Samsung Announces World’s First 5G mmWave Mobile Technology, Promises Data Speed Of ‘Tens Of Gigabits Per Second’ By 2020

Posted on May 13 2013 - 10:18am by Editorial Staff


While 4G still making waves in different part of world, Samsung today announced that it has successfully developed the world’s first adaptive array transceiver technology which will operate on the millimetre-wave Ka bands for cellular communications, means the move will bring data speeds of “tens of gigabits per second” by 202 after making 5G breakthrough.

The company further added that it transmits data in the millimeter-wave band at a frequency of 28 GHz at a speed of up to 1.056 Gbps to a distance of up to 2 kilometers while the adaptive array transceiver technology, using 64 antenna elements can be much higher than the conventional frequency bands ranging from several hundred MHz to several GHz.

“[The] new technology will allow users to transmit massive data files including high quality digital movies practically without limitation. As a result, subscribers will be able to enjoy a wide range of services such as 3D movies and games, real-time streaming of ultra high-definition (UHD) content, and remote medical services,” the company said.

The time period the company predicting is huge but with the way time and technology moving at faster pace, the 5G technology will be with us pretty soon on the mobile devices we will use in future.

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