Telefónica has already announced to want to again bid. You see, “in 5G, particularly for the economy in the context of industry 4.0, there are considerable opportunities,” it said of the company. “Here is a new, innovative application possibilities result from the new mobile radio standard.” It is safe to say that Vodafone and Deutsche Telekom to submit timely documentation for the network Agency.

Also a newcomer is one of the party: The mobile phone Discounter 1&1 Drillisch, a subsidiary of United Internet, Montabaur in Rhineland-Palatinate, want to bid and the construction of a network to undertake. This should boost competition in the German mobile communications market – from the point of view of experts, the end user will benefit because he could get more for our money power.

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