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What is 5G? Behind the Mobile Network of The Future

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In this episode, we’re taking a look at what 5G is, why it’s better than 4G, and which companies are leading the 5G charge.

5G is a new cellular wireless standard that promises to bring faster internet speeds to mobile devices, and bring more services to market.

But what is 5G?

The term stands for the fifth-generation standard, or 5G, for mobile telecommunications. 5G uses a higher-frequency band of the wireless spectrum, called millimeter wave, that allows data to be transferred much faster than the lower-frequency band dedicated to 4G.

One of the key benefits from this new wireless standard is that 5G speeds will be up 100 times faster than 4G, and it will help create new services and technologies that wouldn’t be possible without it.

For example, the vast Internet of Things industry will need faster and more reliable networks to bring about driverless cars, industrial automation, and connected smart cities, which are all in their infant stages right now.

Some estimates put the total amount of worldwide Internet of Things devices at 75 billion by 2025.

But before we get there, wireless carriers need to build out massive 5G networks. Thankfully, many of them have already started taking steps to get there.

Verizon has the goal of launching 5G in 30 cities by the end of the year, and has already flipped the 5G switch in several large metro areas.

The company has a lot of incentive to get 5G up and running as fast as possible, considering the new wireless standard’s massive potential.

The CEO of Verizon’s consumer division has said that “By 2035, 5G will enable $12.3 trillion of global economic output and support 22 million jobs worldwide.”

But Verizon isn’t the only U.S. carrier that’s betting on 5G. AT&T has already launched 5G services in a handful of cities and plans to bring 5G to 21 markets by the end of 2019.

But even if carriers were able to turn on 5G nationwide tomorrow, it wouldn’t make much of a difference. That’s because right now there are only a handful of 5G phones available.

Make no mistake, 5G is just around the corner for U.S. consumers. But between network build-outs and the slow release of 5G devices, most of us won’t have access to it until later next year, at the earliest.

While the U.S. is closer to 5G than ever before, China is also making big moves towards 5G as well.

The U.S. and China view 5G as a potential technology battle ground, with both countries working to become the undisputed leader for the new wireless standard.

By the end of 2019, China will have about 150,000 5G cellular sites up and running, while the U.S. will have just a fraction of that.

One of the reasons China will be able to expand its 5G coverage so quickly is because the Chinese government is making a top priority.

China’s government and wireless carriers are all working together to get 5G up and running. If it succeeds, China will have more 5G users than any other country by the end of 2020.

The bottom line is that 5G is almost here and it’ll be a giant step forward for Internet-connected devices. Consumers will reap the benefits of 5G by having lighting-fast mobile Internet, and companies will benefit by offering more connected services than ever before.

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  1. dillcifer
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    Shut up foo

  2. Emma
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    Who the hell asked the consumers what they want ? I don't want it and I don't want to live close to sender, or whatever it's called! At least 95% of people don't need it, so why is it here ? Oh, we all know, but none talks about it
    And stop promoting shit

  3. Patricia Molaudzi
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    Does 5g cause covid

  4. Michael McNew
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    ?

  5. American got talent
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    wow gooitd network i like

  6. SICKNESS OF LUNATIC
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    https://youtu.be/CsgaFKwUA6g

  7. Timmy Timmy
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    I hope 5G up to an electric cattle prod sticking up my ass burn my hemorrhoids microwave technology

  8. Jesus Saves
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    5g will cause mass desth, they'll blame a new virus, like covid 19

  9. Aaron Cotto
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    Theres 2g 4g and 5g

  10. Aaron Cotto
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    5g make your eyes black not the eye that you look i have a black eye

  11. Aaron Cotto
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    5g

  12. Aaron Cotto
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    Do 2g instead of 4g or 53

  13. comkiskin
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    no thanks i would like to live 😉

  14. Matthew Poreda
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    5G is a military weapon. Antennas are being launched around the globe beaming this highly dangerous radiation at us, after they have spent years spraying us with the metals in chem trails. The sheep put their heads on the chopping block for faster download speeds, the wise pray to g-d to save us from the grips of evil men and tyrannical governments.

  15. Star Ferg
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    don't test your weapons on US we ant your lab Rats you have to answer to The most High for what you do

  16. Star Ferg
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    you know what you can do with your 5G stick it where the sun don't shine mate

  17. Bary.G
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    https://www.5gspaceappeal.org/the-appeal

  18. AvakinOxygen TV
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    Tbh I maybe wrong or not but I think we stuck at home so these mfs can build this dangerous ass master piece

  19. Kay Rutledge
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    🚨 M U S T W A T C H

    " Biggest Deception On The Whole World EndGame Plan "
    Channel:  Think About It

    https://youtu.be/JtZGCpnTNPs 

    ➕ GOD Bless you.

  20. Bary.G
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    Optic fiber developed recently by Nokia is 18x faster than 5G, 1.52 Terabit per second. No harmfull effects…

  21. Ricky Barrios
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    5g is detrimental to human health. It disrupts the electromagnetic fields of the body and compromises our immune system. Wuhan china was the first city to be completely blanketed by 5g in the beginning of dec. 2019. Can you see the connection? Dont be on the wrong side of history. Lookup the 60ghz frequency and its effects on oxygen.

  22. Michael Young
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    Don't get 5G don't let these videos lie to you to make it think it will look good but in reality it's all about control and corruption it will bring great violence like you never seen before i believe similar to watch dogs.

  23. Mads Holm
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    I honestly dont get why people say this is dangerous. Sunlight carries smaller wavelengths and radiation (in small doses) but yet we still expose ourselves in the constant beam? If 5G is a military weapon of destruction why haven’t the sun killed everyone on the planet millennials ago?

  24. J P
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    We are the new lab rats – the human experiment for 5G.

  25. darthvader5300
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    If 5G is really ok? Then why the rush to advertise to attract more investor to invest their money into something already exposed as SUPER-DANGEROUS TO THE PUBLIC?

  26. Victosity Raw
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    Anyone else concerned about weather damages lol earthquakes, floods??? That's a big ass waste of money.

  27. tamika jackson
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    It wasn't Adam and Eve who bit that🌳🍎from the ones stripped ugly from Glory after the war in Heavenly Places, somebody else bit 🌳🍎 of 🍎5g called forbidden knowledge and return to Earth hybrid and appear genuis to masses of businesses. It wasn't Adam and Eve who bit that🍎from the Apple store, some one else bit that🍎

  28. Michael Twichell
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    5g April 5th will roll out drones to cattle us to Wal Mart sams club and Costco NMEXICO is shooting rich people to space from Las Cruces get ready for DARPA robots

  29. Kell Cole Style Ent
    July 14, 2021 at 1:25 am

    I saw this shit on ghost recon game no Bs