Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) this year unveiled its roadmap for facilitating public testing of 5G technology and related services in Pakistan in line with the policy of Government of Pakistan. Zong CMPAK has become the 1st Pakistani telecom operator to have successfully conducted the 5G trial. This is a proud moment for Pakistan and testament to the accelerating technological innovation within the country.
Wireless technology developments, like 5G are expected to deliver increased flexibility, reliability and capacity to help meet requirements of a Digital Pakistan. This trial is the first one being conducted and there will be more on the different scenarios of 5G in the near future. PTA, as a regulator of ICT sector, is committed to supporting technology and innovation in Pakistan.
Pakistan’s No.1 Data Network, Zong 4G, the pioneer of 4G in Pakistan, is now the first and only telecom operator to successfully test 5G services. Backed by China Mobile Communications Corporation (CMCC), and supported by 11,000+ 4G towers and 13 million 4G customers, Zong 4G is truly a leader in innovation, advanced technology, and infrastructure.
Now, anyone wishing to test 5G will be able to experience lightning fast speeds of 5G. With the 5G enabled technology of the leaders of the digital revolution in Pakistan, businesses will be better equipped to work on IoT and integrate interoperable devices, manage fleets, and systems through cloud technology.
Whenever 5G is launched in Pakistan, the nation’s No. 1 Data Network’s customers will be able to experience infinite possibilities, define the undefined, and explore technology like never before.