5G customer cases

We are currently supporting more than 20 5G live networks across 4 continents. Through those commercial network deployments and joint 5g trials we share experience, learnings and continuously push the boundaries of how 5G can meet new needs.

5G commercial cases

Communication service providers all around the world have chosen to deploy 5G with Ericsson leading technology, with several commercial networks going live around the world. Explore our 5G use cases and business models and get inspired about the possibilities brought our leading network technology.

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.

Ooredoo Qatar brings fans to their feet with 5G services during Amir Cup Final

Ericsson and Ooredoo give fans a transformative, connected and digital 5G experience at the 2019 Amir Cup Final and grand opening of the Al Janoub Stadium

5G customer trial cases

Claro and Ericsson present the first 5G stadium in Brazil

Claro breaks the barriers in another technology milestone in the telco sector. The CSP made Allianz Parque Hall, in Sao Paulo, the first 5G ready event venue, using fifth-generation technology powered by Ericsson. This happened during the performance of the first holography performance in real time over a 5G network in Brazil, where musician Lucas Lima performed on the Led Zeppelin In Concert show.

5G is live at Tallinn’s top tech university

Telia Estonia and Ericsson's 5G network is on air at the Tallinn University of Technology (TalTech).

Turkcell Turkey: Building the future

Worlds first Full Mixed Mode Baseband from Ericsson puts Turkcell one step ahead of the competition.

5G smart harbor at the Port of Qingdao

China Unicom, Ericsson, Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries Co. Ltd. and Port of Qingdao are collaborating to upgrade manually operated harbors to automated ones by leveraging Ericsson 5G solution for more flexibility and higher efficiency.

Connecting Volvo CE with 5G

Ericsson has teamed up with Volvo Construction Equipment (CE) and Telia to run Sweden’s first 5G network for industrial use with remote-controlled machines and automation among the first applications being tested.


5G drives 4K streaming of US Open

Ericsson partners with AT&T, FOX Sports, Fox Innovation Lab and Intel to enable FOX Sports to broadcast 4K video wirelessly over 5G at the 2018 U.S. Open.

A royal 5G network

Ericsson and Telia are providing Sweden’s first 5G network – now live at the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm.

Ericsson 5G powers environmentally friendly self-driving vehicles

Ericsson, Einride and Telia partner to show driverless trucks are one step closer to being safe for public roads.

5G ultra-low latency propels jet engine manufacturing

Together with the Fraunhofer Institute for Production Technology we trialed how 5G can improve manufacturing processes. Our 5G trial system achieved ultra-low latency of close to 1 millisecond, allowing for real time monitoring and control.

Operators collaborate to drive mission-critical services globally using 5G

BT and Verizon have been researching the power of technologies like virtualization, edge cloud computing and federated network slicing as enablers for the next-generation services to ensure quality of service excellence.

5G live in Korea

In February 2018 Ericsson and Korea Telecom together with Intel conducted a 5G trial in a dense urban environment in the center of Seoul.

5G kicks the game

Are you ready to play 5G (foot) ball – Ericsson and Verizon showcase how virtual becomes reality with 5G networks.

5G sets sail in Estonia

Telia, Ericsson and Intel Corporation collaborated to deliver superfast and secure connectivity to Tallink’s cruise ships at the Port of Tallinn in Estonia.

The 5G race is on

Welcome to the 5G race track – Ericsson and Verizon showcase what low latency can do to keep cars and drivers on track.

New 5G speed world record

In partnership with SK Telecom and BMW Korea, Ericsson used advanced 5G technology to track a connected car travelling up to 170 km/hour to demonstrate data transmission speeds on a 5G network.

5G Heroes - changing the world

Connectivity will never be the same. Meet 5G Hero NTT DOCOMO and learn about the tests and trials as they move towards a 5G future.

Massive MIMO brings high-speed mobile internet to football fans

Europe’s largest deployment of Massive MIMO has benefitted countless football fans in Russia thanks to a partnership between Ericsson and MTS.

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