MediaTek has announced the Dimensity 820, the first of its 800-series chips. Built to bring 5G to cheaper devices, the 820 is expected to power affordable flagships as an alternative to Qualcomm's 765.
T-Mobile customers in New York are getting a taste of T-Mobile's full 5G plan in what it is calling a layer cake. Galaxy S20+ and S20 Ultra owners on T-Mobile will now be able to connect to the fastest 5G in range.
Not everybody needs 5G just yet, but if you've just bought a OnePlus 8, you're getting compatibility for it anyway. That can have a negative impact on battery life, so save yourself some headaches and disable it in the settings — it just takes a few steps.
Sprint customers now have access to T-Mobile's LTE and 5G networks as the carrier begins to broaden its 5G coverage across the U.S. The carrier has brought the standard to more places like Detroit, St. Louis, and Columbus, Ohio.
TCL has debuted three new handsets, the TCL 10 5G, the 10 Pro and the 10L. The 10 5G aims to bring 5G to the masses while remaining affordable. All three handsets come with large screens, small bezels, and quad-camera setups.
If you've been wondering who will be the 5G leader, look no further than the latest FCC auction for the empirical proof. Verizon just bought a ton of new mmWave 5G spectrum; 50% more than AT&T and double what T-Mobile purchased. That's a lot of 5G.