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Understanding the 5G Network

The smartphone industry has changed over the years with users seeing different advancements in data technology. This started with 3G, to 4GLTE, and now you might have heard of the new 5G network which is tipped to revolutionise the internet industry in the coming years. It may take some time for this technology to reach most parts of the world. This is because of the vast amounts of investment required, as companies will need to upgrade the existing infrastructure to support this new revolutionary technology. However, people must now start familiarising themselves with this new development. Let us look at some of the benefits that the 5G network will bring with it.

Advantages Of 5G Network

  • Increased Bandwidth

Bandwidth is basically the space available for people using data to view web pages, watch videos or download files. The smaller the bandwidth, the slower the internet speed, since more people will be competing for the limited resources. Companies with the fifth-generation network will have a larger space for their customers to run many devices. If you have used a device running on the 3G network, you might have noticed the loading bar on your device as it connects to the internet. This will be a thing of the past, as there will be more room for more people or devices on the new network.

  • Faster Speed

More bandwidth means that the internet speed will be faster, as compared to the 3G and 4G networks. Buffering when downloading files, or watching videos on the internet, will be a thing of the past since there will be more space on the internet for many devices.

With this information, it will be worth waiting to see what the 5G network will contribute to other areas of the telecommunications industry. This includes broadcast media, sports streaming services and internet service providers.