5G iPhone: A small step for the UK mobile market

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5G iPhone: A small step for the UK mobile market

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5G iPhone: A small step for the UK mobile market

It is widely expected that Apple will announce the first 5G iPhone at its event on 13 October, over a year after the UK launch of 5G networks, in contrast to Apple’s early start and key role in the launch of 4G

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While the UK operators were early to launch 5G, the roll-out has thus far progressed slower than 4G did

The operator focus on 5G continues to be capacity as opposed to services, with 5G offering eye-watering speeds but not enabling any mass-market consumer services that 4G is not perfectly capable of

 

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Figure 1: UK operator 5G progress