Globe leads the 5G supremacy race in the Philippines with 1,069 areas across the country now with this latest generation in wireless technology. At present, Globe has the widest 5G footprint in the country owing to the company’s aggressive network builds and site upgrades.
Globe brings widest 5G network in the Philippines
As of January this year, Globe’s 5G coverage is present in 848 locations in Metro Manila and Rizal; and in 221 areas in Visayas and Mindanao.
“We want our customers to unlock the many possibilities and potential that 5G technology brings. Getting the 5G service to more customers supports our vision of empowering Filipinos to create the quality of lives they want,” said Ernest Cu, Globe’s President and CEO.
5G is the latest in wireless technology that promises faster speeds, higher bandwidth, and a more stable internet connection compared to 4G.
In the Visayas, 5G is now accessible in several areas in Negros Occidental, Cebu, Iloilo, and Aklan. The technology is likewise available in some areas in Misamis Oriental and Davao del Sur. In South Luzon, 5G is already present in selected locations in Laguna and Bulacan.
The company champions the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDG), specifically UN SDG No. 9 which recognizes the importance of infrastructure and innovation as crucial drivers of economic growth and development. Globe has vowed to uphold the 10 United Nations Global Compact principles and 10 UN SDGs.
What is 5G?
5G technology is the fifth-generation of wireless internet connectivity that promises faster speeds at a higher bandwidth. 5G is nearly 20 times faster than other networks available, such as LTE and the more commonly available 3G. The connection of 5G is higher can support more devices without sacrificing internet speed, which can reach up to 100Mbps.
To learn more about 5G’s possibilities in healthcare, entertainment, and more, please listen to the Globe podcast on Spotify.
But there’s so much more to learn about this new technology. To learn more about 5G, please visit www.globe.com.ph/5g today.