The recently released annual report of the Pakistan Telecommunications Authority (PTA) states that the spectrum for the provision of 5G service in the country will be auctioned in the financial year 2023.
To put it simply, the final work on the delivery of the 5G service will begin sometime in the year 2023, for which no date has yet been set.
However, according to Umair Malik, a member of the Ministry of Science and Technology and Advisor to the Prime Minister on Telecom, 5G will be available in Pakistan in 2022.
Umair Malik said that the experiments of 5G conducted in collaboration with PTA telecom companies have been successful and recently Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry called Zong’s head office in China and made a successful experiment of FiveG.
The federal government had also approved a three-year ‘Rolling Spectrum Strategy 2020-2023’ to ensure the promotion of high-speed telecom networks under the Rolling Spectrum Policy, which was approved by the Cabinet in November 2020.
This was the main goal of the Spectrum Master Plan. The Spectrum Master Plan provides a roadmap for the future for spectrum allocation during 2020 and 2023, as well as for the review of relevant policies.
When will the 5G service arrive in which city of Pakistan?
Umair Malik says authorities are also working on the availability of 5G devices in Pakistan. And before the launch of this service, it will be ensured that the devices will be easily available in the market at the stage where the 5G service reaches.
He said that 5G would be launched in phases. “5G service will be provided first in major cities like Islamabad, Karachi, Lahore, etc., and then to other cities. This will take about one and a half to two yearrs.
What is the 5G (Fifth Generation) Internet?
According to Internet experts, 5G Network is the next generation wireless network that is not only a revolution in the world of technology for Internet users but also the fastest way to increase communication between people.
The quality of calls and videos from FiveG will improve. Data transfer between machines will also be possible in a few seconds. Online videos and games will run faster without buffering.
Downloading and 5G
5G’s will have ten times faster download speeds than the4G Internet, and while it takes a few minutes to download a movie, 5G Internet users can download a two-hour movie in just a few seconds. Will be able