What do I need to get my business ready for 5G?

You’ll need one or more 5G devices and 5G-ready mobile or data plans to connect your business to Telstra 5G. You’ll also need to be in an area that has 5G coverage.

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-ready phone or device

A 5G-ready phone or device

To unlock the power of 5G for your business, take a look at our range of 5G-ready phones and devices.

An eligible Telstra business plan

An eligible Telstra business plan

Once you’ve selected your phone or device, simply choose a Telstra business plan that includes 5G network access to the 5G network.

Want to know more about 5G?

With 5G, you have an opportunity to carve a niche in the business landscape with the new capabilities on offer. Whether it’s through innovation or bolstering the services you already provide, there is plenty to explore using 5G as a launching pad.

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What's the latest 5G news?

5G is the newest mobile network technology and has the potential to make our lives smarter, safer, and more efficient. 

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How does 5G help business?

For small and medium business owners, 5G offers ultra-fast mobile networking over greater distances.

Why choose Telstra 5G

Why choose Telstra 5G?

Telstra is leading the way in Australia in ensuring our customers have early access to all the benefits of advancing 5G technology.

How can 5G help my business?

For business owners, 5G offers ultra-fast mobile networking over greater distances. If you’re a rural business, this can mean faster internet capabilities, and if your set-up involves staff working remotely, the advancement in technology could be game-changing.

10X faster speed

5G isn’t just faster than 4G – it will be up to ten times faster. Imagine the dramatic effects this could have on app performance, or the immersive experiences you could deliver customers via your website, on social media and beyond.

Less delay

Time is money, and the faster your network the better. 5G can offer1 to 6 millisecond response times vs 30 milliseconds on 4G. A ground-breaking benefit when we consider applications where milliseconds will count, such as in automated vehicles.

 

More capacity

Want to connect with more customers in more places? The 5G signal is up to 10 times more powerful than 4G. That means it can reach more devices in more places across the country.

 

Greater reliability

5G technology provides up to 25x the reliability in coverage as 4G. While your devices overall performance will depend on variables such as network and device interactions, 5G will offer a substantial upgrade in reliability.

 

Faster downloads

You can download files, audiobooks, movies, music and apps faster than ever before on Telstra 5G. Even when you’re on the go. Uploads are more efficient on 5G too – get your files and posts where they need to be, fast.

 

Better coverage

No one should have to stand near a window in search of better signal. Spectrum technologies act like small cells and beams forming help deliver more reliable coverage than ever.

We’re here to help your business benefit from the power of 5G

At Telstra, we’re leading the way in Australia to ensure businesses have early access to all the benefits of advancing 5G technology. 5G can take your business straight into the future. And we’re here to help you make that happen.

10x faster speed to keep you moving

10x faster speed to keep you moving

Our 5G technology is up to 10x faster than 4G, broadening horizons of the experiences you could deliver. 

Better coverage, in more places

Better coverage, in more places

As Australia’s largest mobile network, we’re a global leader in the roll-out of 5G. And we’re committed to bringing it to Australians as fast as possible.

Greater reliability to back you up

Greater reliability to back you up

Our 5G technology provides up to 25x the reliability in coverage as 4G, an essential for small business in dense locations. 

Broader connection for wider reach

Broader connection for wider reach

We’re bringing advanced connectivity to Australia’s cities and regional areas so everyone can thrive.

Keep up with what’s new and what’s next in the world of 5G

5G networks are set to change the very nature of wireless connectivity worldwide. As with most new advancements in technology, 5G will shape the way businesses operate, so it’s wise to stay on top of the latest information and potential implications of this revolutionary tech.

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5G is set to change the world and business, forever

Learn how you can carve a niche in the business landscape with the new 5G capabilities on offer.

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Follow our roll-out of the latest 5G technology across Australia

See how we’re bringing brilliant connectivity and innovation to life.

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Get the facts on 5G health concerns

Though some concerns have been raised, there are no established health effects from 5G in relation to the Coronavirus.

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Seize the opportunities that will be made be possible with the roll-out of 5G

So that you can seize the opportunities that will be made be possible with the roll-out of 5G. 

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