Ofcom: 5G spectrum auction is complete – and here are the results
Telecoms regulator Ofcom has confirmed the completion of its milestone auction for 5G spectrum and is now ready to announce the results.
Ofcom ran a spectrum auction for two frequency bands – 2.3 GHz, and 3.4 GHz.
2.3 GHz is geared towards 4G use and will help to improve capacity as more devices and users congest networks. 3.4 GHz is the frequency most eyes are on, as it’s the primary band earmarked for 5G.
Philip Marnick, Spectrum Group Director at Ofcom, says: