Sky has been in partnership with Telefonica since it launched Sky Mobile service in the UK back in January of last year and the company has just announced that it has extended is partnership with Telefonica.
This extended partnership will give Sky Mobile customers access to Telefonica’s 5G network when it launches in the UK. The two companies will be working together to test out 5G in the UK before launch.
Stephen van Rooyen, CEO UK and ROI, Sky, said: “This long-term deal furthers our strategic partnership with Telefónica UK, accelerates the growth of Sky Mobile and ensures our customers continue to enjoy great service including 5G connectivity. Customers love Sky Mobile and the ease with which they can roll over their data and swap to the latest handset – that’s why over half a million customers have switched to Sky Mobile since we launched last year.”
Mark Evans, CEO, Telefónica UK, said: “Our award winning network and unwavering focus on the customer has helped us build a roster of successful partnerships. The extension of this agreement with Sky further optimises usage of our assets allowing us to continue to invest while helping Sky grow their mobile customer offer. We look forward to continuing this partnership and driving the mutual benefits it creates.”
You can find out more information about the new deal between Sky Mobile and Telefonica over at Sky at the link below.