Exatel, Polish telecommunications service provider, announced that it will launch 5G tests next week in one shopping center in Warsaw. Tests will be conducted by the international RAPID 5G consortium, a member of which is Exatel. Michal Szczesny, Manager in Architecture and Network Planning Department, specified that Exatel will use the 60 GHz band.
RAPID 5G R&D Consortium is a joint venture of 11 European, Israeli and Japanese companies and research centers. The consortium is designing a system that will be a part of 5G and will be used at (among others) stadiums, stations and in shopping centers.