5G Live Networks: SK Telecom

Ericsson 5G networks are now switched on in South Korea - explore the case below

Ericsson 5G is live in South Korea

In early 2019, SK Telecom switched on its commercial 5G network, announcing the “Beginning of the Age of Hyper-Innovation with 5G”. The company introduced in detail its competitiveness in 5G network along with 5G price plans and services.

5G partnership for success

Ericsson and SK Telecom has had a close and strong 5G cooperation for many years. For 5G, Ericsson has provided SKT with the 5G New Radio (NR) radio, baseband, and Ericsson Network Management system in order for them to build a better 5G network. 

Early users share their thoughts on 5G

How do SK Telecom's users experience 5G? And what are their hopes and ideas for its future usage? Watch the video to find out. 

How Ericsson and SKT deployed 5G together

Learn about SK Telecom’s deployment strategy for 5G including key success factors and how they were able to provide 5G coverage to 50% of the population in just 8 months. 

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Our 5G is made to evolve your network from 4G to 5G in a fast way and boost performance with precision.

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Ericsson and SKT in 5G

SK Telecom's 5G strategy ensures top network experience

In our latest Ericsson Mobility Report, we dive deeper into SKT's 5G cluster-based rollout strategy. We reveal how it's enabling a premium network experience and high-quality services in specific locations.

SKT and Ericsson build 5G with precision in the world’s largest 5G market

Meeting 5G ambitions efficiently and economically requires solutions that can both support the required capacity and can be deployed and operated in an optimized way. Together, SKT and Ericsson are maximizing the potential of 5G.

5G is live: Explore our networks around the world

2019 was the year we managed to roll out 24 live commercial networks with our fantastic partners. To get a recap of the 5G networks that have gone live so far, explore our 5G globe.