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Topic: 5G

Intel's 5G modem rollout accelerated, could end up in 2019 iPhone

11/12/2018, 12:11 pm

Intel has launched a new modem intended for mobile devices that will connect to 5G mobile networks, with the chip producer claiming to have accelerated the launch of the XMM 8160 modem by half a year compared to its original scheduling.

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Apple plans to launch 5G iPhone in 2020, report says

11/02/2018, 06:11 pm

Apple is expected to join the 5G revolution in 2020, when the company will purportedly launch an iPhone capable of taking advantage of the next-generation cellular technology, according to a report Friday.

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Accelerated modem chip rollout could make 5G possible in 2019 iPhones

10/24/2018, 11:10 am

Major 5G chipmakers like Qualcomm and MediaTek are reportedly moving up their launches by a quarter, which could theoretically make a 5G iPhone possible in late 2019, if still improbable.

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Verizon 5G Home internet service goes live with free Apple TV offer

10/01/2018, 12:10 pm

Verizon has launched its 5G Home Internet service in four cities, competing against normal home broadband with a cellular-based version boasting connection speeds of up to 300Mbps, with an Apple TV 4K offered to tempt customers to sign up to the service.

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Verizon's '5G' home broadband to launch on Oct. 1, free Apple TV 4K included

09/11/2018, 06:09 pm

Verizon is making good on promises to deliver what it touts as the world's first commercial 5G deployment, a home broadband service called Verizon 5G Home, announcing on Tuesday that installations will begin on Oct. 1.

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A 5G iPhone will cost Apple about $21 in licensing fees to Nokia, Qualcomm, and others

08/22/2018, 03:08 pm

Apple could theoretically end up paying $21 or more per phone to cover licensing fees from 5G-related patents for future iPhones, in large part because of Qualcomm.

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Verizon eyes Apple as partner for 5G TV rollout

07/23/2018, 08:07 pm

The communications giant is considering either Apple or Google to serve as its provider for 5G video, according to a new report.

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Qualcomm's compact 5G antennas claimed to solve mmWave connectivity challenges

07/23/2018, 11:07 am

Qualcomm has revealed a new family of antenna modules designed to help mobile devices connect to 5G mobile networks, solving potential range and interference issues that may cause problems for the upcoming cellular technology.

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Apple won't use Intel's 5G modem in future iPhones [u]

07/05/2018, 07:07 am

Intel will not be supplying Apple with radio chips in a future iPhone release, a report claims, with the chip producer said to have stopped development of parts that would have enabled 5G cellular communications on an upcoming version of Apple's smartphone.

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Sprint, T-Mobile merger will generate 5G powerhouse, cut costs for users

06/19/2018, 02:06 pm

T-Mobile and Sprint claim that the "New T-Mobile" will bring 5G faster to the American people, and a host of other benefits to consumers.

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Why you shouldn't worry about radiation from your Wi-Fi router or iPhone

05/21/2018, 02:05 pm

There's a lot of bad "science" floating around about radio frequency and electromagnetic field exposure from Wi-Fi routers and the wireless network that your iPhone accesses. AppleInsider delves into the subject, and the actual science behind it.

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Apple pushes FCC to keep 'super-high' spectrum free for 5G & other future tech

05/09/2018, 11:05 am

Apple is pressuring the U.S. Federal Communication Commission to keep "super-high" radio frequencies -- between 95 and 3,000 gigahertz -- open to use for 5G cellular data and other possible purposes.

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AT&T expands '5G Evolution' to 117 markets, sets stage for mobile 5G rollout this year

04/20/2018, 02:04 am

Apple partner carrier AT&T on Thursday announced the expansion of "5G Evolution" wireless technology to more than 100 U.S. markets, laying the foundation for a planned mobile 5G service launch later this year.

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T-Mobile aims to one-up other US carriers with 5G in 30 cities by end of 2018

02/27/2018, 02:02 pm

T-Mobile will start deploying its 5G network this year, setting up shop in 30 cities -- among them one of the biggest battlegrounds, New York City.

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Sprint reveals its first six 5G cities, coming in 2019

02/27/2018, 12:02 pm

The first U.S. cities supporting Sprint's upcoming 5G network will be Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles, and Washington, D.C., the carrier announced on Tuesday.

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AT&T to launch mobile 5G in Atlanta, Dallas and Waco in 2018

02/21/2018, 12:02 am

After teasing an initial rollout phase for its next-generation 5G network in January, AT&T on Wednesday got a little more specific by naming the first three cities that will gain access to the speedy mobile technology by the end of 2018.

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US politicians pressure AT&T to cut ties with China's Huawei in 5G development

01/16/2018, 11:01 am

U.S. political figures are reportedly escalating their pressure on AT&T to distance itself from Chinese companies, including work on 5G standards with Huawei.

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AT&T announces plans to launch mobile 5G service in 12 cities by end of 2018

01/04/2018, 01:01 am

After the cellular industry agreed on specifications for the next-generation mobile 5G standard in December, AT&T on Wednesday announced plans to begin rolling out its own flavor of the speedy wireless technology by the end of 2018.

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Apple, Intel engineers reportedly tightly engaged to produce 5G modem for future iPhone

11/16/2017, 08:11 pm

Apple may completely ditch Qualcomm for a 5G modem in the future, with a new report claiming that iPhone engineers are working closely with Intel to deliver gigabit per second wireless speeds.

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Apple wins permission to start testing 5G for future iPhones & other devices

07/27/2017, 03:07 pm

Apple has secured a U.S. Federal Communications Commission license to test 5G cellular, setting the stage for the technology arriving in future iPhones and iPads, and likely other products as well.

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