reality, virtual reality, factory automation, remote operations, mission-critical communications, massive IOT and an ex- citing range of limitless potential and possibilities for consumers and enterprise businesses.
Over the recent years, as the leader of Sri Lanka’s digital transformation, SLT-MOBITEL has continuously demonstrated the potential and the critical need for deploying 5G technology across the island.
In April 2019, SLT-MOBITEL Mobile successfully showcased South Asia’s first 5G deployment over a mobile network, connecting a commercial mo- bile smartphone to its 5G network with record speeds.
Currently, the Telecommunications Regulatory Commis- sion of Sri Lanka (TRCSL) is facilitating 5G commercial license issuance in Sri Lanka. Upon receipt of necessary authorization SLT-MOBITEL aims to expand its 5G network, further unlocking the digital advancement and contributing to a more inclusive digital economy.
SLT-MOBITEL strives to raise the bar and provide best-in- class experiences to customers through advanced connectivity & digital technology solutions, including 5G, Narrow- band Internet of things (NB-IoT), and Mission Critical Communications (MCPTT), Artificial Intelligence (AI).
Additionally, driving digital inclusivity and boosting rural connectivity, SLT-MOBITEL strives to facilitate national- level initiatives collaborating with the TRCSL to provide 100% 4G LTE connectivity to the nation. With 5G commercial deployment plans, SLT-MOBITEL continues to invest in improv- ing its 5G-ready network infrastructure and has invested significantly to bolster broad- band services in Sri Lanka.