True 5G is just around the corner: Tokyo Tech and Rakuten Mobile

August 3, 2021
by Rakuten.today
True 5G is just around the corner: Tokyo Tech and Rakuten Mobile

After years of exciting headlines, “true 5G” may finally be upon us. On July 4, Rakuten Mobile successfully verified data transfer on a 5G standalone (5G SA) mobile network with collaboration from Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech), on the grounds of the university’s Ookayama campus in southern Tokyo. “Standalone” 5G: What’s the big deal? …