Hundreds of companies around the world prepare for the implementation of mobile networks of the fifth generation, and also preparing gadgets to work with the 5G.
The President of the Chinese division of the OPPO brain Shen wrote on his page in the social network Weibo that the smartphone manufactured by his company was the first in the world who could connect to the 5G network.
According to a top Manager, the first successful access to the Internet through the network of the fifth generation was done with a modified pre-production version presented at the beginning of this year, OPPO R15.
During testing of the specified device on his screen there was an icon 5G and managed to load the website OPPO. The company plans to first market release serial mobile for networks of the fifth generation.
The commercial launch of 5G networks and the emergence of the first smartphones with support for this technology is expected in 2019.