Wondering how long it takes to download a movie on a 5G network? Only as long as you took to read the sentence!
Experts believe that 5G could be exponentially faster than what is currently available by a factor of 10 to 100. (1GB/s) USA, China
However, 5G will be facing obstacles in the coming years. The challenges would be the availability of 5G ready smartphones and their affordability. LG and Samsung showcased their 5G phones at the MWC 2019, choices of phones remain yet limited. Samsung’s Galaxy Fold 5G variant would be priced around $2000. Huawei’s Mate X has an 8-inch folding display ‘Falcon Wing’ with 5G compatibility would cost nearly $2600 launching mid-2019.
The other issue with
So, while 5G promises exciting time to gamers and serious bandwidth users, the majority of the masses might stay away owing to cost consideration in the near future.