New York shows off its 5G credentials with a 60GHz public testbed

If you want to test 5G technologies in the field, then you’re going to need a test bed, and preferably one that will accommodate a wide range of equipment from multiple vendors. The New York University (NYU) has stepped into the 5G fray with the announcement that it is building a public test-bed specifically for the higher frequencies of millimetre wave (mmW) spectrum, which are expected to play a crucial part in the evolution of 5G.

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