Ericsson signs 5-year 5G contract with AT&T

FILE PHOTO: The Ericsson logo is seen at the Ericsson's headquarters in Stockholm
FILE PHOTO: Ericsson logo is seen at its headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden June 14, 2018. REUTERS/Olof Swahnberg

October 11, 2021

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Sweden’s Ericsson said on Monday it has won a five-year contract from AT&T to help build its 5G network in the United States.

AT&T, which won an auction earlier this year for C-Band spectrum, plans to use Ericsson’s gear to launch its 5G standalone network.

(Reporting by Supantha Mukherjee in Stockholm; editing by Niklas Pollard)