5G is a revolution and just the beginning

“You cannot assume that 5G is just 4G on steroids. It is a revolution,” says Kailash Narayanan of Keysight Technologies. The neat linear progression from 2G to 3G to 4G does not apply to next-generation networks.”5G”, the generic term for future ... ( read original story ...)

Ericsson sues Wiko for patent infringement

Ericsson is suing smartphone maker Wiko, in the regional courts of Düsseldorf and Mannheim in Germany, for infringement of patents essential for 2G, 3G and 4G cellular technology, as well as implementation patents. Ericsson says in a statement that Wiko ... ( read original story ...)

Companies are ready to spend big on 5G

More than 75% of organisations are willing to pay more for 5G mobile capabilities over the current 4G standard ... Cell C and Telkom all in the running to boast these higher speeds in South Africa. “Those in the telecom industry are more likely ... ( read original story ...)

4G (LTE) Devices Market to Cross US$ 926.1 Billion by 2024

The global 4G (LTE) devices market is segmented on the basis of Device ... Asia-Pacific, and Middle East & Africa). Globally, the single brand store distribution channel segment is expected to witness significant growth over the forecast period as compared ... ( read original story ...)

Global 5G connections to reach 1.4bn by 2025

Global 5G connections are forecast to reach 1.4 billion globally ... there has been little indication of when the technology will launch commercially on the African continent. Earlier this month, Vodacom group CTO Andries Delport said the operator wants ... ( read original story ...)