The results of PCMag’s fastest mobile network survey for 2019 are in, and AT&T surprisingly leaps ahead to take the lead again — thanks to LTE upgrades the company has deliberately misbranded as 5G.
Google’s Stadia service comes with bandwidth consumption requirements that could put a serious strain on 1TB data caps across the country. 4K isn’t going to be accessible to a lot of folks — not without overage fees.
Ookla has published a new 5G map for the entire planet, allowing you to see which areas have coverage and which do not. Right now, in the US at least, almost everyone is in the “do not” column.
Verizon’s price tag on the Samsung Galaxy 10 5G has dropped and… well. Hope you aren’t planning any other big-ticket purchases in the near-future. Alternatively, you should buy whatever other thing you were considering and forget the phone.
This would be a substantial change from how wireless performance is typically billed.
T-Mobile’s CTO has said the quiet part out loud — 5G mmWave deployments may never scale outside of dense rural areas.
Verizon’s 5G service performs beautifully — if and when you can find it, and for as long as you remain in its immediate proximity.
The carrier’s mobile 5G service is available in parts of Chicago and Minneapolis, but there aren’t any phones just yet. However, the company is pushing the 5G Mod accessory for the previously launched Moto Z3.
Verizon’s 5G fixed wireless service might never make money according to an analyst firm. The short range and small cell requirements are challenging to deal with.
AT&T has been betting on its misleading “5G E” network branding to give it an edge over Verizon and T-Mobile. The only problem is, its fake 5G network is slower than both.