5G Could Be Coming To A City Near You

AT&T Inc

AT&T Inc

The upshot is that although AT&T's initial 5G service won't operate in quite the same way that most wireless customers are used to, it does give AT&T the ability to claim a 5G "first" in a highly competitive wireless market. AT&T explained "The lab will be where our engineers can build and test creative solutions and run "stress tests" simulating real-world customer experiences with mobile 5G network equipment and devices from multiple vendors before they are rolled out to customers".

AT&T is one of the USA carriers that said it will launch 5G services by the end of this year. I guess we will be able to live stream 4K 360 degree content from our smartphones!

To help with its deployment of 5G, AT&T is also opening a lab in Austin, Texas.

The company has not mentioned the neighborhoods where it will roll out the network but it would announce the additional cities in the coming months.

AT&T kicked off its biggest 5G trial network in Waco, using mmWave spectrum and 5G radio and antenna prototypes in December.

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The company said parts of the Dallas and Waco, Texas, metro areas also will be included in the service, which is expected to begin by the end of this year.

5G, is the next generation of wireless network technology, and is said to be 10 times faster than current 4G networks. The standards for 5G have been agreed by the telecoms industry, chip manufacturers have announced when their modems will become available, and the networks are bickering about whose ad campaign is working the best.

Last year, Verizon announced it would launch 5G residential broadband services in 2018 in select markets.

AT&T will launch its first mobile device for 5G - a mobile, battery-powered Wi-Fi hotspot - in late 2018, Mansfield said.

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