EE launched its 5G network on 30 May 2019 in six UK cities: Belfast, Birmingham, Cardiff, Edinburgh, London and Manchester. EE plans to introduce 5G into 10 more cities in 2019, including: Bristol, Coventry, Glasgow, Hull, Leeds, Leicester, Liverpool, Newcastle, Nottingham and Sheffield. A further 10 cities are due to receive 5G in 2020: Aberdeen, Cambridge, Derby, Gloucester, Peterborough, Plymouth, Portsmouth, Southampton, Wolverhampton, Worcester.
O2 is launching 5G in October 2019 initially in Belfast, Cardiff, Edinburgh, Leeds, London and Slough. Further rollout is scheduled to continue through 2019 and beyond, with 50 towns and cities setup with 5G by summer 2020.
While Three hasn’t announced an official date for its 5G launch, a bunch of UK towns cities have been confirmed for 2019: Birmingham, Bolton, Bradford, Brighton, Bristol, Cardiff, Coventry, Derby, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Hull, Leeds, Leicester, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Middlesbrough, Milton Keynes, Nottingham, Reading, Rotherham, Slough, Sheffield, Sunderland and Wolverhampton.
Vodafone launched its 5G network will launch on 3 July 2019 in seven UK cities, including: Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, Glasgow, Liverpool, London and Manchester. Vodafone’s 5G network is due to roll out to a further 12 locations later in 2019: Birkenhead, Blackpool, Bournemouth, Guildford, Newbury, Portsmouth, Plymouth, Reading, Southampton, Stoke-on-Trent, Warrington and Wolverhampton. The dates for the additional 12 locations haven’t been confirmed yet.