Verizon to Launch First 5G Fixed Wireless Broadband Trials in April 2017

The 5G trial, which will make use of technology from partners at Cisco, Ericsson, Intel, LG, Nokia, Qualcomm and Samsung, should involve several hundred cell sites and cover several thousand customer locations. However it’s not quite compact enough yet for Mobile usage, hence the initial focus on a fixed wireless setup that is likely to put receiving antennas on top of nearby homes.