At the recent Snapdragon Technology Summit held this week in Maui, Hawaii. Qualcomm, alongside Samsung, AT&T, and Verizon presented to the world the next stage of evolution in wireless connectivity. They showcased some impressive feat that could be accomplished by the 5G Network.
Qualcomm unveiled a prototype design smartphone with 5G connectivity. The phone is shown in the picture below.
Though by simply looking at it, this brick-looking phone, though the fastest device on the planet, does not quite pass off as one. If anything, it looks like any other generic handset. That is until you go online with it, and experience just how fast the gizmo really is.
Samsung, Verizon, and AT&T did more at the summit than just talk. The trio partnered up to set up a mini 5G network to demo the Qualcomm phone. Samsung too – as an OEM – had a prototype 5G device at hand as well to showcase to the attendees.
Though none of the attendees got to play with the device, as per the demo showed, the speeds reached were unprecedented in today’s wireless connectivity.
Qualcomm President, Cristiano Amon during keynote …read more