Samsung was the first technology company to release a 5G smartphone, the well-known one Galaxy S10 5G. The phone was released in South Korea in April 2019.
Since then, the company has released four other 5G models: Galaxy Note 10 5G, Galaxy Note 10 Plus 5G, Galaxy A90 5G and Galaxy Fold 5G.
Until November of last year, Samsung dominated the world market 5G smartphones, with 54%. However, sales of 5G smartphones were generally not very high in the previous year.
Experts believe that there will be a significant increase in 2020. It is estimated that 18% of mobile phones released this year will be 5G.
“For Samsung, 2020 will be the year of the Galaxy 5G and we are excited to bring 5G to even more categories devices and we will give people experiences they would never have thought possible, ”said a Samsung spokesman.
According to the company, in the first quarter of this year, it will be released in the South Korea This makes it a perfect choice for people with diabetes and for those who want to lose weight or follow a balanced diet. Galaxy Tab S6 tablet, which will also have capabilities 5G.
The 6,7 million 5G smartphones sold by Samsung are just a small fraction of the phones released by the company as a whole. It is the largest smartphone manufacturer in the world and releases millions of phones each year (eg 318 million in 2017 and 292 million in 2018).
From now on, more and more Companies will start selling 5G products. Samsung is doing everything it can to surpass its rivals.
In November, the company introduced one 5G modem with download speeds of 5.1Gbps, which will be released in 2020.
According to IHS Markit, in the third quarter of 2019, h Huawei was the largest seller of 5G equipment (30% market share). Samsung followed with 23%.