Samsung announced on Thursday that its new LPDDR5 module is about 1.3 times faster than the 12Gb LPDDR4X memory that is used in today's high-end smartphones. Samsung Galaxy 11 could be first to use this new technology when it comes out next year.
There’s no word on pricing or release date yet, but Qualcomm and Lenovo have made their Project Limitless official. It’s the world’s first Snapdragon-powered laptop capable of 5G connectivity.
Computers May 29, 2019
Verizon has started selling the highly anticipated Samsung Galaxy S10 5G. It starts at $1,299.99, but thanks to Big Red's promo, buyers can get up to $650 off the phone.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 16, 2019
Huawei’s first-ever TV will boast an 8K resolution and have support for 5G connectivity. It will apparently be able to download programs over a cellular connection, including 360-degree videos and VR content.
Gadgets May 2, 2019
AT&T is boasting about its 5G network again. The carrier claims that it just reached a whopping speed of 2 Gbps on the network — only in Atlanta, though.
Internet April 29, 2019
Next-generation iPad Pros will include LCP soft boards inside them, according to trusted Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. This component will apparently be crucial to ensuring the devices gain higher-speed connectivity.
Apple April 28, 2019
Samsung Galaxy Note 10 5G is now confirmed. According to Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg, the Galaxy Note device 'coming this year' will have 5G capability.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 26, 2019
You can get a Samsung Galaxy S10 5G from Verizon on May 16 for a whopping $1,300. But you can significantly reduce the price.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 26, 2019
Intel will not be making 5G modems for mobile phones going forward. If Apple is planning to release 5G iPhones next year, where will those components come from?
Apple April 17, 2019
Users in seven new cities, assuming they live in cities under coverage, can now take advantage of AT&T’s 5G network. Sadly, the only device with support right now is the Netgear 5G hotspot.
Internet April 10, 2019
The notion of Apple buying 5G modems from Huawei seems impossible. But for Apple, it’s either this or waiting for Intel to complete its 5G modems.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 9, 2019
A new report says that the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G will be available from Verizon on May 16. It corroborates a previous rumor of the expected release date.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 4, 2019
It's official: The Samsung Galaxy S10 5G now has a release date. It's scheduled to launch on April 5 in South Korea first and expand to other markets soon after.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 1, 2019
AT&T’s fake 5G network is slower than other carriers’ 4G services, a study now shows. In response, AT&T called OpenSignal’s research methodologies flawed.
Internet March 23, 2019
Intel confirms that its 5G modem chips won't be in phones until 2020. By the same token, Apple's first 5G iPhone likely won't materialize until then.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 22, 2019
Qualcomm is already taking the wraps off the Snapdragon X55, its 'second-generation 5G solution.' That's despite the fact that a Snapdragon X50 device has yet to launch commercially.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 19, 2019
OnePlus will show off a phone with 5G capabilities later this month at the Mobile World Congress. Don’t get too excited about the phone, though.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 13, 2019
AT&T’s 5G E badge first appeared on some Android phones in early January. Now iPhone users are in for a 'new' network, courtesy of the iOS 12.2 beta 2 update.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 5, 2019
Foldable phones are coming this year. Huawei tweeted a teaser of its first 5G foldable phone, possibly making a debut at MWC 2019 in Barcelona.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 2, 2019
Verizon is said to have won a bidding war against other carriers for exclusivity rights to the rumored 5G Galaxy S10 model. This means that Samsung's top-of-the-line phone for 2019 will be restricted to Big Red's networks at first.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 13, 2019
After AT&T started misleading subscribers with a fake 5G logo, Verizon is promising it won't do the same. It's also calling on the industry to only call something 5G under certain circumstances.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 8, 2019
Intel thinks the 5G and artificial intelligence are crucial to the next generation of laptops. With Project Athena, it’s asking all sorts of PC manufacturers to bring that future closer.
Computers January 8, 2019
AT&T’s 5G indicator, rolled out recently to select phones, is just a sticker. Or at least that’s what T-Mobile thinks it is with this latest shade.
