We're testing 5G mobile connectivity - and so we've built our own app and network to test live radio streaming on Stronsay, Orkney.
Blog post on 9 Apr 2019
An overview of BBC R&D's work for the 5G SmartTourism and 5G RuralFirst projects
White paper published Dec 2019
Overview of development and user trials of a mobile AR app for the 5G Smart Tourism project
White paper published Sep 2019
World’s first public demo of our own hardware, built from scratch to see if we can help improve the 5G LTE standard in future.
Blog post on 12 Apr 2019
Results of BBC R&D's 5G Broadcast Radio trial (part of 5G RuralFirst project)
The first public trial of our 5G-powered AR application.
Blog post on 19 Feb 2019
Testing ways to remotely render and deliver low-latency, high-bandwidth video to a smartphone.
Blog post on 10 Apr 2019
High-speed, high quality, always on 5G connectivity could have a significant impact on how we produce content.
Blog post on 11 Apr 2019
We are exploring how high-bandwidth low-latency mobile networks such as 5G can enable high-quality immersive experiences on mobile devices. Working with partners in the West of England Combined Authority’s 5G...
Developing an architecture that allows seamless reception of content on different devices as users move between different environments and available networks.
We’ve been working with the mobile industry and other broadcasters to enhance the mobile standards for TV applications.
We're involved in 5G FWA trials which could deliver new content experiences that we're developing.
Blog post on 13 Nov 2017
Find out more about what we're showing at the annual media technology show.
Blog post on 8 Sep 2019
How the latest mobile standards add support for broadcast video services.
Blog post on 11 Oct 2017
Our object-based weather forecast is now a web app, taking advantage of new 5G technology to deliver the experience on a large scale.
Blog post on 9 Sep 2019