What’s the latest on 5G?

5G health concerns and COVID-19: the facts

?We’re aware of some concern?in the community about a?potential link between 5G and?COVID-19. We want to be?clear: there are no established?health effects from 5G in?relation to the Coronavirus.

A glimpse of what’s to come with 5G

2020 is the year that 5G powers its way into our lives in a huge way. Before you experience the next revolution in connectivity, let’s find out what it all means, and what’s already possible.

We’re the first to enable Standalone 5G in Australia

Our mobile network is now end-to-end enabled for 5G Standalone (5G SA), increasing efficiency and enabling new and innovative uses for mobile technology at the same time.

The potential of 5G:

- Autonomous and self-driving cars for a safer driving experience
- Smart cities with smart utilities and on-demand transport
- A truly connected future through the Internet of Things
- Augmented and virtual reality and interactive technology

A glimpse of what’s to come with 5G

What do I need to get 5G?

You’ll need a 5G device and a 5G-ready mobile or data plan to connect to Telstra 5G. You’ll also need to be in an area that has 5G coverage.

5G coverage

5G is now rolling out in selected?areas. In non-5G coverage?areas, you’ll automatically switch?to our 4GX/4G or 3G. Check our?coverage map to find out more.

A 5G-enabled device

A 5G-enabled device?If you’re ready to try 5G, take a?look at our range of 5G-ready?devices.

An eligible Telstra plan

Choose a mobile plan that includes access to the 5G network (up to 30 June all Telstra plans include 5G access).