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Market Trends: 5G — A New Generation of User Experience and Opportunities

Published: 07 August 2015

ID: G00272593

Analyst(s): Toni Nygren, Rishi Tejpal


While 3G and LTE are still maturing in many markets, some CSPs have started testing the next generation of mobile system — 5G. CSP strategists must start now to prepare the network and business strategies that fulfill the requirements of the use cases coming to market by 2020.

Table Of Contents


  • What Is 5G?

Market Trend

  • Evolution to 5G Will Be Defined by Critical Technical Requirements and Key Market Drivers
  • 5G Must Address the Challenges of Existing Technologies to Drive and Accelerate IoT Adoption
    • Implications for CSPs and Industry
  • Service-Aware 5G Network Will Bring In New Business Opportunities and Richer User Experience
    • Implications for CSPs and Industry
  • 5G Will Enable New Applications and Use Cases
    • Implications for CSPs and Industry

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