4G to 5G difference

Balaji Sridharan VP of IoT & M2M

The migration from 4G to 5G will drive several things in the IoT market. First, enabling massive IoT connectivity, second, much higher throughput (5G will outpace 4G speeds by a factor of 30 – up to 1Gig/sec). Lastly, latency on 5G will be only 5ms or so.

  • Augmented reality applications
  • Gaming, especially the mobile gaming experience
  • Integration with fixed wireless broadband
  • New applications that no one has even thought up yet!