AT&T fires up fake 5G in more than 100 new markets

The so-called 5G Evolution is faster than the current version of LTE, but it's not really 5G. Today, the carrier has rolled out its pseudo-5G in 117 new markets, bringing the total count to 141. According to AT&T, 5G Evolution serves as a "runway" to real 5G. ( read original story ...)

AT&T is doubling down on fake 5G

5G Evolution is AT&T’s name for certain LTE-Advanced technology, which means it’s actually part of the 4G framework, not 5G. Everyone pointed this out when AT&T breathlessly announced 5G Evolution this time last year, but now AT&T is doubling down on ... ( read original story ...)

AT&T Launches 5G Evolution in 117 New Markets

“These technologies serve as the runway to 5G by boosting the existing LTE network and priming it for the future of connectivity,” AT&T CTO Andre Fuetsch wrote in a blog post. Basically, the 5G Evolution leverages AT&T’s upgraded infrastructure to ... ( read original story ...)