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Market Trends: mmWave Opportunities Outside Smartphones

Published: 13 January 2020

ID: G00465103

Analyst(s): Bill Ray , Jon Erensen


The adoption of 5G using mmWave spectrum in smartphones will create economies of scale for the technology and open it up for widespread use in other applications where cost, power consumption and performance limitations previously were prohibitive.

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Market Trend

  • The Adoption of 5G Using mmWave Creates Adjacent Opportunities
  • Opportunities for mmWave Technology Outside Smartphones
    • Economies of Scale From 5G Open mmWave to New Applications

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