ZTE makes world's first 5G phone call

The call was made by the Guangdong branch of China Unicom and ZTE on ZTE's 5G prototype smartphone.

9 Jan

5G dominates 2019 mobile predictions

This year will see the commercialisation of 5G, with telecoms services planned in the US, South Korea, Japan and China, among others.

8 Jan

New GSMA Intelligence Research Reveals Consumer Views on 5G and the Future of Devices

GSMA Intelligence, the research and consulting arm of the GSMA, has published the initial results of its latest Consumer Survey, providing a wealth of insight on consumer technology adoption trends set to shape the industry over the coming years.

Dec 7, 2018

Industry unpacks 2019's game-changing tech

Experts highlight what they believe will be the top technology trends for next year.

Dec 6, 2018

5G to boost mobile subs, revenue potential

5G mobile subscriptions will peak to reach 1.5 billion by 2024, surpassing 4G technology adoption, says Ericsson.

Dec 5, 2018

BT to remove Huawei equipment from its core 4G network

The British telecoms group is reportedly moving to keep the Chinese company's equipment at the edge of telecoms infrastructure.

Dec 5, 2018

Qualcomm unveils chip to power 5G smartphones

The chip supplier has unveiled Snapdragon 855, expected to be released in the US in the first half of 2019.

Dec 4, 2018

Samsung to release 5G smartphones in US in 2019

Verizon and Samsung will seek to steal a march on Apple by launching US 5G smartphones in the first half of 2019.

Nov 28, 2018

28bn connected devices by 2020

Cisco predicts more IP traffic in the next five years than in the history of the Internet.

Nov 28, 2018

ZTE marks 5G milestone

The company completed a 5G call, Internet and WeChat connection, using the 3GPP R15 global standard.

Nov 21, 2018

Telcos must expand broadband networks to seize data opportunity

Ovum believes data connectivity is the most significant growth prospect for Africa's service providers.

Nov 20, 2018

Spectrum for 5G will ensure investment in Africa

To attract investment in Africa, regulators need to make spectrum available soon for 5G services, says a new report.

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