All four UK operators secure 5G spectrum in £1.36bn auction EE

All four of the UK’s major mobile operators have secured valuable spectrum at the latest Ofcom 5G auction, raising £1.4 billion for the treasury.

Up to 200MHz of spectrum was up for grabs, including worth of long-range 700MHz frequencies freed up by Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT), and 120MHz worth of mid-band 3.6-3.8GHz airwaves.