2019-04-02 - Brian Santo

Fixed Wireless Broadband is a Flop

As of today, 5G is a solution in search of a problem, and that’s all it might be for a…

2019-02-26 - Martin Rowe

Tests Show 5G Progression

Taiwan-based MediaTek this week made two announcements with test-equipment companies: Anritsu and Rohde & Schwarz.

2019-02-21 - Rick Merritt

Qualcomm Strives to Advance 5G Lead

New chips coming from Qualcomm and a startup rival show that there’s plenty of work yet to do to make…

2019-02-11 - Rick Merritt

Techno-Politics Fuel the 5G Race

Cybersecurity and trade tensions between the U.S. and China are becoming factors in how Ericsson and Nokia fare against larger…

2019-01-08 - Prakash Sangam

Is AT&T ‘5G E’ Phone Really 5G?

AT&T dropped a bombshell with the news its 4G phones supporting advanced features will display the connection as 5G E,…

2017-11-28 - Jim McGregor, Principal, Tirias Research

Qualcomm Sheds Light on Licensing Policy With 5G Rates

5G technology licensing rates, the same as the firm charged for 4G, offer perspective on Qualcomm's dispute with Apple and…

2017-09-19 - Rick Merritt

Cellular Puts IoT on Speed Dial

Carriers laid out their plans for cellular IoT variants LTE-M and NB-IoT at last week’s Mobile World Congress Americas, putting…

2017-09-07 - Rick Merritt

5G Startup Aims to Beat Intel, Q’comm

Startup Movandi aims to leapfrog Intel and Qualcomm with an efficient RF front-end module for 5G cellular at 28 and…

2017-09-01 - James Kimery

Test is a key challenge for 5G

There are over 15 different centimeter wave and millimeter wave bands identified below 40 GHz for 5G NR access, and…

2017-04-20 - EE Times Asia

NI, AT&T team up on mmWave channel sounder for 5G

Porcupine uniquely captures channel measurements where all the data is acquired and processed in real time, according to AT&T.

2017-01-13 - Maximilian Teodorescu

Qualcomm heralds 5G as messiah of mobile connectivity

5G goes well beyond the ability to wirelessly download full-length 4K films in 20 seconds or less, affecting entire industries,…