Another 5G Pilot Trial Conducted Successfully

Yes Seatel, one of the telecom companies in Cambodia, has conducted successfully the pilot trial of the latest generation wireless technology for digital cellular network - 5G.

The pilot trial of 5G took place here yesterday at the firm's headquarters in Phnom Penh in the presence of H.E. Tram Iv Tek, Minister of Posts and Telecommunications.

Three other telecom operators Smart Axiata, Cam GSM (Known as Cellcard), and Metfone � also used to conduct 5G pilot trials.

H.E. Tram Iv Tek said in the function that the pilot trial reflects Cambodia's readiness for 5G network. It will contribute to the government's policy on digital economy and industrial revolution 4.0, he added.

There were 22 million mobile phone subscribers at the six mobile operators by the end of 2019, while internet subscribers hit 16.5 million, according to the Telecommunication Regulator Cambodia's statistics.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press