Friday August 7, 2020

Three’s 5G delay takes the pressure off Vodafone

Operator says there is ‘no demand’ to justify an immediate launch of the next-generation network

Emmet Ryan

Technology Correspondent

29th November, 2019

Three Ireland has confirmed that it will not have 5G in Ireland by the end of the year. It remains unclear when in 2020 the mobile operator will have its network up and running.

The company said that it would launch a “substantial footprint” next year rather than in a small number of sites.

"As a lot of the technology that will...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly



Unlimited Access for 2 Years

This product does not auto-renew

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

When Eoghan Murphy decided to step down as Intercom chief executive and become its chairman instead, he knew he had to leave San Francisco for pastures new

Emmet Ryan | 5 days ago

A new budget phone from Nokia, a home projector and a portable CutiePi tablet are reviewed this week

Emmet Ryan | 5 days ago

The Amazon multibillionaire and his Big Tech contemporaries cut unimpressive figures as they were interrogated by the US House Judiciary Committee last week

Emmet Ryan | 5 days ago