ZURICH, April 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) and Swisscom, together with cutting-edge device manufactures including OPPO, LG Electronics, Askey and WNC today announced the arrival of commercial 5G services in Europe with the launch of Swisscom's 5G network. The launch marks the beginning of a fast-paced and broad roll out of 5G networks and Android smartphones in the region expected throughout 2019.
The full release is available on the Qualcomm News Center website at (https://www.qualcomm.com/news/releases/2019/04/10/qualcomm-and-swisscom-bring-5g-europe-first-announced-commercial-services)
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