What you need to know
- UK carrier Three is about to start its 5G rollout.
- 66 places will go live from the end of February.
- Three has more 5G bandwidth than any other UK carrier.
UK carrier Three is going to switch on 5G in 66 locations at the end of February, in several major cities and some fairly small towns as well.
As reported by TechRadar, Three is the last of the UK carriers to roll out a 5G launch, however, their coverage appears to be much more substantial than its competitors.
Whilst EE launched 5G in eight cities, and O2 in six, Three plans to switch on 66 locations. The full list includes; Aberdeen, Bath, Birmingham, Bradford, Bristol, Cardiff, Coventry, Doncaster, Glasgow, Leeds, Leicester, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Reading, Sheffield, and a whole host of smaller towns. You can read the full list here (opens in new tab).
According to Three's website, it has more 5G spectrum than any other UK carrier:
Currently, 5G phones available from the Carrier include the Huawei Mate 20 X 5G, the Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 5G and Samsung's brand new offerings, the Galaxy S20 Plus and S20 Ultra.
Samsung 5G Flagship
Superphone with super features
The Samsung Galaxy S20 arrives stacked to the rafters with new features, including a brand new camera array and 5G networking on every model. It might not be your time for 5G, but the Galaxy S20 will be ready when it is.
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