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O2's 5G rollout hits the 150 location mark

O2's 5G rollout hits the 150 location mark
O2's 5G network is growing ahead of the Samsung Galaxy S21 launch.

Home Phones Phone news O2 phone news (Pocket-lint) - After its previous announcement that it had over 100 locations enabled for 5G just before the launch of iPhone 12, O2 UK has now raised this number to 150 ahead of the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S21 later today.It's also involved in the Department of Culture, Media and Sport's 5G Create programme where it's working on a test project improving the fan experience at the O2 Arena.The 5G Create programme is also behind the new AR app to accompany the upcoming BBC Earth series The Green Planet that we covered yesterday.2021 is already seeing networks bolster their 5G networks and offer many more 5G devices - O2's roster now boasts over 30 5G handsets.

The best mobile phone deals in 2021 for the Apple iPhone, Samsung Galaxy, Google Pixel, OnePlus and moreThat's up there with the most amounts from other networks, better than some - EE now stands at 125 - but the word 'location' needs to be taken with a little liberty; the reality is that both networks are neck-and-neck.

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