Reply to post: 5G is not for you

As sales crash, Gartner wonders who can rescue the smartphone market ... Aha, it is I! 5G Man!

Joe Harrison

5G is not for you

5G is not for people. People are already well enough served with 4G (if you have coverage) as many have already said.

5G is for things. Self-driving cars for example cannot manage without a constant mothership connection. Cleaning robots. Auto-delivery drones. And other things we won't think of until the infrastructure being in place makes someone go "Hey you know what we could do..."

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