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Tbaytel Goes 5G

By Katie Nicholls Dec 19, 2022 | 4:16 PM

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Customers of Tbaytel will get to use the latest 5G network that the company brings to the city.

In partnership with Ericsson, core areas of Thunder Bay will have access to 60 5G network sites, with plans to expand to more regional markets by the end of 2023.

5G networks will enhance our mobile experience providing us opportunities to reimagine how we use our smartphones and connected devices. It will bring faster data speeds for downloads and streaming, larger network capacities to support more connected customers and continuous network reliability to enrich Tbaytel’s overall mobile experience,

Tbaytel President and CEO Dan Topatigh said in a released statement.

Tbaytel also notes they are partnering with Rogers and Ericsson to build and optimize the new to Thunder Bay 5G network.

There are a few compatible devices that can take advantage of the new network;

  •  Apple iPhone SE (3rd Generation)
  •  Apple iPhone 12, 13 and 14 series
  •  Samsung Galaxy S22 series
  •  Motorola Moto Edge
  •  Google Pixel 4a, 5G, 5, 6, 6 Pro, 6a 7, 7 Pro

More information on the launch of 5G will be available in the coming weeks.


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