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Qualcomm’s X50 5G NR Modem Gets Strong OEM Support

02/08/2018, Qualcomm has announced that 19 phone/device makers (OEMs) have selected the next-generation Qualcomm X50 5G NR modem for “Mobile Device Launches in 2019”. This development confirms that 5G will make its consumer debut in 2019 and that Qualcomm will be...

Samsung Demonstrates First Prototype 5G Tablet With Verizon And KT

02/05/2018, Samsung continues to work on the advancement of 5G technology. It has demonstrated its capabilities multiple times and this time around, Samsung demonstrated its first 5G tablet prototype with Verizon and South Korean carrier KT. The demonstration...


Sprint Plans To Offer Nationwide 5G By Mid-2019

02/02/2018, While 4G LTE is the current standard in mobile connectivity, it is expected that we will eventually transition to 5G, and how fast 5G will become available will also depend on how fast carriers roll it out. The good news is that as far as Sprint is...

Samsung Reportedly Working On 5G Exynos Modem For 2019 Smartphones

01/18/2018, It is apparent that the next level in mobile connectivity we can look forward to is 5G. US carriers such as AT&T and Verizon have announced plans to gradually roll out 5G coverage in the US, so it doesn’t really come as a surprise to learn that...

ZTE Aiming To Launch 5G Smartphones In The US By 2019

01/12/2018, When it comes to adopting new technology, the speed at which is adopted depends on the companies that implement it. For example while 4G LTE connectivity was first made available, Android OEMs were quick to adopt the modems needed to support it, whereas...

AT&T 5G Launch Confirmed For Late 2018

01/04/2018, AT&T, the second largest mobile carrier in the United States, has confirmed that it’s going to launch its next-generation 5G mobile network in a dozen cities across the country by late 2018. The announcement follows the finalization of the...

Sprint 5G Service To Go Live By 2019

12/21/2017, The White House recently declared the rollout of nationwide 5G wireless service a national security priority. It’s not like it had to convince the country’s major carriers to pay attention to this technology as they’ve already been...

5G Wireless Service Is Now A National Security Priority

12/19/2017, The congressionally-mandated National Security Report was released by the White House yesterday. The document details the current administration’s take on national security. The detailed report includes a mention of 5G wireless technology. The...

Samsung Working With U.S. Military On New 5G Network

11/06/2017, Samsung continues to contribute to the advancement of the 5G network technology. The company is now working with the United States military to build a new high-bandwidth 5G wireless network, according to a report. The new network is being designed for...

Apple Gets License To Test 5G Network Technology

07/27/2017, The FCC has granted approval to Apple for an experimental license which will enable the company to test 5G network technology. The approval specifically covers short-range millimeter wave spectrum in the 28 GHz and 39GHz bands. The FCC earmarked these...

Sprint’s 5G Network To Go Live By 2019

05/10/2017, Soon after T-Mobile announced its plans for launching a nationwide 5G network, Sprint has followed through with its own announcement. The country’s fourth largest mobile carrier has confirmed today that it’s aiming to develop and launch a...