Movistar already has 5G protection in 1,253 municipalities on the finish of the primary quarter of the yr, that’s, as of March 31, 2021. The operator already reaches 80% of 5G protection in Spain with greater than 4,300 put in nodes. It all began in September final yr and, thanks to applied sciences like DSS, they have been in a position to attain this degree of protection in such a short while. We have 5G protection in all autonomous communities both with 5G NSA (Non Stand Alone) or DSS (Dynamic Spectrum Sharing). We hope that the deployment of 5G SA (Stand Alone).
Is your SIM compatible with 5G?
One of the doubts that arose years in the past was associated to the compatibility of SIM playing cards with the brand new know-how that was to arrive. In truth, with the arrival of 4G it was crucial to change a few of these older playing cards, however it appears that the majority of these in use are compatible. Companies like Ericsson or China Mobile confirmed that present SIMs (2019 statements) had been compatible with new 5G networks.
Today, Movistar has given us extra particulars on how to entry 5G from cell. As we have already defined within the introduction, it’s crucial to know if the smartphone we have is compatible and, however, if the SIM card helps 5G. Finally, it will likely be crucial to verify the protection to see what is offered in our space.
To know if the SIM card we have is compatible with 5G, we should be related to the cell community (not WiFi) and dial the next quantity on our cell accompanied by the decision key:
* # 102 # + name key
Movistar prospects will see a outcome with “A sequence of information of the kind: 68392 P54 4G 64 KB”. The operator confirms that if that message is consists of legend 4G is that the SIM card does assist each 4G and 5G. Otherwise, it will likely be crucial to change the SIM for a extra trendy one at a licensed vendor or retailer.
For safety causes, the duplicate card is barely given to the road holder or an individual licensed by him. The worth of the duplicate is 14.5 euros VAT included. All the playing cards offered in our shops are “triple reduce”, that’s, compatible with SIM, MicroSIM or NanoSIM.