2020 is a year that will live long in the memory. Not just for the obvious reasons: a global pandemic; a trade war between the US and China, which impacted the telecoms sector; and history’s most divisive US presidential election; but the year will also be remembered as the one that saw 5G technology tip into the mainstream.
5G predictions for 2020
Mobile network operators around the world chose 2020 to roll out their first 5G services, billions of dollars were spent on upgrading technology and marketing these new services, and Apple – although a little late to the party – chose 2020 to release its 5G iPhone.
But with so much disruption within the networking and telecommunications industries, what can we expect to see in 2021?