Published: 07 September 2015

The race to 5G

5G represents the next generation of wireless technology. Watch our film to discover more about 5G and see inside our new 5G Innovation Centre.

Capable of handling our ever-increasing demand for mobile data, 5G will provide 'Internet of Things' connectivity and control for billions of devices and trillions of applications.

The University of Surrey’s 5G Innovation Centre (5GIC) is the world’s largest academic research centre dedicated to next-generation wireless connectivity.

The 5GIC houses over 170 researchers and has attracted over £70 million of investment, including £12 million from the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE). It brings together leading academic expertise and major industry partners to define and develop a global 5G network that will radically change lives across the world.

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