Welcome to «What you didn't know about», a weekly program in which Vanessa Hernndez Gusmo (@MinakoGusmiau) shares curious facts about the most relevant technologies of the moment.
This time the topic is the 5G network and the expert shares several interesting facts. Here some of them:
- The term 5G, refers to the fifth generation of mobile technology technologies.
- The 5G network mainly has three large groups of use cases: the massive Internet of Things, enhanced mobile broadband and ultra-reliable low-latency communications.
- 5G connectivity promises to allow the connection of a million devices per square kilometer, each antenna will have the ability to grant tens of thousands of connections, to get an idea, 4G currently only allows about a thousand.
- By 2025 it is expected that there will be around 25 billion connected devices, and that, not counting smartphones.
- So far, 328 mobile operators in 109 countries have announced 5G investment plans
Find out more about the 5G network in the video above!