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Unprecedented access to new spectrum will be needed if 5G is to deliver the high-speed, high-capacity services promised.


  • 5G will use both new and existing spectrum bands. Spectrum band choices will be closely tied to service type and use case.

Features and Benefits

  • Discover which 5G spectrum bands will support the many types of use case and how soon these bands are expected to become available.
  • Understand the characteristics associated with the various 5G bands and how they are performing in commercial networks.

Key questions answered

  • How will the new mid-range and mmWave spectrum bands be deployed by 5G operators?
  • How will dynamic spectrum sharing impact the rollout of 5G networks?

Table of contents


  • Catalyst
  • Ovum view
  • Key findings
  • The 5G spectrum range
  • What operators are using today
  • Methodology
  • Further reading
  • Author

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