Samsung Electronics stated Sunday it has signed a deal with U.S. Cellular to supply the American cellular service with 5G and 4G Long Term Evolution network solutions.
This is the fourth US deal Samsung has clinched within the area of telecommunications and its first with U.S. Cellular.
Under the settlement, U.S. Cellular should buy Samsung’s 5G solutions, together with New Radio expertise, to spice up its current 4G LTE network providers.
U.S. Cellular is the fifth-largest telecom service supplier within the area. Samsung will assist U.S. Cellular proceed to construct its 5G network utilizing gear compliant with 3GPP 5G New Radio requirements.
Samsung stated it has a aggressive edge in its 5G Access Unit and 5G modem chip, which save area and time in set up and are energy- and cost-efficient.
Samsung’s US companions cater to 80 % of complete US telecom subscribers.