The 5G Lab lets developers explore the power of 5G through challenges, hackathons and academic programs.

Bring your 5G
ideas to life.

Developing a prototype that needs 5G? Enter a 5G Challenge. Winners receive grant funding to test their prototypes on our live 5G Ultra Wideband network.


The future of public safety technology will be powered by 5G networks. Discover how these new, life saving devices, will empower our first responders to better protect our communities.

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Recent 5G Challenges

Have an industry-changing prototype? Check out our previous and current challenges.

Creative Explorations with
Smithsonian Open Access

Discover the new learning tools we are developing with Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum.

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We love

One weekend. One goal: Make a prototype. Here are some highlights.

5G Mobile
Game Jams

Over the course of two jams, we explored the future of 5G gaming on a mobile phone.

Capitol Records
5G Hackathon

We worked with JAMESDAVIS and Capitol Records to explore the future of AR music experiences.

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We partner with academic teams on capstones, thesis advisory, and research.

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Get in

There’s a lot more to learn about the 5G Lab. If you have a question or want to hear more, reach out.

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