What is 5G and will it live up to the hype?

| March 17, 2019

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Phone companies have made big promises for their new 5G networks, but will the next generation of wireless live up to the hype? Here's everything you need to know Since the first commercial wireless network went live in 1986, we've built a new one about every decade. The first-generation network — 1G — allowed voice calls over bulky "brick" phones. The second gave us digital texting. The mid-2000s ushered in mobile internet connectivity. The next decade brought 4G and broadband video streaming. This year, all four major U.S. mobile carriers are rolling out the next generation of service. The dramatically faster connectivity they promise with 5G could unlock an array of technologies, from autonomous cars that share traffic data to immersive virtual reality games. It's not just a phone technology.

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