South Korea announced the average download speed with 5G. The speed measured in Seoul, the capital of South Korea, attracted attention with 650 Mbps.
South Korea stands out with 5G speed
The 5G connection, which will bring great innovations to users, will offer more devices to network and a faster network connection experience. South Korea continues to achieve pioneering work in the field of 5G.
South Korea, one of the countries with the fastest internet infrastructure in the world, seems to have the same title for 5G. In a statement made by the Ministry of Science and Technology in South Korea, 5G speeds in six major cities, especially Seoul, were announced.
The average 5G download speed, including the country’s busiest locations, was measured at 656.6 Mbps. The Ministry stated that in 2019, speed measurements for 4G LTE reached an average speed of 158.3 Mbps.
In the measurements covering January and July, SK Telecom, KT and LG Uplus, especially the three biggest operator companies in the country, were studied. The average speeds of these three major operators in Seoul were measured at 789 Mbps, 652 Mbps and 528.6 Mbps, respectively.
Currently, 5G is spread over a large area in South Korea. While the total area in Seoul is 605.2 square kilometers, the 5G network is spread over 425.5 square kilometers.