Internet January 8, 2019
AT&T is misleading some of its customers with a fake 5G logo. Some phones now show '5G E,' which stands for '5G Evolution,' instead of the 'LTE' indicator, even though they're really connected via 4G.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 7, 2019
AT&T is finally ready to give every Android phone owner a taste of 5G connectivity. The only problem is that its 5G is actually fake.
Internet December 21, 2018
OnePlus is set to release a flagship phone in 2019 that has the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chip baked in and 5G capabilities. It’s not the OnePlus 7, though.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 6, 2018
The Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 mobile platform is finally here. Expect it to arrive as soon as 2019, when the first wave of phones capable of 5G connectivity start coming out.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 4, 2018
Samsung and Verizon are teaming up to release the first smartphone capable of 5G sometime during the first half of 2019. The phone’s specs, form factor, and features are unclear as of now, however.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 3, 2018
Apple won’t release an iPhone capable of 5G until 2020. Its chosen modem provider, Intel, is still having some problems with its 5G chip.
Apple November 3, 2018
Apple is expected to roll out its 5G-compatible phones by 2020. However, Apple is taking it easy as it has to shell out an additional $21 per unit for the use of 5G technology.
Apple August 24, 2018
LG will roll out a smartphone in the first half of next year that will be customized to work with Sprint's proposed 5G network. Most of the details about the device, however, remain unclear.
Internet August 15, 2018
Qualcomm just cleared a big hurdle blocking our path to true 5G innovation. The chipmaker just unveiled its new QTM052 mmWave component that’ll be able to accurately pinpoint the nearest 5G tower.
Internet July 24, 2018
AT&T has been gearing up for the push of 5G network to customers in the United States. The company has announced the first three cities that will be part of the initial launch of the new network.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 23, 2018
HTC showcased a smartphone at a 5G event and it's likely its next flagship, the HTC U12 codenamed 'Imagine.' The smartphone sports a large display with thin bezels and an 18:9 aspect ratio, and is expected to come with top-notch specs and features.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 7, 2018
The 5G-capable Huawei Mate 10 Pro will reportedly not make it to Verizon either as the U.S. government is worried about Huawei's ties with the Chinese government. AT&T previously dropped the Mate 10 Pro as well.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 30, 2018
Contrary to what’s been previously reported, the Trump administration is not planning to build a centralized 5G network to avoid Chinese interference. Simply put, it’s not going to be possible.
Internet January 30, 2018
According to an Axios report, the Trump administration is planning to build a government-controlled, centralized, nationwide 5G network within the next three years. The proposal, meant to protect the United States from China, is already receiving backlash.
Internet January 30, 2018
T-Mobile was just crowned the winner of OpenSignal's annual survey for mobile networks. The 2018 State of Mobile Networks report shows that the carrier won in five out of six categories.
Internet January 23, 2018
T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray reiterated the Un-Carrier's promise of rolling out a nationwide 5G network by 2020. However, as expected, he also criticized the 5G plans of rival carriers AT&T and Verizon in the process.
Internet January 19, 2018
A recent report confirmed AT&T's plans to become the first carrier to offer 5G connectivity. The company plans to launch its new wireless standard later this year.
Business Tech January 4, 2018
Verizon officially announced plans to deploy 5G residential broadband services in the United States by the end of 2018. The rollout will begin in the second half of the year, starting with Sacramento.
Internet November 30, 2017
According to an in-depth study by PCMag, Verizon is the fastest U.S. network, but not exactly by a mile. The results come as all major carriers fight to be on top, especially with the promise of 5G inching closer.
Internet June 20, 2017
Apple may be starting tests for a 5G network in California. The new millimeter wave wireless technology will pave the way for a better and faster connectivity for its smartphones.
Apple May 24, 2017
T-Mobile has now launched a counterattack against AT&T’s 5G Evolution network, announcing plans to build a 'true' 5G network. If it delivers on its word, T-Mobile might roll out the network as soon as 2020.
Internet May 3, 2017
AT&T has announced that its 5G Evolution network technology is rolling out to more cities later this year, poised to deliver twice the speed of existing 4G LTE networks. However, its new network might not even be true 5G.
Internet April 25, 2017