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Now throughout Switzerland.

96% coverage

The best network.
5G across Switzerland.

The best network is now even better. 5G is faster, more reliable and more powerful than ever before. It is opening up new opportunities – for our communities, for the economy and for Switzerland as a whole.


Winner of the connect mobile network test 2021


Mobile network expansion

To ensure we always offer the best network in all regions, we are constantly expanding capacity and coverage in the cities, in the countryside and everywhere in between. Technology neutral with 3G, 4G and 5G. And convergent with our fibre-optic network. Find out more from Swisscom Trainer Marcel in the video.

The benefits of 5G

Surfing speed

5G will make download speeds up to 2 Gbit/s possible initially, with speeds of up to 10 Gbit/s following soon. That’s between two and ten times faster than current download speeds on 4G network.

Response time

Thanks to 5G, the response time will fall from the current 25 to 35 milliseconds to just a few milliseconds, providing virtually delay-free communication in real time.


5G enables far more devices to transfer far more data simultaneously. This is important because we now send as much data in half a day as we used to send in a week five years ago.


The network is more sustainable with 5G: it only takes 0.2 watts to transfer one single megabyte of data. With 2G it is 5,400 watts. So, it's a change worth making.

Decentralised cloud

5G enables decentralised, mobile-connected clouds for applications that provide the required resources with greater agility and flexibility.

Network slicing

5G can provide individual applications with flexible network capacities, as might be required by the emergency services during a major incident for example.

5G News

Network and infrastructure

Swisscom wins connect fixed-network test

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Network and infrastructure

Swisscom wins Microsoft Global IoT Award

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Network and infrastructure

5G accelerates track construction

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5G for companies

The 5G Campus Solution enables Swisscom to provide companies with the opportunity to digitise the entire process chain in the shortest possible time. This provides manufacturing companies with significant efficiency gains and potential for cost savings.


Here you will find the most important answers for 5G.

When will 5G be available in my area?

Swisscom is rolling out 5G throughout Switzerland (for over 90% of the population). Current coverage can be seen in these maps.

Is my smartphone compatible with 5G?

Will the Internet Booster support 5G?

What are the benefits of 5G?

Does the introduction of 5G require new research to determine whether the technology is dangerous?

What’s the difference between 5G and 5G+?

Why can’t I get reception on my 5G smartphone everywhere in Switzerland?

Why is the speed slow even though the 5G symbol is displayed?

and health

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