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Menara TM is now 5G-powered

Following its participation in the 5G Demonstration Project (5GDP) in Langkawi and Subang Jaya, Telekom Malaysia (TM) has equipped its headquarters, Menara TM in Kuala Lumpur with 5G technology.

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Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng gets a taste of 5G-powered virtual tourism

In the not too distant future, virtual tourism may become a “thing.” Thanks to 5G connectivity, we’ll be able to experience a tourist attraction without physically being there. On Monday, 20 January, Malaysian Finance Minister Lim Guang Eng had the opportunity to experience just that—he “visited” Gunung Machinchang, Langkawi in real-time from Cyberjaya, approximately 500 […]

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Maxis eKelas showcases potential of 5G virtual reality learning powered by 5G

Thanks to 5G connectivity, Maxis’ flagship community programme—eKelas, has received a virtual reality (VR) boost, showcasing the potential of 5G in the education sector. Maxis demonstrated a VR learning experience for Science learning in its eKelas programme to Malaysian prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad at Pusat Internet IOCC, Langkawi on Sunday, 20 January 2020. […]

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U Mobile demonstrates “live” 5G use cases in Langkawi

For the better part of the year, we’ll be hearing plenty about 5G and its anticipated commercial roll-out in Q3 this year. Last week, the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) together with participating telcos have been busy showcasing use cases for 5G in Langkawi, in conjunction with the MCMC-led 5G Demonstration Projects (5GDP) initiative. […]

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Maxis records 3Gbps single user peaks speeds in C-band spectrum 5G trials

Following the approval from the Malaysian Communication and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) to trial 200MHz of 3.5GHz C-band spectrum, Maxis successfully achieved 2.96Gbps for single-user peak speeds at two of its trials sites in Subang Jaya recently. The recorded speeds mark a new high that further reinstates Maxis’ position of being in the forefront of the […]