Samsung, the South Korean tech giant has revealed that it has successfully developed and tested ultra-high speed 5th generation (5G) wireless technology which makes possible to download an entire movie in a second.
In the test, the company used 64 antenna elements, which overcame the issue of “unfavourable propagation characteristics” that have prevented data traveling across long distances using the bands, making it possible to transmit data at a speed more than 1Gbps over a distance of two kilometers.
As per the company, the fifth-generation (5G) wireless technology offers speed several hundreds faster than existing 4G networks. It permits user to transmit the massive data files including high quality digital movies practically at higher speed without any limitation. As a result subscribers will be able to enjoy a wide range of services such as 3D movies and games, real-time streaming of ultra high-definition (UHD) content, and remote medical services with ease.