What is 5G?
5G is generally, fifth generation cellular network technology that provides broadband access.
It follows 2G,3G and 4G and their technologies such as GSM, UMTS, LTE etc. 5G speed is can be slightly higher than 4G.
People can access internet with blazing fast speed with average download speed of around 1 GB/s.
Beyond just speed improvements, 5G is expected to unleash a massive IoT ecosystem where networks can serve communication needs for billions of connected devices, with the right trade-offs between speed, latency and cost.
When it will going to launch?
Four major phone carriers in the US such as AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile and Sprint have plans to introduce 5G networks in 2019. AT&T has started testing and trials with 5G in some cities of US.
According to International Telecommunication Union (ITU) guidelines, 5G network speeds should have upto 20 Gb/s for the download and 10 Gb/s for upload.
The latency of 5G network could get as low as 4 ms(milliseconds) in mobile.
In Chicago, US we’ve managed to obtain speeds of up to 1.5 Gb/s which is faster than 4G. AT&T has launch 5G network in 19 cities across the states.
Meanwhile, T-Mobile is yet to launch.
In india Reliance Jio is gearing up for the 5G operations across the country. They already started to work on 5G and waiting for the spectrum allocation to them. After the spectrum allocation they will launch 5G in india by mid 2020.
5G devices available?
5G phones are hitting 2019 with some big branded phones like Samsung Galaxy S10 5G, LG V50ThinQ, Xiomi 5G MIX and Huawei Mate X.
Currently almost every android phone vendor is working on 5G devices and will arrive by the end of 2019.
5G devices that currently available!
1.Samsung Galaxy S10 5G
Samsung has announced it first 5G phone and it’s a flagship Smartphone the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G.
The phone comes with a 6.70-inch touchscreen display at a pixel density of 505 pixels per inch (ppi) and an aspect ratio of 19:9. Has 8GB RAM. It is powered by 4500 mAh battery. It supports wireless charging and proprietary fast charging. On rear side of phone a 12-megapixel primary camera with an f/1.5 aperture, a second 12-megapixel camera with an f/2.4 aperture,a third 16-megapixel camera with an f/2.2 aperture and a fourth 0.038-megapixel camera.
2. LG V50 Thinq
LG v50 thinq has a 6.4-inch 1440 x 3120 AMOLED screen. A Snapdragon 855 chipset, 6GB of RAM, and a triple-lens rear camera, with a 12MP standard lens, a 12MP telephoto one and a 16MP ultra-wide. Powered by 4,000 mAh battery and also IP68 certification.
3. Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 5G
It has a Snapdragon 855 chipset. 6.39-inch 1080 x 2340 AMOLED screen.It has 256GB of storage. A dual-lens 12MP rear camera and a dual-lens front camera which slides out of the top of the phone.so there’s no need for a notch.
4. Huawei Mate X
It has three screens with one big 8-inch OLED display which can be folded in half, with a smaller screen on each side of the handset, one of which is 6.6 inches and the other 6.4. It also has a triple-lens camera, a 4,500mAh battery with fast charging, a Kirin 980 chipset. It has 8GB of RAM and 512GB of storage.