5G
Mobile

5G is coming — here’s what to expect, and when to expect it on your carrier

5G mobile technology is confusing, but it doesn't have to be. Here's how 5G will boost your network stability, speed, and coverage, and just when you can expect to see the benefits.
Mobile

Huawei CEO teases upcoming P20, targets 2019 for 5G-connected phone

In an interview with Digital Trends, Huawei CEO Richard Yu teased several forthcoming devices from the company, speaking about the innovations we should expect on the Huawei P20, and an exciting 5G device due before the end of 2019.
Computing

Intel is working hard to bring 5G technology to mobile PCs

At MWC 2018, Intel will be showing off its 5G modem inside a detachable 2-in-1 PC, with shipping products expected to arrive in the second half of 2019 from Dell, HP, Lenovo, and Microsoft.
Mobile

AT&T names first three cities chosen to receive 5G networks by the end of 2018

AT&T has announced that it intends to be the first major network to begin rolling out the new 5G standard in the U.S., starting in late 2018. The carrier has officially revealed the first three cities to receive the wireless service.
Mobile

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon X24 will likely be its last LTE modem

Qualcomm is working to bring 5G to the masses -- but you might not be aware that the super-speedy connections could be available as soon as this year. Here is how Qualcomm is working to deploy 5G.
Mobile

These 19 companies will offer 5G devices by 2019. Where’s Apple?

Qualcomm has announced partnerships with dozens of companies -- both carriers and device-makers -- to deploy 5G over the next two years. In other words, you could experience super-fast 5G speeds for yourself as soon as 2019.
Mobile

Sprint announces it will commit to 5G coverage by 2019

Sprint has announced that it plans to roll out its nationwide 5G mobile network by the end of 2019. However, the company's CEO did say that this move would be accompanied by a price increase.
Mobile

Has Verizon’s plan to sell Huawei phones been squashed too?

Verizon may have ended discussions with Huawei to sell the Mate 10 Pro on its network due to pressure from the U.S. government, according to rumors. This comes just a few weeks after a similar deal with AT&T was also squashed.
Emerging Tech

CES 2018 will have an extra focus on smart cities and the impact of IoT

Smart Cities technology is one of the major themes at this years Consumer Electronics Show,. Subjects like smart transportation and energy grids, public safety, health care, data analytics, and governance will all be part of the discussion.
Mobile

5G to reach a billion people by 2023, with VR and AR firing up development

Mobile infrastructure company Ericsson predicts that in 2023, 20-percent of the global population will have access to a next-generation 5G data connection. That's around a billion people.
Mobile

A handful of U.S. cities should expect 5G services from Verizon in 2018

Verizon first laid out its goals for 5G deployment at last year's Mobile World Congress, but now the company has identified specific markets and a time frame for the residential launch of its new technology.
Mobile

Qualcomm unveils a new chipset and 5G reference design at an event in Hong Kong

At an event in Hong Kong, Qualcomm announced a 5G smartphone reference design and the midrange Snapdragon 636 chip. Neither are coming to market particularly soon, but they have market-shifting potential.