Mobile > Smartphone

AT&T says 5G is going to bring carrier-locked phones back in a big way

3 monthes ago   |   By TheBoyGeniusReport

5G will be making its proper mobile debut next year, according to everything we've heard. That means 5G smartphones - and hopefully, they'll be real smartphones, not just tablets that we're calling phones - running on real, mobile 5G networks that subscribers can sign up for. 5G promises much faster speeds and higher capacity, not to mention more consistent performance, so networks have been hyping up its arrival for yearas.
But according to AT&T VP of radio networks and device design Gordon Mansfield, the arrival of 5G smartphones will bring some unintended consequences, at least in the...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Smartphone      Tablet      Phone      Mobile      5G      AT&T      Smartphones  


The new big: Lenovo unveils phone with Snapdragon 855, 12GB RAM and 512GB...

The new big: Lenovo unveils phone with Snapdragon 855, 12GB RAM and 512GB storage

Lenovo is more known for its mid-range phones, like the Lenovo Z5 that came out last June or, through its sub-brand Motorola, the Moto Z3. But today the company unveiled what... Read more ...

AT&T just launched a 5G mobile network you won't use anytime soon

AT&T just launched a 5G mobile network you won't use anytime soon

AT&T on Tuesday announced it's the first carrier in the US to launch “a mobile 5G device over a commercial, standards-based mobile 5G network,” as its 5G network went live in... Read more ...

Amazon Digital Day 2018 kicks off on December 28 with thousands of deals

Amazon Digital Day 2018 kicks off on December 28 with thousands of deals

Shop from home! Friday December 28 will be the date which Amazon's third annual Digital Day will take place, offering up thousands of deals on digital content from in-game... Read more ...

Coolpad will launch three new smartphones in the Mega series on December 20...

Coolpad will launch three new smartphones in the Mega series on December 20 in India

Back in October this year, Coolpad had launched Coolpad Note 8 in India and now the company has decided to launch 3 new smartphone under its Mega series on December 20 in the... Read more ...

Windows Central Game Awards 2018

Windows Central Game Awards 2018

We're taking a look back at 2018 of Windows PC and Xbox One gaming, and awarding the best of the best. It has been a fun year for gaming across Microsoft's platforms. From the... Read more ...

Google's new Game of the Year is trendy trivia on your phone

Google's new Game of the Year is trendy trivia on your phone

It's not enough to know the trend, you have to know what Google knows about it. Google has packaged up its massive wealth of pop culture knowledge into a 20 question trivia... Read more ...

Former Uber engineer tests new coast-to-coast driving technology

Former Uber engineer tests new coast-to-coast driving technology

Anthony Levandowski, a fired Uber engineer, has gone on a 3,000 mile journey to test his latest driver assist system that is geared towards the long-haul trucking industry... Read more ...

World's first SD855 smartphone benchmarks kill the competition

World's first SD855 smartphone benchmarks kill the competition

When Qualcomm announced the new Snapdragon 855 last month, they promised that the new 7nm chip would be significantly more powerful than the Snapdragon 845 and would also give... Read more ...

Netflix is testing a new subscription plan priced at $3 a week

Netflix is testing a new subscription plan priced at $3 a week

About a month ago, we told you that Netflix was testing a brand new subscription tier, a mobile-only plan that would allow users to sign up for the popular streaming service... Read more ...

AT&T's 5G network launches today

AT&T's 5G network launches today

Just four days into the year 2018, AT&T said it would launch mobile 5G service before the year was up. Today the carrier fulfilled its commitment. AT&T's mobile 5G service is... Read more ...