According to new market research, Samsung has lost market share to Apple in Korea, while Sony has lost out in Japan.
According to one professor, 5G broadband will be able to go as fast as 800Gbps.
LG’s South Korean blog has stated that the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the LG G3 will arrive in the country before the end of the week.
A small island is aiming to be the “first place in the world to launch a 5G network”
Pre-order stock for the Galaxy Note 4 has already sold out in South Korea, with three days to go before launch. SK Telecom’s pre-orders were snatched up in just 9 hours.
The CTO at Alcatel-Lucent is frustrated with the approach to 5G.
In the past, we have discussed the confusion (sometimes intentionally) of what 5G technology actually entails. However, South Korea’s 3 major mobile operators, SK Telecom, kt, and LG Uplus, have plans to introduce commercial 5G technology by 2020-2021.
Samsung just made the long rumored Galaxy S5 LTE-A official in South Korea. The Galaxy S5 LTE (which appears to be the long rumored S5 Prime) is the first device on the market to pack a Snapdragon 805 processor, rocking Krait 450 cores, 3GB of RAM, and impressive 225Mbps LTE-Advanced network speeds.
Images from Business Insider bring us a closer look at one of Samsung’s mobile device factories in South Korea.
The Galaxy S5 is selling well in South Korea, the only market in the world where it’s currently available. That’s despite a partial sales ban on local carriers, giving Samsung reasons to be optimistic for the performance of this key device.