• AT&T Gigabit Internet Coming to 11 More US Regions

    AT&T Gigabit Internet Coming to 11 More US Regions

    AT&T is bringing its gigabit Internet service to 11 new metro areas.AT&T first rolled out gigabit speeds in Austin, Texas in 2014.
  • Nokia, SK Broadband Testing 52Gbps Speeds in S. Korea

    Nokia, SK Broadband Testing 52Gbps Speeds in S. Korea

    With Google Fiber's 1 gigabit per second Internet connection, users can simultaneously stream five HD videos and surf the net or download an entire 14GB digital movie in less than two minutes.Now imagine what you could do with 52Gbps.
  • Qualcomm's X20 Modem Busts the Gigabit Barrier

    Qualcomm's X20 Modem Busts the Gigabit Barrier

    We haven't even seen the first gigabit LTE phones yet, but Qualcomm is already working on the second generation.With its X20 modem, announced today, the dominant mobile chip maker says it can push speeds of up to 1.
  • Samsung's First 10-Nanometer Chip Has Gigabit LTE

    Samsung's First 10-Nanometer Chip Has Gigabit LTE

    The first production chip to roll off Samsung's recently-opened 10-nanometer FinFET production line is the Exynos 9 Series 8895, and it will come embedded with a gigabit LTE modem, Samsung announced on Thursday.The new Exynos 9 chip supports five-carrier aggregation, a technology that increases data rates when more spectrum is available and makes gigabit speeds over LTE possible.
  • T-Mobile, Sprint Might Call Gigabit LTE '5G'

    T-Mobile, Sprint Might Call Gigabit LTE '5G'

    At press conferences introducing new network technologies here, execs from T-Mobile and Sprint demurred when asked whether they would brand their upgraded "gigabit" 4G LTE networks as "5G" in the future.I think that the gigabit LTE path that we're on is our path to 5G, [but] I think 5G is more than just gigabit LTE," Sprint CTO John Saw said.
  • ZTE's 'Gigabit Phone' Exists, Is Gigabit

    ZTE's 'Gigabit Phone' Exists, Is Gigabit

    BARCELONA—ZTE's announcement of a prototype "Gigabit Phone" confused us a few days ago here at MWC.But things got a little bit clearer when we went to ZTE's booth, and found that its "gigabit phone" prototype already exists and is in fact gigabit.
  • 6 Intriguing Phones From MWC You Can't Buy

    6 Intriguing Phones From MWC You Can't Buy

    Mobile World Congress should be about phones you can buy, and for the most part, it was.But there were also quite a few very nice-looking, powerful phones that will never hit US shores.
  • HTC U11 Is Sprint's First Gigabit Phone

    HTC U11 Is Sprint's First Gigabit Phone

    The new, squeezable HTC U11 will be the first Sprint phone to support gigabit LTE, Sprint and HTC confirmed at a press event this morning.At launch, the U11 will be the fastest phone on Sprint's network, but the carrier isn't playing up the U11's gigabit capabilities because it hasn't built out much of that network yet.