Brazilian national telecommunications company Anatel has approved the discover for the approaching auction for the fifth technology spectrum, expected to acquire put in June.

The announcement was produced yesterday (25) by the agency’s board, which has also made a decision on the required adoption of standalone 5G, which will have to have the implementation of a community impartial from the latest 4G established-up. The discover will now be analysed by the Federal Court of Auditors.

The company estimates the first cost to telcos will reach 35 billion reais (US$ 6.2 billion) to use the 3,5 GHz frequency bands. Providers will also want to invest an additional 80 billion reais (US$ 14 billion) on 5G as a result of the following two many years.

In accordance to Anatel, the expectation is that 5G engineering will be offered in all Brazilian capitals right up until July 2022. The country’s 5G auction was initially set to be held in March 2020, but it was delayed thanks to the Covid-19 pandemic.

The announcement follows the conclusion of the Brazilian government’s international tour concentrated on 5G technologies previously this month. The excursion was intended by the Communications ministry and the Federal Courtroom of Auditors as a indicates to learn a lot more about the the fifth-technology systems in improvement at the primary world-wide hubs and velocity up the proceedings all-around the forthcoming auction.

The ministerial tour lined Sweden, Finland, Japan and China. The ministerial tour adopted a sequence of recommendations and obligations for telcos concerning the auction, introduced late January by the federal authorities. Between the requirements is a personal community distinctive for federal government use, to be created by the productive bidders.