BT’s 5G mobile service has gone live, bringing speeds of up to 150Mbps to consumers and business customers in more than 20 cities and large towns, including London, Birmingham, Cardiff, Manchester, Edinburgh, Belfast, Coventry, Leicester and Bristol.
The service uses BT’s EE network and is set to expand to a further 25 towns and cities by the end of this year.
BT Plus customers can choose from four new 5G plans offering 12GB, 30GB, 60GB or 200GB of mobile data with prices starting from £45 per month. All handset plans include access to the BT Sport app.
Business customers can choose from 6GB, 30GB, or 60GB 5G mobile plans.
Marc Allera, CEO of BT’s Consumer Division, said: “Our 5G service provides customers with a faster and more reliable connection in high demand, crowded areas across the UK at peak times.
“When combined with the best fibre, the UK’s fastest 4G network and biggest wi-fi network, BT is helping consumers and businesses stay connected wherever they are and whatever they need to do.”