Etisalat has become the first telecom operator in the Middle East and North Africa region to offer the new super-fast 5G network on 5G-enabled smartphones.
Customers can access 5G on ZTE Axon 10 Pro, the first available 5G device from Etisalat. This launch is the first in line of 5G devices from leading global smartphone brands expected to be unveiled this year from Etisalat.
Etisalat subscribers can now enjoy the high speed of the 5G network up to 1Gbps and lower latency around 1 millisecond.
The new 5G service will enable subscribers to enjoy and unleash highly connected technologies, blending physical and digital realms – from AR and VR to IoT, AI, autonomous vehicles, 3D printing, wearable technology and more.
At around 20 times faster than 4G and with ultra-low latency, 5G service will allow users to stream live 4K resolution video anywhere at any time, with virtually no lag.
Etisalat customers now have the opportunity to experience 5G and purchase ZTE Axon 10 Pro from Marina mall in Abu Dhabi and Dubai Mall. Additionally, customers may also opt to buy with flexible Smart Pay plans on a 12, 18 or 24-month contract starting from only Dh241 ($65.6).
5G network will be available for all Etisalat postpaid, prepaid, consumer and business customers using 5G devices. All customers will be able to use existing data packs on the 5G network.