In 2018, smartphone vendors will focus on delivering more compelling personalized experiences, via on-device (AI), virtual personal assistants and more natural user interfaces, but also through biometrics and further enhancements to display and camera features.So in this article, you will get all information about the news 5G Smartphones To Reach Market In 2019.
5G Smartphones To Reach Market In 2019
Commercial 5G smartphones will reach the market in 2019, when rollouts of 5G networks will start in select countries, such as the U.S. and South Korea, Gartner on Monday said, adding that 9 percent of smartphones sold will support 5G by 2021.
“We predict that, by 2021, 9 percent of smartphones sold will support 5G…Overall, 5G will be a significant driver of video and streaming services, as it will bring faster uplinks and support new AI applications,” Roberta Cozza, research director at Gartner.
Gartner said that mobile phone shipments are likely to increase by 2.6 percent in 2018, with the total amounting to 1.9 billion units. In 2018, smartphone sales will grow by 6.2 percent, to represent 87 percent of mobile phone sales. “We expect Apple smartphone sales to grow by more than the market average in 2018, with the launch of new models fueling stronger replacement cycles,” said Cozza.