Page 1 of 8 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 106

Thread: 5G Ultra Wideband Speed Test Thread

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Sep 2017
    Location
    Northwest Arkansas
    Posts
    2,330
    Device(s)
    iPhone X🅂, Galaxy S10
    Carrier(s)
    AT&T Mobility & Verizon Wireless
    Feedback Score
    0

    5G Ultra Wideband Speed Test Thread

    Post all of your 5G speed tests here. This thread will start out as a focus on Fixed Wireless, then will migrate towards Mobile 5G when thatís released next year.

    Read more about Verizonís Fixed Wireless Service here: https://www.verizonwireless.com/5g/home/
    - Bentley



    AT&T's commercial 4G network, with LAA-LTE.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jul 2005
    Posts
    385
    Feedback Score
    0
    Whereís the punchline? 4 cities for rollout with very spotty coverage... This feels like a cruel joke...

    The reality is, Verizon doesnít even start selling home internet until Oct 1st, so it will be a few weeks. With little saturation, what it is today vs 2-3 years from now will likely be very different results.

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Nov 2014
    Posts
    2,195
    Feedback Score
    0
    Quote Originally Posted by fyrfyter View Post
    Whereís the punchline? 4 cities for rollout with very spotty coverage... This feels like a cruel joke...

    The reality is, Verizon doesnít even start selling home internet until Oct 1st, so it will be a few weeks. With little saturation, what it is today vs 2-3 years from now will likely be very different results.
    VZW 5G isnít real 5G.


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Jul 2017
    Posts
    295
    Feedback Score
    0
    Quote Originally Posted by macher52 View Post
    VZW 5G isnít real 5G.


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
    And you shouldn't be on Hofo....uneducated tard.


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Sep 2017
    Location
    Northwest Arkansas
    Posts
    2,330
    Device(s)
    iPhone X🅂, Galaxy S10
    Carrier(s)
    AT&T Mobility & Verizon Wireless
    Feedback Score
    0
    Quote Originally Posted by fyrfyter View Post
    Whereís the punchline? 4 cities for rollout with very spotty coverage... This feels like a cruel joke...

    The reality is, Verizon doesnít even start selling home internet until Oct 1st, so it will be a few weeks. With little saturation, what it is today vs 2-3 years from now will likely be very different results.
    Thatís how millimeter wave works. Itís not some flip of a switch that enables everything overnight. It requires lots of planning, deployment of small cells, DAS, etc. Thereís so much that goes into it all.

    If it could have been done at once, Iím sure Verizon would have opted to do so. But it canít.

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Sep 2017
    Location
    Northwest Arkansas
    Posts
    2,330
    Device(s)
    iPhone X🅂, Galaxy S10
    Carrier(s)
    AT&T Mobility & Verizon Wireless
    Feedback Score
    0
    Quote Originally Posted by macher52 View Post
    VZW 5G isnít real 5G.


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
    Seriously? How is it fake?

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Nov 2014
    Posts
    2,195
    Feedback Score
    0
    Quote Originally Posted by DevinRabey View Post
    And you shouldn't be on Hofo....uneducated tard.


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
    https://youtu.be/0rFXqWEmU3I


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

  8. #8
    Join Date
    Jul 2005
    Posts
    385
    Feedback Score
    0
    Quote Originally Posted by BentleyBeard View Post
    Thatís how millimeter wave works. Itís not some flip of a switch that enables everything overnight. It requires lots of planning, deployment of small cells, DAS, etc. Thereís so much that goes into it all.

    If it could have been done at once, Iím sure Verizon would have opted to do so. But it canít.
    I get it. just like 4G and 3G, etc. The killer here is the number of cells that have to be setup to make it all work. With as hilly as it is here, Iím betting they will have up to a 50% increase to make it all work. Iíd hate to see really mountainous terrain...

  9. #9
    Join Date
    Mar 2013
    Posts
    4,385
    Feedback Score
    0
    Quote Originally Posted by fyrfyter View Post
    Where’s the punchline? 4 cities for rollout with very spotty coverage... This feels like a cruel joke...

    The reality is, Verizon doesn’t even start selling home internet until Oct 1st, so it will be a few weeks. With little saturation, what it is today vs 2-3 years from now will likely be very different results.
    As someone recently said about 5G fixed wireless, Rome wasn't built in a day. Verizon wants the good PR from being first. I expect we will see "First with 5G" beaten to death in the coming months.

    Anything that is viable competition to the cable companies is a good thing. They deserve a big hurt from their decades of arrogance.

  10. #10
    Join Date
    Jul 2005
    Posts
    385
    Feedback Score
    0

    5G Ultra Wideband Speed Test Thread

    Quote Originally Posted by macher52 View Post
    https://youtu.be/0rFXqWEmU3I


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
    This video is crap, as is the affiliated tweet.

    5G NR is based upon both LTE and WiFi signal processes that already exist, which has helped accelerate its rollout. The first 3GPP 5G standard, is based on using the LTE core.

    This article is explains all of it.

    https://5g.co.uk/guides/what-is-5g-new-radio/

    This really sounds like someone from Qualcomm is butthurt, Verizon opted to buy Ericsson equipment, for 4G improvements and 5G rollout.

  11. #11
    Join Date
    May 2016
    Posts
    1,292
    Feedback Score
    0
    Quote Originally Posted by BentleyBeard View Post
    Post all of your 5G speed tests here.
    Why? Who made you king?
    When the first guy with fixed 5G will decide to post his results, he should make a tread about "post your 5G speed" and be the first in that thread.

  12. #12
    Join Date
    Jul 2017
    Posts
    295
    Feedback Score
    0
    Quote Originally Posted by SoNic67 View Post
    Why? Who made you king?
    When the first guy with fixed 5G will decide to post his results, he should make a tread about "post your 5G speed" and be the first in that thread.
    Not surw why it matters... He made the thread so its there.

    Sent from my SM-G955W using Tapatalk

  13. #13
    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    Posts
    840
    Feedback Score
    0

    5G Ultra Wideband Speed Test Thread

    Too early for this thread. Maybe next year weíll see screenshots of tests and more consistency lol. For now this gonna be crazy off topic. As the first few replies are any indication.

  14. #14
    Join Date
    Sep 2017
    Location
    Northwest Arkansas
    Posts
    2,330
    Device(s)
    iPhone X🅂, Galaxy S10
    Carrier(s)
    AT&T Mobility & Verizon Wireless
    Feedback Score
    0
    It's not early to create a thread like this. We have one for 4G as well. Fixed deployments begin in October.

    Sent from my SM-G950U1 using Tapatalk

  15. #15
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    In the wood's of Maryland's eastern shore.
    Posts
    727
    Carrier(s)
    Verizon
    Feedback Score
    0
    Proly about 12 people in each city will be able to get this service,does seem a bit premature.

Page 1 of 8 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 LastLast

Similar Threads

  1. Aug/SEPT 3G Speed Test Thread
    By ROLLTIDE in forum AT&T
    Replies: 58
    Last Post: 09-23-2008, 10:13 PM
  2. June ATT Speed Test thread
    By ROLLTIDE in forum AT&T
    Replies: 59
    Last Post: 08-28-2008, 11:27 PM
  3. Alltel June speed test thread
    By ROLLTIDE in forum ALLTEL
    Replies: 52
    Last Post: 07-29-2008, 09:00 AM
  4. Alltel Speed Test thread for May
    By ROLLTIDE in forum ALLTEL
    Replies: 80
    Last Post: 05-30-2008, 06:22 PM

Bookmarks