Deloitte: 20 phone vendors to launch 5G-ready handsets in 2019

The first mass-market, 5G-enabled mobile devices will go on sale this year, with roughly 20 handset vendors to launch 5G-ready handsets in 2019 starting in Q2, according to Deloitte. Deloitte’s TMT Predictions 2019 report claims that approximately one million 5G-phones will be shipped this year, out of a projected 1.5 billion global smartphone sales. By […]

Deloitte: 25 mobile operators to launch 5G next year

Some 25 wireless operators will launch 5G services in 2019, a figure that will likely double by 2020, according to Deloitte. The 18th edition of Deloitte’s ‘Technology, Media and Telecommunications Predictions’ report claims that 72 operators are currently testing 5G. Deloitte also estimates that more than one million 5G handsets will be sold next year, with […]