Zain KSA to roll-out region’s first 5G roaming service

Zain KSA launched the first 5G international roaming service for its customers in Kuwait using Zain Kuwait’s network. This impressive milestone marks the beginning of the data roaming services using 5G in the future. This initiative stems from Zain KSA’s expansion strategy and commitment to meet its customers’ needs and provide them with top services while roaming in Kuwait where international roaming download speed reaches 500 Mbps.

Commenting on the initiative, Zain KSA Chief Executive Officer Sultan bin Abdulaziz Al Deghaither, confirmed that this pioneering move is part of Zain’s strategy to invest in innovative services and technologies. He emphasized Zain KSA’s readiness to pursue its leadership in the ICT sector in the Kingdom and the region which will assist in developing and transforming the Kingdom’s capabilities towards a digital society in line with Saudi Vision 2030’s goals services in various fields and creating simpler and more efficient business environments.

The 5G services offer three basic high-speed connectivity features. It is 4G networks. Additionally, the 5G services provide an extremely low latency that will create a unique user experience. The third feature is capacity, where the higher capacity of the 5G network will be able to interact with the user.

Zain KSA is committed to enhancing the Kingdom’s leading position in the world, with its first 5G network coverage is the largest in the Middle East, Europe and Africa. Zain KSA’s 5G roaming service is now available within the existing data roaming packages.