2019 was a very busy year for telcos and device manufacturers. With the debut of the first 5G service and device marking the beginning of the long-awaited new network generation, let us now look back at the most significant moments that shaped the smartphone market in 2019.
Today EE announced that it has commenced pre-orders for the first four 5G models in its range of smartphones, and that its commercial 5G network will go live on May 30 in six UK cities: London, Cardiff, Belfast, Edinburgh, Birmingham and Manchester. EE intends to cover a further 10 cities by the end of 2019. […]
This morning, Vodafone announced its commercial launch date for 5G services in the UK: July 3. In anticipation of the launch, Vodafone UK will start selling its first 5G smartphone next week, with further smartphone models to follow over the summer, as well as a 5G home router.
John Delaney Associate VP European Mobility, IDC Read full bio @john_p_d Excitement about 5G is starting to dominate the agenda in the mobile industry, as we near the first phase of 5G standardisation. But it’s important not […]