Fifth-generation networking is on its way. Promising superfast speeds and an end to congestion, the technology is expected to revolutionise mobile networking and create new economic opportunity: but how exactly will it do this and what makes it different to 4G?
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While mobile phone users and service providers debate the relative cost and uses of 5G, the sector most likely to benefit from the high-performance network is the logistics industry
In the not-to-distant future, it will be commonplace to see people wearing augmented reality (AR) glasses or virtual reality (VR) headsets, walking the streets, waiting at bus stops or sat in offices
Ever-faster internet speeds are not just about swifter data transfers; they are spawning new business processes and other innovations
A pilot scheme providing 5G to businesses could propel the UK to become a global leader
Despite some disappointing 4G connections, the government is planning a 5G internet future as the launch pad for the UK’s digital economy
As the 5G of mobile networks and wireless systems is being worked on, it’s important to keep up to speed with developments to gain full benefit