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Samsung and Nokia to be a part of NTT Docomo's 5G trials in Japan

0. phoneArena posted on 08 May 2014, 16:18

Perhaps your carrier just started offering 4G service in your area. Now, you're already reading about plans for testing 5G networks. Last year at around this time, Samsung announced that 5G would be ready for the public by 2020. During a test, Samsung used 64 antennas to reach the 1Gbps mark, still short of what would be considered 5G speed...

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posted on 08 May 2014, 17:17 6

1. jaytai0106 (Posts: 1888; Member since: 30 Mar 2011)

Damn 10gps... Too bad the U.S. carriers will create its own 5G standards with 100mps and try to sell it to the general public as the amazing 5G...

posted on 08 May 2014, 19:48 1

4. InspectorGadget80 (unregistered)

by then we will say goodbye to 2gb down to 500mb of data

posted on 09 May 2014, 07:26 2

9. jaytai0106 (Posts: 1888; Member since: 30 Mar 2011)

Nuh, we'll have unlimited of data by then, but get throttled by the time we used 500mb of data.

posted on 08 May 2014, 17:29

2. somad (Posts: 169; Member since: 17 Apr 2014)

I'm trying to imagine the speed,, crazy!!!!

posted on 08 May 2014, 19:08 1

3. PressStart (Posts: 119; Member since: 08 Apr 2014)

5g, damn! I can't even get 3g with TMo in my area.

posted on 08 May 2014, 20:10

5. D79_D79_ (Posts: 39; Member since: 19 Feb 2014)

I pay enough for 4G so im not in no rush for 5G. Bring on the project for free world wifi :)

posted on 08 May 2014, 21:14 1

6. 0xFFFF (Posts: 3806; Member since: 16 Apr 2014)

So much more could be done with a pervasive, high capacity, low power, super reliable, 4G network.

posted on 08 May 2014, 21:51

7. Arte-8800 (banned) (Posts: 4562; Member since: 13 Mar 2014)

I think everyone is happy with 4gLte speeds

I have 20Gb 4G a month which isn't bad

posted on 09 May 2014, 02:15

8. romeo1 (Posts: 729; Member since: 06 Jan 2012)

1000 times?
Here in holland we have 50mbps max
At least with my provider.
For now that is fast enough but with 4k upcoming i think it would be handy to have 5g

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