Mix the Xiaomi Mi 3 will receive the support of networks of the fifth generation. But 5G will begin only in 2019, writes The Verge.
Director of product management, Xiaomi is Donovan sung tweeted a photo of the smartphone Mi 3 Mix. In the picture you may notice that the phone works in 5G mode. Later, sung has confirmed that the Mi 3 Mix will work with the networks of the fifth generation, but with a slight restriction.
We’ve successfully tested 5G data connections on Xiaomi phones, and we can’t wait for the official rollout of 5G next year! 🎉🎉
5G download speeds are more than 10X faster than 4G speeds. What’s everyone looking forward to the most? ⚡ ⚡ this ⚡ app https://t.co/vLAH3wosni
— Donovan Sung (@donovansung) 3 Sep 2018
“We have successfully tested the 5G connection on phones from Xiaomi and we can’t wait for the official release of the 5G next year.
5G downloads data 10 times faster than 4G. What everyone’s looking forward to most,” said Donovan sung.
Xiaomi Mi 3 Mix to be released in October 2018. Support for 5G will depend on the country and standards which are used by operators, so the performance on the 5G Mix Mi 3 is not guaranteed worldwide.
In addition to Xiaomi, at the beginning of 2019 their smartphones with 5G release Huawei and LG. Lenovo has confirmed that the Moto Z3 will receive support through 5G module Mod Moto modem Snapdragon X50. About the plans of Apple and Samsung to produce phones with 5G unknown.