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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...

T-Mobile 5G Network Will Go Live Nationwide By 2020

05/02/2017, T-Mobile today announced its plans for a “real, nationwide, mobile 5G network” in response to a 5G-related announcement that AT&T made several days ago. What AT&T calls 5G Evolution is not the next-generation 5G network that’s...

Samsung Launches Complete Portfolio Of Commercial 5G Products

02/26/2017, Samsung has been working hard to commercialize 5G. It has been creating technology and conducting trials with carriers in major markets in a bid to become a market leader in 5G products and services. At the Mobile World Congress 2017 in Barcelona today,...

Verizon 5G Tests Will Be Conducted In 11 Cities

02/22/2017, It’s going to take a few years until commercial 5G is properly deployed. Mobile carriers are working on testing the next-generation network as they seek to prepare themselves for this inevitable upgrade. They’re running various tests to ensure...

AT&T 5G Network Will Be Rolled Out In These Two Cities

02/02/2017, The country’s second largest carrier has confirmed that it’s going to start rolling out its next-generation 5G network in two cities. At an event in San Francisco, the carrier confirmed that its “5G Evolution” network is going to...

AT&T 5G Goes Live For One Customer

12/06/2016, AT&T has been setting up its 5G network and the carrier today announced that the next-generation network has now gone live, at least for one business customer in Austin, Texas. This marks the first 5G business customer trial for 5G in the United...

Qualcomm X50: World’s First 5G Modem

10/19/2016, 5G Networks are one step closer to becoming a reality for wireless broadband users worldwide. With the announcement if the X50 5G modem, Qualcomm draws a line in the sand and prepares the whole wireless industry to go to the next level.

Verizon Aiming To Launch ‘Wireless Fiber’ Next Year

07/26/2016, Verizon is working towards a potential launch of “wireless fiber” in 2017, it wants to one of the first major wireless companies in the United States to provide broadband speeds over wireless connections. This, despite the fact that...

T-Mobile To Kick Off 5G Trials This Year

02/23/2016, It looks like T-Mobile does not want to get left behind in the 5G race, as we heard how AT&T and Verizon have already rolled up their sleeves to prepare themselves to kick off 5G testing some time this year. This has led T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray to...

Verizon 5G Network Enters Testing

02/22/2016, Many of us might be content with 4G LTE for now but 5G is the next frontier that companies in this business want to conquer. Samsung and Verizon have announced at Mobile World Congress 2016 that they have started testing multi-gigabit 5G cellular access...

AT&T To Start Testing Their Own 5G Network

02/12/2016, Right now LTE is the fastest standard as far as mobile internet connectivity is concerned. Of course you speeds will vary depending on your country and also depending on how congested the network is, but as it stands, it is the fastest. However it is...

Japanese Carrier Conducts First Real-World Test Of 5G

11/26/2015, There are some parts of the world that still don’t have 4G LTE networks while on the other hand there are some that are working hard to go beyond 4G and commercially introduce 5G networks within this decade. Japan’s NTT DoCoMo is one of those...

AT&T Plays Down 5G Hype

09/14/2015, There seems to be a renewed sense of anticipation around an ultra-fast 5G wireless network ever since Verizon confirmed recently that it’s going to start testing its 5G network next year and push for some kind of commercial release by 2017. Being...